Easter Escape

March 30, 2015

    No sailor ever needs a reason to sail. Finding time, on the other hand is a different matter entirely. That's why we all make the most of those special times each year where we're given extra time to get out there on the water and do what we love doing. With the Easter long weekend on the horizon, now is time to plan your getaway. Here are our suggestions of where to get away to and, of course, some great Henri Lloyd items to take with you. Sail to: Kangaroo Island Not only does it have some of Australia's best sailing, it also has some excellent wineries; some of them located on the coast. Just imagine the views from the...

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The 2015/16 Clipper Race’s Skippers Revealed

March 25, 2015

The 2015/16 Clipper Race’s Skippers Revealed 19th March 2015 An exciting day in the build up to the Clipper Round the World Race 2015-16 sees the announcement of the line up of skippers for the twelve 70 foot racing boats in the tenth edition of the world sailing challenge. The line up of professional skippers will lead their amateur crews around the globe in the hope of recreating the achievement of Eric Holden, skipper of ‘Henri Lloyd 50 Years of Pioneering Spirit’ last year, after winning the famous trophy in London in the 2013-14 race. For the first time in its nineteen year history the line up sees two female skippers selected and also the first skippers to represent France...

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