The Clipper 68s have four circumnavigations, more than 140,000 miles under their hulls and have carried more than 3,000 sailors around the world. The Clipper Race fleet is tried and tested and the identical 68-foot yachts have proved themselves in the most extreme ocean racing conditions and in close quarter around the cans racing.
Designed by renowned naval architect, Ed Dubois, the stripped down racing yachts are designed for fast, downwind ocean racing and, with an open deck layout, provide a perfect platform for corporate events, management training and team development programmes.
The yachts are built for speed and safety and are therefore ideal for experienced and novice sailors alike and give an unparalleled hands on racing challenge.
The Clipper Events skippers are all highly qualified professional sailors, most of whom have circumnavigated with the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race, or are preparing to do so and are employed to train our non-professional round the world crews.
They apply these same training techniques to all of our fleet racing events. By the time the start gun sounds on any event the teams on board are honed to a slick racing team, equipped with the skills to handle all elements of big boat sailing while the skipper concentrates on tactics and the safety of his crew.Charter a Clipper 68 View the Clipper 70s
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In twenty years of sailing, the experience I had yesterday was up there in the top ten of fantastic sailing days that I can possibly remember.
I can whole-heartedly recommend Clipper Events as one of the best corporate sailing firms I have experienced. Their round the world fleet makes for a unique and thrilling sailing experience. The yachts are perfect for team-building for both experienced and…
The Clipper Race team were very helpful and informative. The overall feedback from all those that participated on the day was very positive and all enquired about next year! Finally the Nautica watches were very well received by the winning…
Any team requiring motivation or having difficulties bonding would benefit from a day like today, as everyone needs to know when to assert themselves or when to simply stand back and let others take the helm.
We were all amazed at the extent to which the exhilaration of racing and the level of teamwork required had bonded us. Even more impressive was the fact that, after mere hours of instruction, a group of people with very…
An amazing weekend of sailing. Great skipper and crew. I will be recommending this to all at BNP. A great way to bring our team from across Europe together. Very memorable, very exciting.
I will definitely be booking a Clipper Events race day for my key clients. You can’t beat that joint commitment of mucking in with the most physically demanding tasks. I also loved being the one told what to do for…
Without doubt yesterday was one of the best corporate days I have done. Totally exhilarating, great weather, great crew and overall a fantastic day which will be remembered for a long time I’m sure.
An excellent weekend of sailing was provided by Clipper Events for us and our guests. The yachts performed very well in challenging conditions, under the expert guidance of the skipper and crew. A top weekend was had by all, which…
Utterly brilliant and quite the best corporate day (or otherwise) I have enjoyed in years. I would strongly and unreservedly recommend anybody that is offered an opportunity to sail on these incredible yachts to jump at the chance.