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Clipper Round the World Yacht Race fleet contemplate tactics By Isabel Hokken, , 9:35 PM Mon 25 Jun 2012
Clipper 2011-12 Round the World Yacht Race fleet are on day ten of race thirteen from Nova Scotia to Derry-Londonderry. The teams are busy studying weather files and contemplating tactics once again, in a bid to find the fastest route to the finish line in Northern Ireland. ...[more]


Clipper Round the World - Gold Coast Australia starts Ocean Sprint By Isabel Hokken, , 9:29 PM Sun 24 Jun 2012
Clipper 2011-12 Round the World Yacht Race fleet are on day nine of race thirteen from Nova Scotia to Derry-Londonderry. It’s been ‘another day in the office’ for the teams over the past 24 hours with 25 knots of headwind, slamming into waves and living at a 30 degree angle the norm for ocean racing in the North Atlantic. ...[more]


Clipper Round the World Race fleet battle in tough sailing conditions By Ruth Harrington, , 9:24 PM Sat 23 Jun 2012
Clipper Round the World Yacht Race teams continue to fight it out in the toughest of sailing conditions brought on by a tropical storm in the Atlantic Ocean, nothing could dampen the team’s determination to win valuable extra points at the Scoring Gate. Visit Finland, which is currently in second place on the overall leader board, was the third entry to reach the optional Scoring Gate yesterday ...[more]


Clipper Round the World Yacht Race fleet fight through tropical storm By Ruth Harrington, , 11:02 PM Fri 22 Jun 2012
Clipper 2011-12 Round the World Yacht Race - It has been an eventful 24 hours for the ten strong fleet of racing yachts. With a tropical storm threatening to hamper the fleet’s progress, it seems nothing will stand in the way of the teams’ individual determination to win that coveted podium position, and those valuable extra points. ...[more]


Clipper Round the World Race fleet prepare for challenging conditions By Amy Martindale, , 9:44 PM Thu 21 Jun 2012
Clipper 2011-12 Round the World Yacht Race fleet are on day six of race thirteen from Nova Scotia to Derry-Londonderry. What a difference a day makes in the life of an ocean racer as the ten international teams have been doing all they can to keep approaching tropical storm ‘Chris’ at bay. ...[more]


Clipper Round the World Yacht Race - Light headwinds plague fleet By Amy Martindale, , 9:27 PM Wed 20 Jun 2012
Clipper Round the World Yacht Race fleet continue to tack their way across the North Atlantic Ocean, hard going through the fog and light headwinds that have plagued the fleet over the last 24 hours. With a firm eye on the weather reports to define their tactics, each team has been working carefully through its sail wardrobe in a bid to catch the breeze ...[more]


Clipper Round the World Yacht Race teams on full lookout By Isabel Hokken, , 8:33 PM Tue 19 Jun 2012
Clipper 2011-12 Round the World Yacht Race fleet has hit the infamous fog around the Grand Banks, Newfoundland in the North Atlantic. The air is damp, skies are grey and visibility for most of the day has been less than 100 yards according to reports from the Clipper Race skippers. ...[more]


Clipper Round the World Race fleet prepare for Scoring Gate dash By Amy Martindale, , 9:58 PM Mon 18 Jun 2012
Clipper 2011-12 Round the World Yacht Race fleet are on day three of race thirteen from Nova Scotia to Derry-Londonderry. It has been another eventful 24 hours for the teams racing across the North Atlantic. While the winds have eased off slightly along with the spur of sea sickness, thoughts have turned to tactics overnight. ...[more]


Clipper Round the World Yacht Race fleet re-adjust to life on board By Isabel Hokken, , 9:19 PM Sun 17 Jun 2012
Clipper 2011-12 Round the World Yacht Race fleet are on day two of race thirteen from Nova Scotia to Derry-Londonderry. The last 24 hours has seen the teams beating up wind in the North Atlantic. After two days back at sea, the fleet are getting used to the day-to-day challenges of ocean racing again. ...[more]


Clipper Round the World Yacht Race fleet head to Derry-Londonderry By Isabel Hokken, , 10:23 PM Sat 16 Jun 2012
Clipper 2011-12 Round the World Yacht Race fleet have set sail on the first day of race thirteen from Nova Scotia to Derry-Londonderry after a short stop in Halifax. It was an exciting start to the 2,350-mile Atlantic crossing as the teams yesterday afternoon (GMT) lined up at the inshore start line with only minutes to spare. ...[more]


