Melges 24 European Sailing Series 2021 Estonian Lenny takes the overall and Corinthian victory in Riva

Tõnu Tõniste’s Lenny EST790 – Melges 24 European Sailing Series 2021 – Event 2 Riva del Garda, Italy – ©IM24CA/ZGN/Barracuda Communication
July 25, 2021 – Riva del Garda, Italy – The second event of the Melges 24 European Sailing Series 2021, considered also Act 4 of the Italian Melges24Tour 2021, finished in Riva del Garda today, where two final races were held to constitute the series of nine. Garda played tricks, showing both the usual face and presenting also tricky conditions for the Melges 24 fleet of eighteen teams from nine countries. Three days of racing and three different leaders, where Estonian Tõnu Tõniste’s team on Lenny managed to climb to the top on final day, taking overall and Corinthian victory. Italian Paolo Brescia’s Melgina follows second and the podium is completed by German Peter Karrie’s Nefeli.

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