Clipper Yacht Race Founded by Robin Knox-Johnston. 40 000nm long. 10 identical yachts all 68 feet long. People from over 250 different nationalities compete. 50% complete full circumnavigation the rest are legers. 40 % of competitors have never sailed before racing. Race Track completed in 15 races Grand Prix scoring method
ITL Tasman Challenge Sailing solo from New Plymouth to Mooloolaba Donated yacht ‘Cator of Maragret River’ Only had the yacht 2 weeks before sailing it solo to NZ for race start. Yacht is a Van de Stadt 37, Aluminium cruiser.
What’s Next? First female to Circumnavigate Antarctica Solo Secondary goal to beat the boys record Current record set by Fedor Konyukhov Record of 102 day 1 hour 35 min and 50 sec Will compete as part of Antarctica Cup Ocean Race Depart in Dec 2015