JOIN US IN SYDNEY FOR CLIPPER ROUND THE WORLD YACHT RACE TRAINING, CORPORATE EVENTS AND ICONIC OFFSHORE RACES
The Clipper Round the World Yacht Race is the world’s longest ocean race, where amateur sailors from over 40 countries race all or part of a 40,000 nautical mile global circuit.
The Sydney base offers training to Clipper Race crew and also to non-race crew who want to learn to sail on a big boat. Clipper Ventures Australia also offers corporate sailing events tailored to clients’ needs which provide stimulating, hand on opportunities for building relationships, inspiring teams, and for raising leadership performances outside the average meeting room environment.
Clipper Ventures Australia also takes part in iconic local races such as the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race. Click here to find out more about corporate packages or participation in local races.
Perth International Boat Show
22 Sep 2017 - 25 Sep 2017
The Clipper Round the World Yacht Race is looking for adventurers. Have you got what it takes? Visit us at STAND 11 & 12 and hear from Clipper Race crew members about the selection process, training, the race, fleet, stopovers, personal logistics and most importantly the race crew. People like…See Full Details
Greet the Fleet - Fremantle
21 Nov 2017 - 25 Nov 2017
Welcome the crew as they arrive in Fremantle following their 4,754nM race across the Southern Ocean.See Full Details
OPEN TOURS OF THE CLIPPER 70 FLEET
27 Nov 2017 - 30 Nov 2017
A Clipper 70 is not for the faint-hearted. Tour the stripped out ocean racing yachts above and below deck and talk to Race Crew about their adventure.See Full Details
Public Talk - Fremantle
29 Nov 2017 / 1800
Join us for a behind the scenes insight into the Clipper Race from a circumnavigator. You’ll either walk away inspired or scared. One thing you won’t be is bored.Booking details TBC.See Full Details
Race Departure from Fremantle
02 Dec 2017 / 1430
Don’t miss this photo opportunity. Join crew, friends and family to witness the fleet’s departure and the start of the all-Australian leg as they continue their remarkable race around the world.See Full Details
Gold Coast Australia
Gold Coast Australia
The Australian Training Team
The training centre in Sydney allows Race Crew members from any part of the wold the option to complete three out of the four compulsory levels of Clipper Race training in Australia. The fourth level of training takes place in the UK after Crew Allocation.
The training team are always on hand to assist you with any questions regarding your training. There is also useful information available in the Race Crew Manual.
Important information about each of the Race Crew training levels can be viewed here.
“This is the only race that is open to non professional sailors and gives them the chance to conquer the Everest of the Seas, a circumnavigation of the globe. It’s no surprise that the Australians have risen to the challenge.”SIR ROBIN KNOX-JOHNSTON