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‘Visit Seattle’ takes dramatic win in Clipper Race

Visit Seattle, Skippered by 24-year-old British sailor Nikki Henderson, has pulled off a sensational victory in Race 8 of the thirteen stage Clipper 2017-18 Round the World Yacht Race, stealing the victory from PSP Logistics in the final few miles of the race to Qingdao, China Visit Seattle crossed the finish line off the coast of Qingdao at 00:04:11 local […]

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‘Visit Seattle’ starts Race 8 in Clipper Round the World

The Visit Seattle team has set off on Race 8 of the Clipper Round The World Yacht Race after an amazing stopover in Sanya, China. Having left the tropical paradise on Sunday, the team is racing approximately 1,600 nautical miles north to Qingdao, in China, where temperatures are expected to plummet. It’s not just the drop in temperature that will […]

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'Visit Seattle' after finishing in Sanya, China.

‘Visit Seattle’ finishes 6th in Sanya, China, with mighty Pacific looming

The eleven teams competing in the Clipper Round The World Yacht Race, including Visit Seattle, have arrived into Sanya, China as part of their 40,000 nautical mile, eleven-month circumnavigation. Visit Seattle finished sixth after sailing for 23 days, 16 hours and 38 minutes but also picked up the maximum three Scoring Gate bonus points, giving them ten points for […]

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