Sydney Hobart Race Start | derry-go-round (the world)

And they are off! The 12 Clipper 70´s have joined the 2 Clipper 68´s (Including Sir Robin Knox-Johnston onboard CV10, which was the Derry-Londonderry entry in the 11-12 Clipper Race) and the other 80 entries, heading for Hobart. There are two options for tracking the boats this race, the official Sydney Hobart race tracker showing the positions… Continue reading Sydney Hobart Race Start | derry-go-round (the world)

Arrival in Rio | derry-go-round (the world)

The Derry-go-round arrived in Rio late last night, 5th across the finish line but likely to be a final result of 6th place after redress is given to Henri Lloyd for the time taken to complete their water transfer all the way back in the Doldrums. Congratulations! News | Arrival in Rio | derry-go-round (the… Continue reading Arrival in Rio | derry-go-round (the world)

Crew Diary | The Clipper Yacht Vortex | derry-go-round (the world)

It was my turn to write a blog post for the derry-go-round (the world) website the other day, so I wrote about the black holes found on every Clipper Yacht I have ever sailed on. I have lost many things in this vortex; some things have even been recovered. To see the original post head… Continue reading Crew Diary | The Clipper Yacht Vortex | derry-go-round (the world)