Watch: Punta del Este Wrap Up

​Race 2 wrap: The Commodore’s Cup from Portimao to Punta del Este

Race 2: The Commodore’s Cup was a true test of endurance, skill and nerve. 28 days of intense racing covering over 5,100 nautical miles, the race started in Portimão on 15 September. After an incredible inshore start from Marina de Portimão, where spectator vessels flocked to see the spectacle, the initial stages saw the fleet tackling light winds as the skippers…

BEACH CLEAN // ECO KERMESSE IN AID OF UNICEF

An impressively high number of Race Crew and Supporters took part in a beach clean to reinforce the shared message between the Yacht Club Punta del Este and the Clipper…

H.E. AMBASSADOR WANG VISITS CHINESE TEAMS

Wang Gang, H.E Ambassador of the People's Republic of China to Uruguay and a Government delegation from the Guangdong Province in South East China, saw the three Chinese Clipper Race team yachts at the Yacht Club Punta del Este and came aboard for a tour. The Ambassador and delegation were greeted by Clipper Race CEO William Ward OBE and Commodore…

TIMEZERO showcase TZ Professional to local contacts

In May of this year, TIMEZERO by MaxSea held a training session for all Skippers and AQPs who were gearing up for Race Start at the Clipper Race…

CLIPPER CONNECT BUSINESS SERIES: IMPORT AND EXPORT WITH LATIN AMERICA

The second event in the Clipper Connect Business Series for the 2019-20 edition took place on Thursday 17th October at the Yacht Club Punta del Este. It centered on a…

A taste of Uruguay

A lasting memory of the stopover in Punta del Este will be the warmth of the welcome and hospitality shown to the crew throughout the duration of their time in…

The Clipper Race engages with local community in Punta del Este

Throughout the stopover in Punta del Este, the Clipper Race participated in a number of events and activities to engage the local community, allowing thousands of people in the region to sample a taste of the Clipper Race and all that is involved in it. Schools Tours The Clipper Race hosted ten schools from the local area for tours aboard…

PORTIMÃO SHOWCASES TOURISM HIGHLIGHTS

Throughout the stopover, Portimão went above and beyond to prove why it is dubbed as the “last safe haven on the way to the Mediterranean’’. From the moment the yachts…

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