Melges 14 on foils

The Melges 14 dinghy is a versatile dinghy suitable for 1 or 2 people.

​It is ideally suited for foiling due to its wide beam providing excellent righting moment required for upwind foiling and is now possible to foil with a Glide Free Kit.

​It takes off in just 6-7kts of wind and can be sailed in both displacement and foiling modes.

A versatile foiling dinghy!

The kit contains:


How to Manual

Glide Free Foils provides extensive documentation including documents, manuals and videos... read more

Coaching tips and tricks

Glide Free Foils also provides coaching support and tips including Technical articles and... read more

Technical support

Foils deflect the water downwards as the boat moves forward – the upper surface also sucks the water... read more

Test sail and Training centres

A key part of learning to foil is good instruction right from the beginning. We recommend the RYA Foiling Courses conduced at RYA centres.

You can also visit the Andrew Simpson Foundation coaching centres such as Lake Garda where you can test sail a foiling Laser, Aero. Melges 14 or Bic today, all using our Glide Free Foiling kits.