The newest addition to the ILYA scow family, the Melges 17 is a streamlined racer geared for speed. Designed to be sailed comfortably by a crew of two, the Melges 17 features advanced controls, an asymmetrical spinnaker, self-stepping mast, and a "supermodel" sail profile. With over 80 boats nationwide, the rapidly growing class is sure to be a favorite for father/son, husband/wife, siblings, or couples teams.
Pewaukee Yacht Club Perpetual Trophy
2014 ILYA Melges 17 Class Champions
Skipper - RJ Porter
Crew - Vincent Porter
sailing from Lake Geneva Yacht Club
on "Full Throttle"
The inaugural Melges 17 ILYA Championship was held in 2007 on Pewaukee Lake, Wis.,
hosted by Pewaukee Yacht Club.