Clipper Round The World Race 
April 19 - 29, 2018 


Seattle Yacht Club is co-hosting the Clipper Round the World Race.  This is the world’s longest sailing race spanning 40,000 nautical miles, eight cities and six continents. The fleet of 70-foot vessels will lay-over in Bell Harbor Marina after a grueling 3,000 mile trip from Qingdao, China. 

UPDATE:  Calm winds slowed the Pacific crossing but boats will begin arriving April 19.  Revised Schedule of Events below.  Sign up and join the fun!

Schedule of Events


  Sat 4/21



    Clipper Night

   EVENT CANCELLED  Weather Delay


Wed 4/25
8-10 PM 
      Pub Night    Pike Brewing Co  (Drop In, No Charge)  More Info
Thurs 4/26
5:00 PM 
      Clipper Connect    Bell Harbor Marina
   Reception w/ Clipper Crews
     Race Boat Tours    Bell Harbor Marina  More Info



   Public Talks    WAC, Corinthian YC More Info
Sun 4/29 
12:00 PM
     Parade of Sail    Elliott Bay (On The Water) More Info

Become a Clipper VIP and enjoy additional events.
Click here for details on the Clipper VIP Experience


 The Clipper Racers love Seattle, let's "Show Some Love" to the Crews!

VISIT SEATTLE arrives in Sydney, Australia

Last updated Tuesday, April 17, 2018

VISIT SEATTLE arrives in Sydney, Australia