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Registration open for the 2024 Melges 24 US Nationals Santa Barbara

by U.S. Melges 24 Class Association 7 Feb 08:10 PST July 12-14, 2024
Melges 24 US Nationals Santa Barbara © Santa Barbara Yacht Club

Registration is officially open for the 2024 Melges 24 U.S. National Championship set to take place in beautiful Santa Barbara, California and hosted by the historic Santa Barbara Yacht Club on July 12 through 14, 2024.

The Santa Barbara channel offers 50 miles of unparalleled scenery. It is bordered by the Channel Islands National Park to the south and the 'American riviera' to the north. In July, the venue typically provides a sea breeze of 12-18 knots from the WSW but has a variety of wind conditions and average temperatures of 76 degrees.

The city of Santa Barbara is one of Southern California's top family vacation destinations and offers a wide range of options for racers and their shore crew. Register now to take part in this incredible opportunity which is also an excellent lead up to the 2024 Melges 24 World Championship just a few weeks later in San Francisco, CA on August 17-24!

The U.S. Melges 24 National Championship and 2024 World Championship are 2024 North American Sailing Series events.

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