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CLIPPER ROUND THE WORLD YACHT RACE

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12-21 JULY // OBAN, SCOTLAND

12 - 16 JULY //

WELCOME THE
CLIPPER RACE FLEET
 

Come and visit the world's largest matched fleet of ocean racing yachts and our extraordinary crews as they arrive into Oban, following a thrilling penultimate race across the North Atlantic.

Visit the official Race Viewer to track the race fleet and to plan your visit.

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For the first time in history, the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race is coming to Oban, Scotland. 

Visit the fleet at North Pier Pontoon, Oban and experience the exhilaration of this, the penultimate stop in their 40,000nm eleven-month circumnavigation, racing the world's toughest oceans. 

CLIPPER RACE
FANZONE

Do you want to learn more about the Clipper Race, the world's toughest ocean challenge? Then come and visit the Clipper Race Fanzone, where you can learn about this incredible adventure and how you can get involved in the next edition.

16 - 21 JULY // 0900 - 1700

FREE

LOCATION:
NORTH PIER

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TRACK EVERY
TACK AND GYBE

Have the entire Clipper Race fleet at your fingertips with the new and improved Race Viewer. Track hourly the real time positions, weather conditions, forecasting and overall fleet classifications.

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CLIPPER RACE

OBAN

19 JULY // 1800 - 1930

Calling all adventurers! Have you got what it takes to cross the world's toughest oceans in the next edition of the Clipper Race? 

Discover more about the selection process, training, the race, the fleet, stopovers, personal logistics and most importantly the race crew. You'll either walk away inspired or scared. One thing you won't be is bored.

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DISCOVERY TALK:
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OCEAN RACER 

LOCATION:
THE ROCKFIELD CENTRE, ROCKFIELD BRAE, STEVENSON STREET, OBAN, PA34 5DQ

18 - 19 JULY // 1000 - 1800

LOCATION:
NORTH PIER

TOUR A CLIPPER 70 RACING YACHT

Bring your family and step on board a Clipper 70 stripped down ocean racing yacht. Take an above and below deck tour with the Race Crew that will call these yachts home for the next seven months.

On deck, test your skills on one of the eleven winches that hoist the sails up the 29m [95 foot] mast. Below deck, explore the Nav Station, galley, bunks, stowage to see where the 20 Race Crew members live when off watch.

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FLEET DEPARTURE

SUNDAY 21 JULY 2024

RACE START
SCHEDULE

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SLIPPING LINES CEREMONY

NORTH PIER FROM 12PM

Watch on as each of the eleven yachts depart ready for Race Start.

PARADE OF SAIL

See the fleet line up together in a vibrant formation.

DEPARTURE TO RACE START ZONE

LEG 8 | THE ATLANTIC HOMECOMING

RACE START:
WATCH FROM
THE WATER

Lucky enough to own your own boat? Get close to the action and watch Race Start in the designated spectator craft zone. Download the fleet departure and Race Start documentation to help plan your passage.

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TAKE PART IN THE NEXT EDITION

Raced by people like you, this global ocean race is an endurance challenge like no other. Race Crew come from all walks of life and nations around the world to tackle one or multiple legs of the record-breaking circumnavigation.

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