Clipper Race: Winning in China:
(March 10, 2016; Day 12) – Derry~Londonderry~Doire has recorded an impressive back to back, clean sweep win in the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race after taking line honours in The Sailing City • Qingdao Cup following twelve days of racing from Vietnam to China. Once again, as with Race 7, the Northern Irish entry has been closely followed by Garmin in second place.
After eight races this is only the second time a team has recorded a consecutive victory in this tenth edition Clipper Race. Skipper Daniel Smith and his team took a maximum 17 points for being first across the line at 1425 local time (0625 UTC), first through the Scoring Gate and for recording the fastest tim…
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