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Clipper : Round the World Yacht Race

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Karen and Jez Pilkington are privilaged to have been invited to be amongst the first people in the world to sail aboard the new Clipper 70 Racing Yachts.

The special invitation came via the Pilkington Marine Ltd connection with Cummins Onan Generators which were chosen to be fitted to the yachts because of their proven reliability under challenging conditions.

Karen at the helm of ‘Switzerland’

Karen at the helm of ‘Switzerland’

Designed by the highly respected naval Architect Tony Castro, the new Clipper 70 will form the third generation of ‘Clipper’ racing yachts designed to take the Cipper Round the World Yacht Race next year.

Clipper Ventures is the international marine events company founded by Sir Robin Knox- Johnson in 1995.

Watch this site for an update on the experience.

Karen taking instruction from Vicky Ellis the skipper of ‘Switzerland’.

Karen taking instruction from Vicky Ellis the skipper of ‘Switzerland’.