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Miami Sailing Week day 2 Melges 20 - Kiss maintains lead

by Melges 20 Class Association on 10 Mar 2012
Bacardi Miami Sailing Week Audi Melges 20 2012 JOY | International Audi Melges 20 Class Association - copyright http://melges20.com/
Bacardi Miami Sailing Week (BMSW) day 2 was as incredible as the first for the 40-strong Audi Melges 20 fleet.

PRO Bruce Golison fired off four heats enabling Michael Kiss on Bacio to hang on to his overnight lead. Paul Reilly's Red Sky Sailing Team remains in second. After a challenging day on the water, Marcus Eagan on Cajun Underwriting finished the day in third.

Warm temps, sunny skies, moderate breeze and classic Biscayne Bay conditions set the stage for round two of heavy competition.

The biggest winner of the day was Luke Mueller aboard Vaya Con Dios as he propelled himself, along with crew Luke Lawrence and JP Del Solar Goldsmith to victory in Race One and Three. His impressive performance catapulted him from ninth overall to fifth.

Gold Cup Champion Alessandro Rombelli on STIG rallied against the fleet to win Race 2, just ahead of fellow Italian countryman Renato Vallivero on Turnover.

The last race of the day went to Kiss.

Saturday will be the last day of racing in Miami. The breeze is expected to be even lighter, in the six-eight knot range.

One more race is scheduled.


Melges 20 website

 