Clipper Round the World Yacht Race - Fleet head from Canada to Ireland By Isabel Hokken, 5:41 AM Sat 16 Jun 2012
In the Clipper 11-12 Round the World Yacht Race, the atmosphere was highly charged as the ten strong fleet of racing yachts started their last ocean crossing. The teams left Nova Scotia, Canada this afternoon (GMT) destined for Derry-Londonderry, where a ten day homecoming festival has been organised to celebrate the fleet’s stopover in Northern Ireland. ...[more]


Clipper Round the World Yacht Race - Gains and losses By Amy Martindale, , 11:53 PM Mon 11 Jun 2012
Clipper 2011-12 Round the World Yacht Race fleet are on the fifth day of race twelve from New York to Nova Scotia. It has been an exciting and highly tactical 24 hours for the ten strong fleet of 68-foot ocean racing, as the battle for a more favourable leader board position draws to a close. ...[more]


Clipper Round the World Yacht Race fleet locked in battle By Ruth Harrington, , 12:29 AM Mon 11 Jun 2012
Clipper 2011-12 Round the World Yacht Race fleet are on the fourth day of race twelve from New York to Nova Scotia. It has been another night of competitive racing for the ten-strong fleet of racing yachts. With just over 100 miles until race finish in Nova Scotia, the fleet continue to battle it out for that coveted podium position and crucial points. ...[more]


Clipper Round the World Yacht Race - Tension within the fleet By Ruth Harrington, , 2:16 AM Sun 10 Jun 2012
Clipper 2011-12 Round the World Yacht Race - It has been another day of competitive, tactical sailing for the ten-strong fleet, as the fight for vital points in the final leg of the race are high on everyone’s mind. Stuart Jackson, skipper of the De Lage Landen captured the tension within the fleet, ‘The incredibly close racing is keeping everyone on their toes' ...[more]


Clipper Round the World Yacht Race fleet head for Nova Scotia By Amy Martindale, , 1:17 AM Sat 9 Jun 2012
Clipper 2011-12 Round the World Yacht Race fleet are on the second day of race twelve from New York to Nova Scotia. The ten-strong fleet of 68-foot ocean racing yachts launched into a competitive ‘Le Mans’-style start out of the Hudson River in New York at 2341 UTC yesterday. ...[more]


Clipper Round the World Race - A salute to Queen’s Diamond Jubilee By Isabel Hokken, 5:41 AM Mon 4 Jun 2012
In the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race, 10 British registered 68 foot yachts formed up into a spectacular ‘Parade of Sail’ in New York with the lead boats flying huge Great Britain spinnaker sails in a salute to Her Majesty The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee. ...[more]


Clipper Round the World Race - Fleet complete Race 11 to New York By Isabel Hokken, , 5:23 AM Tue 29 May 2012
All of the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race fleet have completed Race 11, from Panama to New York, over a period of fifteen hours with podium places going to Gold Coast Australia, followed by Visit Finland and De Lage Landen. The full Clipper Race fleet of ten matched 68-foot ocean racing yachts has now mustered at Liberty Landing, New Jersey, opposite the iconic Manhattan skyline before its ...[more]


Clipper Round the World Race - Ninth victory for Gold Coast Australia By Isabel Hokken, , 1:02 AM Mon 28 May 2012
Clipper 2011-12 Round the World Yacht Race fleet are on the thirteenth day of race eleven from Panama to New York. Gold Coast Australia, the Australian entry, has secured it’s ninth win out of eleven races into New York this morning (GMT). 'I am elated with winning this race as at different stages in the race it could have been won by any of the yachts in the fleet.' skipper, Richard Hewson ...[more]


Clipper Round the World Yacht Race fleet battle for podium positions By Heather Ewing, , 2:35 AM Sun 27 May 2012
Clipper 2011-12 Round the World Yacht Race fleet are on the twelfth day of race eleven from Panama to New York. 'With such a short time racing left it will certainly be a nerve racking finish,' explains Visit Finland’s Clipper Round the World Yacht Race skipper, Olly Osborne. ...[more]


Clipper Round the World Yacht Race fleet sprint towards Leg 7 finish By Heather Ewing, , 1:34 AM Sat 26 May 2012
Clipper Round the World Yacht Race - It has been an exciting 24 hours of close racing for the fleet with only ten miles separating the current first and second place rivals Gold Coast Australia and Visit Finland. With around 24 hours until race finish near New York, Skipper Richard Hewson explains his tactical manoeuvres that have allowed the Australian entry to steal back poll position ...[more]


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