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Clipper Round the World Yacht Race - Skippers reflect on a tough Leg 5 By Clipper Ventures, , 11:42 PM Tue 11 Mar 2014
In the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race, the remaining yachts have all finished racing, with Switzerland, Henri Lloyd, Qingdao, Old Pulteney, Team Garmin, OneDLL, Jamaica Get All Right and PSP Logistics all motor sailing towards Qingdao after Race 9.1 ended. ...[more]


Clipper Round the World Race - Great Britain sets time into Qingdao By Ruth Harrington, , 12:42 AM Tue 11 Mar 2014
In the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race, the first teams have started to arrive in Qingdao, China, following one of the most challenging legs of the edition of the race: Great Britain, Mission Performance and Derry~Londonderry~Doire arrived at the Olympic Sailing Center this morning (10 March) local time. ...[more]


Clipper Round the World Yacht Race - Stuck in a wind hole By Clipper Ventures, , 12:27 AM Tue 11 Mar 2014
In the Clipper Round the World Race, with the wind dying right off, several teams are reporting being stuck in a wind hole and doing everything they can to keep the yachts moving. After strong winds of 60 plus knots and big waves for the last five days, the skippers and crews are finding the light sailing conditions extremely frustrating as they race to Chinese Olympic sailing centre, Qingdao. ...[more]


Clipper Yacht Race fleet fight to be fastest into Qingdao By Clipper Ventures, , 10:51 PM Sun 9 Mar 2014
In the Clipper Round The World Yacht Race 2013-14, with the wind dropping and conditions easing, the yachts in the middle of the fleet have increased their sail plans as they race to be the fastest boat into Qingdao. ...[more]


Clipper Round the World Yacht Race fleet close in on Qingdao By Clipper Ventures, , 12:53 AM Sun 9 Mar 2014
In the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race 2013-14 the wind has abated slightly and the waves have decreased marginally, providing a little respite to the crews as they close in on Qingdao. ...[more]


Clipper Round the World Race - Fleet battle headwinds up to 60 knots By Clipper Ventures, , 6:41 AM Sat 8 Mar 2014
In the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race, the crews are battling through headwinds of up to 60 knots with short, sharp waves, steep angles and cold conditions making for extremely demanding racing. Some teams have hoisted the Yankee 3, getting rid of the storm jib, but were forced to take it down again because the wind was too powerful. ...[more]


Clipper Round the World Yacht Race - Ladies tackle Mother Nature By Marina Thomas, , 4:47 AM Sat 8 Mar 2014
Ahead of International Women’s Day tomorrow, Mother Nature’s toughest conditions are being taken on by nurses, marketing managers, housewives, PAs, engineers and lawyers from around the globe who are taking part in the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race. ...[more]


Clipper Round the World Yacht Race - Fleet face tough conditions By Clipper Ventures, , 11:07 PM Thu 6 Mar 2014
In the Clipper Round The World Yacht Race, powerful headwinds, steep waves, an adverse current and busy shipping lanes are making conditions very unpleasant on the yachts as they beat towards Qingdao. ...[more]


Clipper Round the World Yacht Race - Strong winds return By Clipper Ventures, , 11:40 PM Wed 5 Mar 2014
In the Clipper Round The World Yacht Race, the wind has strengthened overnight and the teams are back to beating into 35 to 40 knots of wind, with four yachts clear of the notorious Taiwan Strait. Sail plans have become conservative with storm sails hoisted and three reefs in the main with conditions rough because of the short, choppy seas the Strait is known for. ...[more]


Clipper Round the World Yacht Race – Conditions ease off for the fleet By Clipper Ventures, , 11:50 PM Tue 4 Mar 2014
In the Clipper Round The World Yacht Race, the wind and the sea have eased right off, with the yachts beating into about 10 knots of wind after speeds of 40 knots yesterday. The elongated 1,000-mile long Ocean Sprint to China is seeing each yacht performing in its own individual time trial as they set off at different times after repairs were carried out in Hong Kong. ...[more]