Melges 20
    1. 13   USA 13 Bacio Audi Melges 20 Michael Kiss / chris rast/ willie mc bride 1 2 1 7 7 41/BFD 1 [41]   19.0
    2. 414   USA 414 Red Sky Audi Melges 20 Paul Reilly / andy burdick/ mchael kuscher/rally paul 9 1 3 3 9 4 3 [9]   23.0
    3. 176   USA 176 Cajun Underwriting Audi Melges 20 Marcus Eagan / andrew eigan / marc eigan 2 4 11 2 5 3 16 [16]   27.0
    4. 95   ITA 23 Blinsailing.com Audi Melges 20 Luca Lalli / Lorenzo Bressani/ Fedeerko mighetti/ lorenzo bressani 8 3 4 5 13 5 6 [13]   31.0
    5. 30   USA 30 Vaya Con Dios Audi Melges 20 Erik Post / like muller / luke zanrence 3 13 15 1 20 1 2/Protest [20]   35.0
    6. 220   ITA 220 Turnover Audi Melges 20 Renato Vallivero / marco perazzo / andrea pelci / renato vullivero 13 6 7 12 2 2 13 [13]   42.0
    7. 65   USA 65 STIG Audi Melges 20 Alessandro Rombelli / jonathan mckee / giorgio tortork / alesandro rombelli 19 7 2 28 1 7 7 [28]   43.0
    8. 43   USA 43 M&M Racing Team Audi Melges 20 Mary Anne Ward / sam rogers/ matt woodauth 6 21 5 17 11 6 4 [21]   49.0
    9. 27   USA 127 Flyer Audi Melges 20 Chuck Holzman / george peet / jeromy wilmont 7 10 14 4 31 13 9 [31]   57.0
    10. 147   USA 147 Cingliale Audi Melges 20 Robert Wilber / harcourt schutz / anthony kotoun 4 14 18 8 27 8 17 [27]   69.0
    11. 132   IVB 007 INTAC Audi Melges 20 Mark Plaxton / Peter Halinberg / Chris Busch 12 18 9 15 4 20 11 [20]   69.0
    12. 133   USA 133 Funner Audi Melges 20 Sid Gorham / Brad funk / dan morris 17 5 8 22 10 21 8 [22]   69.0
    13. 8   USA 08 Shimmer Audi Melges 20 Russell Lucas / herry malges/ bob koar 29 17 20 6 3 9 15 [29]   70.0
    14. 2   CAN 102 Touch2Play Audi Melges 20 Rob & Sandy Butler / martin kallman / sandy gutler 18 16 12 11 6 10 26 [26]   73.0
    15. 21   USA 21 FU Audi Melges 20 Marc Hollerbach / Brian Kamilar/ Scott Nixon 11 23 17 19 12 11 5 [23]   75.0
    16. 205   ITA 205 3Menda Audi Melges 20 Federico Albano / desiderio giulio/ giulia elba masotto / trani andres 5 12 13 18 19 41/BFD 10 [41]   77.0
    17. 214   USA 214 Lucky Audi Melges 20 Peter McChesney / Shane Zwingelberg/jen wolff / 23 8 6 16 16 18 29 [29]   87.0
    18. 50   ITA 50 Fremito D'Arja Audi Melges 20 Dario Levi / Andrea Casale/dario levi / stefano cagi 21 22 26 13 17 15 14 [26]   102.0
    19. 115   USA 115 Atlas Audi Melges 20 Brian and Melissa Hill / kylie mc millen/ jacob kavlin 10 27 16 9 23 25 20 [27]   103.0
    20. 12   USA 12 Mach Schnell Audi Melges 20 Kent Haeger / jack clayton / jim gluek 15 15 41/DNF 24 18 14 18 [41]   104.0
    21. 88   USA 088 Elevation racing Audi Melges 20 Anthony Tabb / Eric Wynsma / Justin Hood 22 11 27 10 15 26 25 [27]   109.0
    22. 157   ITA 157 REGGINI SAILING TEAM Audi Melges 20 Marco Franchini / Pietro Corbucci, Andrea Musone / musole andrea 31 28 29 14 14 24 12 [31]   121.0
    23. 167   ITA 167 Maolca Audi Melges 20 Manfredi Vianini Tolomei / manfredi vionini/ matteo velicogna/ loredo bodin 16 26 22 21 25 12 28 [28]   122.0
    24. 201   USA 201 Big Booty Audi Melges 20 Pat Eudy / john bouden / ed norton 27 24 21 20 22 16 19 [27]   122.0
    25. 207   USA 207 Velocity Audi Melges 20 Bruce Broussard / Mark foster / terry flinn 32 25 19 27 8 22 33 [33]   133.0
    26. 29   CAN 129 Bohica Audi Melges 20 Erwyn Naidoo / Mike Wolfs /Edwin Naidoo/Ross Seeley 28 9 24 31 29 41/BFD 21 [41]   142.0
    27. 186   USA 186 Details Audi Melges 20 Lance Smotherman / andy grom / mike hoey 20 31 23 32 21 23 31 [32]   149.0
    28. 187   USA 187 Tramp Audi Melges 20 Thomas Ritter / wally cron/ mike peseski / 25 20 30 23 28 41/BFD 24 [41]   150.0
    29. 19   USA 119 Patty o'forniture Audi Melges 20 Thomas Bowen / thomas bowen / jeff gerzen / anne hooper 41/DNC 29 32 26 24 19 23 [41]   153.0
    30. 17   USA 17 Blink 20/20 Audi Melges 20 John Arendshorst / john arensshat / dani rest / tea keller 24 30 28 29 30 41/BFD 22 [41]   163.0
    31. 666   CAN 666 Black Sheep Audi Melges 20 Jon Messenger / mark goodyear / jeremy edwards 14 19 10 41/DNC 41/DNC 41/DNC 41/DNC [41]   166.0
    32. 142   CAN 142 CAN142 Audi Melges 20 David Pollock / matt wallar / curtis florence 41/DNC 41/DNF 25 33 26 17 30 [41]   172.0
    33. 222   CAN 222 LLE Audi Melges 20 Paul Currie / nick mandolan/ stepehn jone 30 32 31 25 33 28 32 [33]   178.0
    34. 170   CAN 170 Batteries Not Required Audi Melges 20 Rhonda Joyce / ali mattew / gayle gray / philip 26 41/DNF 41/DNC 30 32 27 27 [41]   183.0
    35. 200   USA 200 Diesel Audi Melges 20 Tate Russack / jack russack / tate russack 41/DNF 41/DNF 41/DNC 34 34 41/DNF 41/DNS [41]   232.0
    36. 121   USA 121 USA 121 Audi Melges 20 Doug McLean 41/DNC 41/DNC 33 41/DNC 41/DNC 41/DNC 41/DNC [41]   238.0
    37. 128   USA 128 Murder Incorporated Audi Melges 20 Chip Till 41/DNC 41/DNC 41/DNC 41/DNC 41/DNC 41/DNC 41/DNC [41]   246.0
    38. 68   USA 068 Riot Audi Melges 20 Marc Ewing 41/DNC 41/DNC 41/DNC 41/DNC 41/DNC 41/DNC 41/DNC [41]   246.0
    39. 193   USA 193 Hip Shooter Audi Melges 20 John Hamilton 41/DNC 41/DNC 41/DNC 41/DNC 41/DNC 41/DNC 41/DNC [41]   246.0
    40. 217   USA 217 Slingshot Audi Melges 20 Wes Whitmyer Jr 41/DNC 41/DNC 41/DNC 41/DNC 41/DNC 41/DNC 41/DNC [41]   246.0

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