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CLIPPER ROUND THE WORLD YACHT RACE

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17-25 JUNE // WASHINGTON, DC, USA

17 - 19 JUNE //

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 Washington, DC, The Wharf, after a 1,990 nautical mile race from Panama.

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

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Clipper Round the World Yacht Race is coming to Washington, DC, USA. Visit the fleet at The Wharf and experience the exhilaration of their arrival having completed seven of the eight legs 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.

17 - 25 JUNE // 1000-1800

FREE

LOCATION:
THE WHARF

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RACE VIEWER
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.

RACE VIEWER

WE'RE COMING TO

WASHINGTON, DC

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WASHINGTON, DC 
IS COMING HOME

Witness the unforgettable homecoming of team entry Washington, DC arriving into their home port which completes Leg 7, the 6,200 nm American Coast-to-Coast challenge. They have shown us their courage, their skill, and their spirit in The Race of Their Lives. Come and give them the hero's welcome they deserve.

22 JUNE // 1000-1100

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.

FREE

LOCATION:
CAPITAL YACHT CLUB

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DISCOVERY TALK:
BECOME AN
OCEAN RACER 

21 - 23 JUNE // 1100-1800

LOCATION:
THE WHARF

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 have called these yachts home for the past eight 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.

FREE

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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.

COMING SOON

FLEET DEPARTURE

TUESDAY 25 JUNE 2024

RACE START
SCHEDULE

FREE

SLIPPING LINES CEREMONY

THE WHARF FROM 8PM

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.

COMING SOON

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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RACE AROUND THE WORLD IN 2025-26

21 JUNE // 1500-1700

Clipper Connect Business Series is coming to Washington DC. Delve into the critical topic of water conservation and protection. Our esteemed panelists will lead discussion on the significance of the Clean Water Act and other vital initiatives aimed at safeguarding our precious waterways. Discover how businesses can play a pivotal role in preserving clean and safe environments for generations to come.

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