Melges 24 World Championship - More images by Chuck Lantz

2013 Melges 24 World Championship - SF local Jeff Madrigali, Olympic sailing medalist, led after the first day’s racing, but bad luck on Day Two dropped his boat Mikey to 14th at the end of the regatta
Enjoy these additional Melges 24 World Championship photos by Sail-World photographer Chuck Lantz (San Francisco, CA).

79 Melges 24s hit the line on Day One of the 2013 Melges 24 World Championship

Upupup and Brio, full tilt on Day One of the 2013 Melges 24 World Championship

11 Upupup and 19 Red Hot Chile giving surrounding boats a basic port/starboard lesson - 2013 Melges 24 World Championship

02 Nothing Ventured, 45 Brio, 12 Twelve Happy Thoughts and 51 Maka'ala - 2013 Melges 24 World Championship

Day One of the 2013 Melges 24 Worlds. Good breeze and clear skies.

Race One, Day One start of the 2013 Melges 24 Worlds

2013 Melges 24 World Championship - David Buck and crew on Don't Pass The Buck

Melges 24 scramble at the mark - 2013 Melges 24 World Championship

09 Relentless and 47 Gnarly Rucca, day one - 2013 Melges 24 World Championship

Day One of the 2013 Melges 24 Worlds. Choppy and good wind

Brian Porter and his Full Throttle crew - 2013 Melges 24 World Champions