CLIMATE DATA INITIATIVE LAUNCHED IN PARTNERSHIP WITH UNESCO-IOC

The Clipper 2019-20 Race has been engaging in research efforts, collecting ocean and weather data, over the last two legs of the race. The data collection is being utilised around…

RACE 4 WRAP - MARLOW SOUTHERN OCEAN SLEIGH RIDE

Race 4 in the Clipper 2019-20 Race, named the Marlow Southern Ocean Sleigh Ride was a 4,750 nautical mile endurance test from Cape Town, South Africa to Fremantle, Australia and included the Scoring Gate and Dell Latitude Rugged Ocean Sprint, as opportunities to gain bonus points. Line slipping from the spectacular V&A Waterfront started at 1200 local time, shortly followed by…

ROYAL ALBERT DOCK CONFIRMED FOR UNFORGETTABLE FINALE

The Clipper Round the World Yacht Race has announced the Clipper 2019-20 Race Finish will be held at Royal Albert Dock (RAD) in the heart of the capital's Royal Docks.…

Clipper Race Crew enjoy the best that Fremantle has to offer

With 250 Race Crew and their supporters descending on Fremantle, there was plenty on offer for them all to explore and discover what makes Fremantle such a popular and sought-after tourist destination. There were trips to Rottnest Island, Fremantle Prison and the Little Creatures Brewery, all must-see destinations in their own right. The crew present in Fremantle represented 30 different…

CHINESE CONSUL GENERAL PRAISES CITY PARTNERSHIPS

With Chinese representation in the Clipper Race higher than ever before and three Chinese team entries showcasing the destinations of Qingdao , Sanya and Zhuhai ,…

Marlow Ropes and AST use Fremantle as hub for Australian activity

Two Official Suppliers chose Fremantle to leverage their partnerships by engaging local clients through the Clipper Race platform. Marlow Ropes are the longest-standing supplier…

SPINLOCK OFFER VALUABLE PRODUCT SERVICING

Myles Uren, Product Manager for Spinlock, was in Cape Town to conduct scheduled servicing on all Spinlock Deckvest VITO lifejackets in use on the 2019-20 edition of the Clipper Race.…

UNICEF SOUTH AFRICA SHOWCASES ISIBINDI SAFE PARK

During the Cape Town stopover, a group of 20 crew, from across the fleet, visited the Isibindi Safe Park, a very special programme supported by Clipper Race Charity Partner Unicef. The aim of this project visit was to reward active fundraisers for their efforts on fundraising for Unicef through the Clipper Race journey, whilst to also bring to life the…

DARE TO LEAD CELEBRATE HERITAGE

Dirk Van Daele brings together former crew from the Dare To Lead concept in their hometown It was a day of emotional reunions and introductions in Cape Town today as former…

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