Nordic Trophy for Melges 24

Four Nordic Melges 24 class unions in Sweden , Finland, Denmark and Norway have joined to a league that has been named North European Express Championship Cup (NEECC) - Nordic Trophy. Four regattas included in the league are the respective countries' national championships.

13-15 June , Finnish Open Championship , Helsinki

1-3 August, Swedish Open Championship , Bastad

22-24 August, Danish Open Championship , Frederikshavn

5-7 September , Norwegian Open Championship , Larvik

 

Melges 24 class has been strengthened in Northern Europe in recent years and the various national championships in the Nordic countries held last year with about 30 participant boats. The Nordic league plans to attract more boats from Germany , Holland and Estonia where there are strong Melges 24 presence. The fact that the Melges 24 World Cup 2015 will be held in Denmark is expected to make to the class increases further in the Nordic countries.