Please select your home edition
Edition
Clipper Ventures
JOIN THE RACE JOIN THE 2019-20 RACE MAGAZINE DOWNLOAD THE OFFICIAL SOUVENIR RACE MAGAZINE Check out the latest photo galleries from The Clipper Race
UNICEF ABOUT UNICEF

The Clipper Race Leg 6 - Race updates

by Clipper Round the World Race 17 Mar 01:04 GMT 17 March 2020
Clipper Race fleet © onEdition

Clipper Race Organising Committee:

The Philippines Government has announced an enhanced community quarantine which has been put in place for the island of Luzon, where Subic Bay is located.

The Clipper Race fleet arrived into Subic Bay yesterday and the crew have been held at the Subic Bay Yacht Club, awaiting quarantine clearance.

We are currently working to establish the implications for the Clipper Race.

This is a developing situation and we are working hard to get clarity on what this means for Race Crew and for the upcoming race and beyond.

The health of our crew, supporters and staff is our highest priority and all decisions will be made with this as our main focus.

We are dealing with this in real time and will respond to all queries and questions in due course. Please bear with us and we thank you for your patience and understanding during this challenging time.

For more information visit www.clipperroundtheworld.com.

Related Articles

The unstoppable journey - 2021
The Clipper 2019-20 Race will resume in early 2021 The Clipper 2019-20 Race will resume in early 2021 to complete the final three legs and the full circumnavigation. Posted today at 12:11 pm
The WTC Logistics Tri-Race Ocean Sprint results
The heat was turned up for Race 9 The Clipper 2019-20 Race is currently on hold for now, however, we have a battle for points to celebrate. Posted on 22 Mar
Sir Robin Knox-Johnston Interview
Following the Clipper 2019-20 Race Suspension The Clipper 2019-20 Race has been suspended with immediate effect, following the ongoing global outbreak of Covid-19 and the enormous impact it has created on world travel. Posted on 20 Mar
Update from Clipper Race Organising Committee
Quarantine on crew in Subic Bay has now been lifted We are pleased to announce that the quarantine on our crew in Subic Bay has now been lifted and they are able to leave the marina. Posted on 18 Mar
Clipper Round the World Yacht Race postponed
The 2019-20 race has been postponed with immediate effect With the ongoing global outbreak of Covid-19 and the enormous impact it has created on world travel, the Clipper 2019-20 Race has been postponed with immediate effect. Posted on 17 Mar
Ha Long Bay, Viet Nam tops Race 9 podium
As Clipper Race 9: WTC Logistics Tri-Race concludes Ha Long Bay, Viet Nam has claimed its second win of the Clipper Race after crossing the WTC Logistics Tri-Race finishing line in first place ahead of competitors Punta del Este and Visit Sanya, China which finished in second and third place respectively. Posted on 15 Mar
The Clipper Race Leg 6 - Race 9, Day 4
Tension is high amongst front runners as they close in on the finish line Race 9: The WTC Logistics Tri-Race has been a short but fast challenge for the Clipper Race teams and the racing fleet has remained incredibly close throughout. Posted on 14 Mar
The Clipper Race Leg 6 - Race 9, Day 3
Patience is being tested by wind holes plaguing progress On Day 3 of Race 9: The WTC Logistics Tri-Race, the fleet are nearing the third section of the short triangular course. The teams remain in close proximity, as patience is being tested by wind holes plaguing progress. Posted on 13 Mar
The Clipper Race Leg 6 update
The safety of all Clipper Race Crew, Supporters and Staff remains of paramount importance In light of the new US travel restrictions from the Schengen area within Europe, we are monitoring any potential implications for Race Crew on future legs of this race edition. Posted on 13 Mar
The Clipper Race Leg 6 - Race 9, Day 2
It is all to play for as less than 25nm separates the entire fleet Having already completed the first of three Dell Latitude Rugged Ocean Sprints, the upwind second stage is asking some difficult questions as light winds plague the north of the course. Posted on 12 Mar