First Clippers due tomorrow

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The first Clipper Race yachts will start arriving in Derry tomorrow (Friday 29 June)

Gold Coast Australia is expected to cross the finish line first off Greencastle in the early hours of tomorrow morning and is hoped to arrive in Derry around 8.00 AM.

As the yacht still has around twelve hours racing to complete, the wind conditions could change further – updates will be posted on Twitter @ClipperRace or the media can contact our PR team

Singapore is expected to finish in the afternoon and berth in Derry in the evening

Approximate timings for the rest of the fleet are set out below and will be upated via Twitter.com/ClipperRace

CLIPPER RACE ARRIVALS

All times BST at Greencastle finish line – approx 2-3 hours transit time to Derry Pontoon

CV5 – Gold Coast – Fri 29th, Early AM – Derry pontoon 08.00

CV7 – Singapore Fri 29th, PM – Pontoon late PM

CV3 – Welcome to Yorkshire Sat 30th, PM – Pontoon late PM

CV6 – Geraldton Western Australia Sat 30th, Late PM

CV11 – Visit Finland Sat 30th, Late PM

CV8 – De Lage Landen Sat 30th, Late PM

CV1 – Edinburgh Inspiring Capital Sat 30th, Late PM

CV2 – New York Sun 1st, PM

CV10 – Derry Londonderry Sun 1st, Late PM

CV9 – Qingdao Mon 2nd, Late PM

Updates on Twitter.com/ClipperRace

More background information at www.clipperroundtheworld.com