The RORC Fastnet 2017 starts tomorrow morning – I’ll be racing on a First 40 called Winston Logic with a number of my crew mates fomr Derry~Londonderry~Doire (Clipper Round the World 15-16). With nearly 400 boats entered, it will be one of the biggest offshore races in history, and we will be racing alongside the Volvo… Continue reading Time For the Fastnet!
Source: Derry~Londonderry~Doire Clipper 2015-16 Race Highlights “Powered by fairy dust, crewed by legends” is the tag line on the stern of Derry~Londonderry~Doire which finished as runner up in the Clipper 2015-16 Race, a mere four points behind eventual winner LMAX Exchange. With four individual race wins and three second place finishes, there was certainly more… Continue reading Derry~Londonderry~Doire Clipper 2015-16 Race Highlights
An emotional tribute by the Clipper Race Yacht Club in support of the IchorCoal crew and extended Clipper Race family. In memory of Andy and Sarah.
…and why I prefer the high side! At least John Curtis on board (just!) the good ship Derry~Londonderry~Doire en route to Cape Town from Rio still appears to be smiling! More pictures from the on board gallery can be found on the Clipper Website.
We gained two more crew members over the weekend – that’s team building for you! Welcome to the crew Danny Bryce and Shane Brunker!