Clipper Round The World Race – Sir Robin Knox-Johnston on the restart By Marina Thomas, , 12:55 AM Tue 4 Mar 2014
In the Clipper Round The World Yacht Race 2013-14, Sir Robin Knox-Johnston, Chairman and Founder of the Clipper Race, has repaired the forestay bottlescrews of nine of the 12-strong Clipper 70 fleet with the rest being completed over the next day. ...[more]


Clipper Round the World Race – Race 9 restarts in strong head winds By Clipper Ventures, , 12:23 AM Tue 4 Mar 2014
Race 9 of the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race has restarted, with strong head winds, a solid current and rough seas around the entrance to the Taiwan Strait, warming up the crews for what they will face over the coming weeks. ...[more]


Quick Clipper pitstop in Hong Kong By Guy Nowell, Editor, Sail-World Asia, Hong Kong , 3:40 PM Mon 3 Mar 2014
Clipper GREAT Britain arrived at RHKYC Middle Island at 0752 on Saturday morning, and at 0906h was pronounced ready to go again by Sir Robin Knox-Johnston. Racing in the Clipper fleet was cancelled when first one, and then three, forestay bottlescrews failed en route Singapore-Qingdao. 'There are always teething problems with new boats… this is just one of those things that need looking at,' said ...[more]


The Clipper Race - Yachts restart Race nine to Qingdao, China By Ruth Harrington, , 1:25 PM Mon 3 Mar 2014
2013 - 14 Clipper Round the World Yacht Race - The first nine yachts of the Clipper Race fleet have departed Hong Kong and restarted Race nine after completing repairs to the forestay bottlescrews. ...[more]


The Clipper Race 2014- First yachts arrive in Hong Kong By Ruth Harrington, , 2:35 PM Sun 2 Mar 2014
2013 - 14 Clipper Round the World Yacht Race - The first yachts have started to arrive at the Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club on Middle Island, Deep Water Bay, Hong Kong this morning local time (UTC+8). ...[more]


Clipper Race - Switzerland crew learn astronavigation as teams prep By Ruth Harrington, , 1:55 PM Wed 26 Feb 2014
2013 - 14 Clipper Round the World Yacht Race - Crews have been taking advantage of downtime while motorsailing towards Hong Kong to learn new skills whilst carrying our drills and doing maintenance. ...[more]


The Clipper Race - Hong Kong arrival window and updated Qingdao ETAs By Ruth Harrington, , 1:50 PM Wed 26 Feb 2014
2013 - 14 Clipper Round the World Yacht Race - After Race nine was halted yesterday as a precaution due to the failure of three of the forestay bottlescrews the fleet is now making steady progress to Hong Kong. ...[more]


The Clipper Race - Ollie Phillips continues rugby journey By Ruth Harrington, , 3:11 PM Tue 25 Feb 2014
2013 - 14 Clipper Round the World Yacht Race - Continuing his mission to unite rugby and sailing communities as he races round the world, former England Sevens Captain Ollie Phillips wasted no time getting back into rugby business when he arrived in Singapore for the end of Race eight of the Clipper Race. ...[more]


Clipper Round the World Yacht Race - Current race halted By Ruth Harrington, , 1:15 AM Tue 25 Feb 2014
In the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race, owing to the failure of three of the forestay bottles crews in the fleet of twelve Clipper 70s, the fleet has been instructed to stop racing as a precaution and make its way to Hong Kong. ...[more]


Clipper Round the World Yacht Race - Neck and neck battle By Clipper Ventures, , 12:15 AM Tue 25 Feb 2014
In the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race, Great Britain is currently leading the fleet having recently tacked off to the east, followed by Henri Lloyd and Derry~Londonderry~Doire in third, just six miles behind the leaders. ...[more]


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