Clipper 13-14

Anita Sails Again July 9 2013 Anita

The Day I Really looked at the Advert! January 25 2012 The Challenge of a Lifetime

Applying for Clipper 13-14 April 10 2012 A view of the Spinnaker Tower from Clipper Headquarters

My Interview May 18 2012 Spinnaker Tower

Diamond Jubilee, Royal Pageant 2012 June 3 2012 Anita with Sir Robin

The Clipper 13-14 Campaign Starts July 21 2012 Start

Clipper 11-12 Race Finish July 22 2012 11-12 Yachts in Ocean Village

Level 0 Training !? September 7 2012 Clipper Vessel "Welcome to Yorkshire"

Heartbreak September 8 2012 Heartbreak

My Plan of Action October 11 2012 Planning

Swimming October 13 2012 Swimming again

Personal Training October 15 2012 Dumbbells

Theory Course December 1 2012 Waves

Unveiling Clipper 70 January 15 2013 Clipper70

Crew Briefing January 19 2013

Level 1 Training (again) March 2 2013 11-12 Yachts Awaiting Welcome

You Passed! March 9 2013 Anita

Level 2 Training March 22 2013 Level 2 Training

Clipper Skippers Revealed April 10 2013 Clipper Skippers

Race Start Date Announced April 24 2013 Question

Crew Allocation May 9 2013 Clipper Skippers

Level 3 Training May 9 2013 Flotilla on the River

Race Start May 9 2013 Starting Pistol

Clothing Crises May 10 2013 Laundry Basket

I must need my head examined! May 10 2013 Kettlebell Squat on a Bosu ball

A night in the White Swan May 12 2013

Skippers and Me May 13 2013 Crew Allocation

Team Eric! May 14 2013 Crew Allocation Slide

Crew Allocation – The Evening Before – Friends and Family View!! May 16 2013 SpinnakerTower

Crew Allocation – Friends and Family View!! May 17 2013 Crew Allocation

Man Overboard in the Head May 22 2013 Miller - our Man Overboard dummy

Nutrition Plans May 24 2013

Jazzstrata at The Malt House in Birmingham – Sundays, 2nd and 9th June 2013 May 27 2013 The Malt House taken by Happy Mouse Drinker

The Bluebell Cider House May 30 2013 Blue Bell Cider House

Scones & Shanties May 31 2013 Scones & Shanties

Jazzstrata at The Malt House – 2nd June June 4 2013 Jazzstrata at the Malt House

Jazzstrata on a Sunny Day, 9th June June 12 2013 Me with Jazzstrata

Level 2 Training – Take 2 June 17 2013

Jazzstrata at The Malt House – Week 3 June 19 2013 The Malt House with reflection

RYA Sea Survival June 23 2013 Liferaft

No Regrets June 27 2013 Race Map 13-14

RYA Sailing with Spinnakers June 30 2013

Scones for Scones & Shanties Concert July 1 2013 Scones & Shanties

We Won’t Go Hungry July 2 2013 Opens in a new window

Open House July 3 2013 Anita's Stand at CE's Open House

Watching the Sunrise July 8 2013 Sunset

“The sense of achievement” July 9 2013 Clipper 70 under sail

Sometimes it’s good not to be strong enough July 10 2013 Bunks, upper with leecloth tied

Featured in the Hertfordshire Mercury! July 11 2013

Is that still Start Point? No, again! July 16 2013

Solihull News: Anita’s fighting fit and ready for the high seas July 19 2013 Solihull News Article July 2013

Different Strokes July 19 2013 Different Strokes Logo

WHAT Size Were Those Trousers? July 23 2013

Going overboard July 26 2013 Piers being rescued by Ali, photo by Kong Chian Toh

Racing Without Wind August 1 2013 Our fellow Level 2 training vessels

How to not empty the bilges! August 3 2013 One of the heads

“Don’t waste your time” August 5 2013 A debrief, after the cushions were put away

Barnet Band and AnitaSailsAgain collide! August 8 2013

Team Eric becomes …. August 14 2013 Henri Lloyd boat wrap

RYA First Aid at Sea August 17 2013 First Aid Manual

Where am I going? August 20 2013 Race Map 13-14

Sorry for the slight interruption! August 26 2013 Stolen Post

The “waterproof” watch August 29 2013 Clothes, and Eric, drying out over lunch

Anyone for fishcakes? September 3 2013 Making fishcakes

Get your Tickets for Scones & Shanties September 15 2013 Scones & Shanties flyer

Solihull Observer – Promoting Scones & Shanties September 27 2013 Solihull Observer - Raising cash to say thank you

The Flower Centre, Northfield, Birmingham October 4 2013 The Flower Centre

Finnieston Berry Partnership Limited October 5 2013 Opens a New Window

The Level 3 course apart from the fishcakes! October 9 2013

Behind the Scenes of Scones & Shanties October 10 2013 Flowers presented to Catherine

Are you training for a swimming race? October 10 2013 Fins

Indian Dream October 11 2013 Indian Dream Inside

The Scones and Shanties concert October 12 2013 The choir

Fundraising at the Indian Dream October 19 2013 Indian Dream

Barnet Band plays for Foundation for Conductive Education October 23 2013 Victoria Park Bandstand

