Don Jesberg Is Corinthian World Champion

Congratulations to Don Jesberg and the crew of Viva on winning the Sperry Top-Sider Corinthian Melges 24 World Championship 2013.  Corinthian results

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Provisional Overall Results Posted

The provisional overall results are now posted.  Corinthians will follow shortly.

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Congratulations to Brian Porter’s Full Throttle on winning the Sperry Top-Sider Melges 24 World Championship 2013!!!

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Sperry Top-Sider Melges 24 Worlds Championship 2013 Day 4-Race 9-Finish

Thrilling last leg!

46-Full Throttle-Brian Porter came home fourth. 

41-Blu Moon-Flavivo Favini nearly sailed around
a bunch of boats at the line to snatch fifth
but in the end couldn’t do it and ended up sixth. 

Which makes Brian Porter’s Full Throttle the world champions. 

Finish positions Race 9

27-West Marine Rigging/New England Rope-Bora Gulari
23-Soffe2-Kim Christensen
48-Maidollis-Giovanni Pizzatti
46-Full Throttle-Brian Porter
01-Audi-Richardo Simoneschi
29-Rock n Roll- Argyle Campbell
41-Blu Moon-Flavio Favini

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Sperry Top-Sider Melges 24 Worlds Championship 2013 Day 4-Race 9 Final Run

Wind 5-6 knots

23-Soffe 2-Kim Christensen went hard right and now in a battle for the lead with 27-West Marine Rigging/New England Ropes-Bora Gulari.

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Sperry Top-Sider Melges 24 Worlds Championship 2013 Day 4 -Day 9 Final Windward Gate

46-Full Throttle-Brian Porter up to second

41-Blu Moon-Flavio Favini up to sixth

Roundings:
27-West Marine Rigging/New England Ropes-Bora Gulari
46-Full Throttle-Brian Porter
48-Maidollis-Giovanni Pizzatti
23-Soffe 2-Kim Christensen
29-Rock n Roll-Argyle Campbell
41-Blue Moon-Flavio Favini
37-Rose Bud-Terry Hutchinson
01-Audi-Richardo Simoneschi
34-Roger That-Cameron Miles
60-TBD-Matt MacGregor

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Sperry Top-Sider Melges 24 Worlds Championship 2013 Day 4 – Race 9 Leeward Gate

Full Throttle looking comfortable in third and leading
championship at this point by our calculations. 
27-West Marine Rigging/New England Ropes-Bora Gulari
now leading which would move them up overall standings
if they hold it. 
Blu Moon made up 8 places on that down wind so don’t count
them out. They are now in 7th, four places behind 46-Full ThrottleBrian Porter. 

Also 27-West Marine Rigging/New England Ropes-Bora Gulari and
46-Full Throttle-Brian Porter went to the right hand side
gate mark while 41 went left. 

Roundings:
27-West Marine Rigging/New England Ropes-Bora Gulari
48-Maidollis-Giovanni Pizzatti
46-Full Throttle-Brian Porter
23-Soffe 2-Kim Christensen
29-Rock n Roll- Argyle Campbell
41-Blu Moon-Flavio Favini
11-upupup- Bo Boje Pendersen
37-Rose Bud-Terry Hutchinson
01-Audi-Richardo Simoneschi
18-Altea-Andrea Racchelli

On the water updates from Event Press Officer Justin Chisholm

 

 

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