With our twelve new Clipper Race Skippers all working hard, preparing for the 2017-18 race, we caught up with the winner of the 2015-16 edition, Olivier Cardin, to find out his advice for the new Skippers and what he is up to now.

Clipper 2015-16 Race Winner Wishes New Skippers Well

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Continuing our Clipper 2017-18 Race Skipper introductions, meet Lance Shepherd.

Meet Clipper 2017-18 Race Skipper Lance Shepherd

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Today we are introducing Clipper 2017-18 Race Skipper and real-life Action Man, Andy Burns

MEET CLIPPER 2017-18 RACE SKIPPER ANDY BURNS

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Starting today we will be introducing each of our twelve race Skippers. Kicking us off, meet Roy Taylor.

Meet Clipper 2017-18 Race Skipper Roy Taylor

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Look out from Monday when we will start profiling a different Clipper 2017-18 Race Skipper each day.

Until then here is a little more from our on-the-water photo shoot about the exciting new faces at Clipper Race HQ.

Meet the Clipper 2017-18 Race Skippers

The 12 elite skippers for the Clipper 2017-18 Round the World Yacht Race have been revealed. Each of the highly skilled sailors will guide a team round the 4...

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It's a day of celebration! Wishing a happy St Patrick's Day to the fabulous Host Port Derry-Londonderry, our crew, their friends and family and Clipper Race skipper Conall Morrison today! ☘
Happy 78th Birthday to our history maker, Founder and all-time legend of the seas, Sir Robin Knox-Johnston. Cheers!
SKIPPER ANNOUNCEMENT: Meet our 'dynamic dozen' - the twelve skippers who will lead the teams in the eleventh edition of the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race.

A highly impressive and diverse group, they represent Belgium, Germany, Australia and all over The UK, including north/south England, Wales and Northern Ireland. Two female Skippers include our youngest in Clipper Race history and a...
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The 'LegenDerry' city of Derry-Londonderry returns as Host Port in 2018! Famous for its hospitality, people and festival atmosphere the Northern Irish city is a real gem in the Clipper Race calendar.

‘LegenDerry’ city Derry- Londonderry returns as Clipper 2017-18 Race Host Port

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This week we welcome the second class of CRCC candidates to begin training at Clipper Race HQ in preparation for their adventure of a lifetime this summer.

SECOND WAVE OF EXPERIENCED CREW BEGIN CLIPPER RACE COXSWAIN CERTIFICATE COURSE

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After Seumas Kellock's mother saw the Clipper Race yachts berthed in London following the 2013-14 race, she couldn’t wait to tell her son all about the unique ocean challenge.

Her stories sowed a seed in the back of Seumas’ mind that he would be unable to ignore.

MEET THE CLIPPER 2017-18 RACE CREW: SEUMAS KELLOCK

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The Clipper Race is an adventure of a lifetime and one Australian husband and wife, Graham and Jane Coutts, only ever wanted to take on together.

Meet the 2017-18 Crew: Jane and Graham Coutts

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Remote healthcare specialist, ClipperTelemed+ by Praxes Medical announces the extension of their Medical Partnership with the Clipper Race until 2020.

CLIPPERTELEMED+ RENEWS MEDICAL PARTNERSHIP WITH WORLD’S LARGEST OCEAN RACE

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It's not just our crew that experience race highs. Read how our partners used the Clipper 2015-16 Race's inspiring platform to achieve incredible results of their own in tourism, sales, community and business engagement, legacy, CSR and R+D...

LATEST INSIGHTS INTO PARTNERS’ WINNING WAYS

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International Women’s Day is the global celebration of women. The day marks a call to action for increasing gender equality and this year's theme is one close to our hearts - Be Bold for Change.

Over a third of our race crew on average are female and we continue to encourage this percentage to increase. Bold indeed! We look forward to telling the stories of all our bold, brilliant and...
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International Women's Day 2017: Be Bold For Change

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Crew usually use the Clipper Race as a break from their everyday work but for alumni member Tom Salt, it has become a passion and has recently turned his experiences in extreme endurance into the Shoreseeker open water rowing challenge.

Tom and his team will train participants to row across the Western Mediterranean, racing against fellow amateur competitors, 24 hours a day, non-stop for a...
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Clipper Race Alumni launches new water challenge

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Congratulations to the first group of Clipper 2017-18 Race Coxswains on successful completion of the Clipper Race Coxswain Certificate (CRCC).

After twelve intensive days of training, Clipper Race Founder and Chairman Sir Robin Knox-Johnston was delighted to hear the news, saying: “Congratulations to all eight CRCC candidates who successfully passed today. The CRCC course is tough and...
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From albatross swooping around the sails overhead to dolphins leading at the bow - here's a peek at some of the majestic wildlife crew experience racing the world’s oceans, in celebration of World Wildlife Day today.

Wildlife on board the Clipper Race

There is so much more to the Clipper Race than sailing, and one of the major experiences the crew relish is seeing the majesty of the wildlife across the wor...

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There are many inspirational people who take part in the Clipper Race, and one of them is 2015-16 crew member Chris Drummond.

Chris, 63, from High Wycombe in Buckinghamshire, has made it his mission to raise awareness, particularly among men, about the importance of the early detection of cancer. A deeply personal mission, it was in fact during the Clipper Race that Chris discovered he had...
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Chris Drummond’s Race Against Time

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It has been great to have our first set of future Coxswains in this week as they undertake the twelve day intensive Clipper Race Coxswain Certificate.

We wish them all the best for a successful course completion as they near the half way mark!

Clipper Race Coxswain Training Commences

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