You know what happens to best laid plans? October 24 2013 Calendar August 2013

My “non-Clipper” weekend October 27 2013 Cuffley Steam Fair

Boat Prep Week London October 29 2013 After another move

The Run-up to Race Start October 30 2013 Anita and Lynne

The day before… November 2 2013 Crew at the Naming

Race Start – Dad and Mum November 5 2013 Ready for the Off

They left me behind November 8 2013 At the Dickens Inn

Indian Dream Raffle November 11 2013 Marks and Spencer, Solihull

Quiz Night November 14 2013

Warning – it’s addictive! November 26 2013 YellowBrick Race Viewer

A Successful Evening… November 29 2013 A full Indian Restaurant

“Today I’m going to beast you” December 3 2013 Finished

It’s a race? What do all those terms mean? December 6 2013 Race 3 Viewer

Leg 1, Races 1 and 2, London to Rio! December 9 2013 Race 2 Viewer

Leg 2, Race 3, Rio to Cape Town December 10 2013 Race 3 Viewer

West Midland Bird Club December 11 2013 West Midland Bird Club

Leg 3, Race 4, Cape Town to Albany, Australia, across the Southern Ocean December 29 2013 Race 4 Viewer

Fundraising Position – End of December 2013 January 1 2014 Virgin December 2013

Leg 3, Race 4 – News from Henri Lloyd January 3 2014 Race 4 Viewer

Leg 4, Race 5, Albany to Sydney, Australia, across the Great Australian Bight January 7 2014 Race 5 Viewer

Leg 4, Race 6, Rolex Sydney to Hobart Race January 8 2014 Race 6 Viewer

Slipping away to Sydney January 10 2014 Sydney

Leg 4, Race 7, Hobart, Tasmania to Brisbane, Australia January 11 2014 Race 7 Viewer

Sailing and Snorkelling in Cairns January 13 2014

A Le Mans Style Race Start January 14 2014 Le Mans

Leg 5, Race 8, Brisbane to Singapore – Part 1 January 15 2014 Henri Lloyd Crew In Brisbane

Race Dates January 18 2014

Leg 5, Race 8, Brisbane to Singapore – Part 2 January 20 2014 Race Route

Rum Runner January 23 2014

Leg 5, Race 8, Brisbane to Singapore – Part 3 January 25 2014 Race 8 part 3

Thunderstorms January 27 2014 Thunderstorm

Brisbane January 30 2014

Leg 5, Race 8, Brisbane to Singapore – Part 4 February 1 2014 Race 8 part 4

Leg 5, Race 8, Brisbane to Singapore – Part 5 February 6 2014

Fundraising Position – End of January 2014 February 8 2014 Virgin December 2013

Revised Race Schedule February 11 2014

Leg 5, Race 8, Brisbane to Singapore – Result February 14 2014 The Old Pulteney Navigator Cup Winners in Singapore

Feeding Kangaroos February 17 2014

Anita’s Race 8 February 24 2014 The Old Pulteney Navigator Cup Winners in Singapore

Leg 5, Race 9, Singapore to Qingdao – Part 1 February 26 2014 Race 9 part 1

Leg 5, Race 9, Singapore to Qingdao – Part 2 Hong Kong to Qingdao March 5 2014 Race 9 part 2

Songs from the Shows! March 7 2014

Dovehouse Butchers March 10 2014 Dovehouse Butchers

Sainsburys, Marshall Lake, Shirley March 11 2014 Sainsburys, Marshall Lake

Quiz Night Success March 13 2014 Quiz Night

Leg 5, Race 9, Singapore to Qingdao – Result March 18 2014 Race 9 Result

Boats (not?) to go round the world in March 19 2014

Fundraising Position – mid-March 2014 March 20 2014 Fundraising Mid March

Before the Race to Singapore March 21 2014 Henri Lloyd arriving in Brisbane

At last! March 22 2014

‘Good’ Mother? Me? March 23 2014

Squall or a free shower? March 24 2014 Nico, "showering" in one of the heads

An eventful watch? March 25 2014

More showers March 26 2014 A distant squall

Another Indian Meal? March 27 2014 A full Indian Restaurant

Nicholas! March 28 2014 Am I wearing any?

What am I talking about March 29 2014 Top of a spinnaker

What a way to cross the equator! March 30 2014 My new perch

A birthday on board March 31 2014

What are we up to today? April 1 2014 The communal bucket

Songs from the Shows! April 1 2014

One line too many April 2 2014 The line we caught

A Pirate Escapade April 3 2014 A Philippine fishing vessel

Wake-up! April 4 2014 One of the wake-up locations

The End of Race 8A April 5 2014 Trimming a spinnaker

One month at sea April 6 2014 A coffee grinder

Borneo – what are we doing going to Borneo? April 7 2014 GB, sailing into the sunset

Borneo, then Motorsailing to Singapore April 8 2014

Arrival into Singapore April 9 2014

Singapore April 10 2014 Outside National Orchid Garden

Leaving Singapore For Qingdao and the next few days April 11 2014 Leaving Singapore

Something’s Wrong April 12 2014

Devastation April 13 2014

En Route to Hong Kong April 14 2014 Working on my blog

Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club April 15 2014 View of Hong Kong

Hong Kong to Qingdao April 16 2014

Leg 7, Race 11, Henri Lloyd just before Race Start April 21 2014

And so to Panama April 22 2014

The long grey watch April 24 2014

Hotter by the day April 29 2014

A special day May 2 2014

A bizarre race finish May 10 2014

Motoring to Panama May 11 2014

Panama May 16 2014

Wildlife May 17 2014

Well, they just … stopped August 25 2014

Songs from the Shows! August 26 2014

To Jamaica, Mon August 27 2014

Qingdao August 30 2014

And on to New York September 1 2014

In Limbo. September 11 2014

Another Indian Dream Experience! October 6 2014 Indian Dream

Car Boot Sale November 17 2014 Car Boot Overview

The End of the Race June 28 2015

Indian Dream: pre- and post-race July 1 2015