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 | My CV30. “Are you mad?” | derry-go-round (the world)

Over on the Derry~Londonderry~Doire crew supports site, Jon Shelley-Smith talks about why he is taking part in the Clipper Race. I had the pleasure of doing my Level 2 training with Jon, and will meet up with him and the rest of the crew in Cape Town at the end of this month. One of… Continue reading Crew Diary | My CV30. “Are you mad?” | derry-go-round (the world)

Clipper Race Departure Ceremony

For those who missed the live stream of yesterday’s departure ceremony, it can be viewed over on YouTube. At about 26:56, there are a group of purple shirted crew over on the far pontoon adding to the atmosphere… I *might* have been present 😉