SPOTLIGHT ON: PUNTA DEL ESTE

A spectacularly close finish to the longest ever leg of the Clipper Race from Liverpool, UK, to Punta del Este, Uruguay, saw nine of the twelve Clipper Race teams…

​GREAT BRITISH BUSINESS

Race Partner, the GREAT Britain campaign, used the Race Start in Liverpool to reaffirm the Government’s commitment to the Northern Powerhouse initiative. Hosting their third quarterly meeting in Liverpool with the new Northern Powerhouse Minister Jake Berry MP, and Mark Garnier MP, Parliamentary Undersecretary of State for the Department for International Trade. Hosted at TATE Liverpool, this partner event,…

MEDIA SPOTLIGHT

Throughout Race Start week, Liverpool became a hive of activity with local, national and international press all in attendance. We are pleased to reveal that the activity has amounted to…

CLIPPER 2017-18 RACE START

The biggest ever edition of the Clipper Race, got underway on the River Mersey, Liverpool, in front of thousands of spectators, and was nothing short of spectacular. With a short inshore circuit getting the race underway, Dare to Lead led the way over the line on the course’s return loop with Garmin less than half a boat length behind. Greenings …

​LAUNCH: Clipper Connect Business Series

The evening was a joint event between Clipper Venture’s official business club: Clipper Connect and Liverpool city’s Mayoral 100 Club, a business initiative supporting Liverpool’s cultural events programme. The first event…

​INTERNATIONAL DELEGATIONS

The Clipper 2017-18 Race Start proved to be one of great international success, with delegations travelling from Sanya, Seattle, Qingdao and Uruguay, and more locally, Northern Ireland, to be part…

​ENGAGING THE PUBLIC

Liverpool was buzzing last week as locals and tourists descended on Albert Dock to the Clipper Race Village to catch a glimpse of the Clipper Race fleet. Unicef, Henri Lloyd, Garmin,…

​NAMING CEREMONIES

One of the highlights of Race Start week in Liverpool was the official naming of all 12 of the Clipper Race yachts. Race partners invited business guests and the Race Crew to celebrate each yacht’s Naming Ceremony – a much loved tradition of the Race Start week by all involved, officially signifying the start of each yacht’s journey. Clipper Race Wine…

​MARRIOT SIGN AS TEAM SUPPORTER

Unveiling the partnership during its official yacht naming ceremony, Visit Seattle revealed that the Marriott International hotel group is oining its network of Team Supporters for the 2017-18 race.. …

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