The Yachts

Liverpool 2018

Former Royal Marines Commando Lance Shepherd is skippering Liverpool 2018, previously known as One DLL (finished 61st overall, 10th in Division 1, fourth in Clipper division) and Garmin (finished 48th overall, 13th in Division 2, fifth Clipper Division) respectively in the 2013 and 2015 Rolex Sydney Hobarts. This year’s crew on Liverpool 18 includes Fernando ‘Nano’ Antia, the first Uruguayan to do the full Clipper Race circumnavigation, and Australian Mike Kidwell, who has already raced 19,000nm on Liverpool 2018. They claimed fifth on Leg 2 of the Clipper Race.

 

Competitor Details

Name Liverpool 2018
Sail Number GBR720X
Owner Clipper Ventures
Skipper Lance Shepherd
Sailing Master David Hartshorn
Crew J Macfee, R Hubbard, P Almond, N Sheridan, R Peters, H Lane, C Fulton, G Dodge, J Vearncombe, S Schoulz, M S Mueller, M Kidwell, J Fretton, F Antia Bernarde, N Stafford, C Rich, H H Lee, J Augustsson, N Redman
State Great Britain
Club RORC
Type Clipper 70
Designer Tony Castro
Builder Mazarin Shipyard
LOA 21.33