No earlier crusing expertise is required for this record-breaking 40 000 nautical mile (129 640 km) race around the globe on a crusing yacht.
The Clipper Around the World Yacht Race is a biennial race the place beginner crews circumnavigate the globe on 11 particularly designed yachts.
The race is split into eight legs between 13 and 16 particular person races, the place members can select to finish the complete circumnavigation or choose particular person legs.
Skilled skippers and a further certified particular person lead every staff on the 10-month journey around the globe. Because of this on a regular basis folks can apply and participate after finishing a rigorous coaching course.
Clipper describes this race as ‘an unparalleled problem the place taxi drivers rub shoulders with chief executives, vicars combine with housewives, college students work alongside bankers, and engineers staff up with rugby gamers.’
‘Navigate the Doldrums en path to South America, endure epic Southern Ocean storms, expertise South African sunsets, face the mountainous seas of the North Pacific – and bond with a world crew creating lifelong recollections earlier than returning victorious.’
Should you fancy your self a sailor, functions at the moment are open for the 2025-26 race which begins in Liverpool, UK. Apply right here.
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