Club member Alan Manson is off on the trip of a lifetime. He is taking part in the 2015 Clipper Round the World yacht race. The race leaves St Katherine's dock in London on August 30th.
The race is then sailed over 14 legs
|Leg 1||London||Rio De Janeiro||30/8/15||26/9/15- 30/9/15|
|Leg 2||Rio De Janeiro||Cape Town||7/10/15||21/10/15 - 25/10/15|
|Leg 3||Cape Town||Albany (Austrailia)||31/1/0/15||22/11/15 - 26/11/15|
|Leg 4||Albany||Sydney||1/12/15||12/12/15 - 15/12/15|
|Leg 5||Sydney||Hobart||26/12/15||30/12/15 - 31/12/15|
|Leg 6||Hobart||Airlie Beach (Australia)||2/1/16||13/1/16 - 14/1/16|
|Leg 7||Airlie Beach||Da Nang Vietnam||18/1/16||17/2/16 - 21/2/15|
|Leg 8||Da Nang||QingDao (China)||27/2/16||10/3/16 - 13/3/16|
|Leg 9||Qing Dao||Seattle||20/3/16||15/4/16 - 20/4/16|
|Leg 10||Seattle||Panama||28/4/16||25/5/16 - 27/5/16|
|Leg 11||Panama||New York||30/5/16||12/6/16 - 14/6/16|
|Leg 12||New York||Derry (NI)||20/6/16||7/7/16 - 11/6/16|
|Leg 13||Derry||Den Helder (Netherlands)||17/7/16||23/7/16 - 24/7/16|
|Leg 14||Den Helder||St Katherine's London||28/7/16||TBC|
Alan is a member of the crew on the PSP Logistics sponsored boat competing against 11 other boats. Alan has been training for this event for the last two years.
You can follow Alan's adventures on https://www.clipperroundtheworld.com
The club wishes Alan the best of luck and to have a great trip. We will look forward to catching up on his exploits when he returns next year.