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Andrew Simpson Sailing Foundation Clipper Statement

All at the Andrew Simpson Sailing Foundation were deeply saddened to hear of the death of crew member Sarah Young on board IchorCoal during the Clipper Round The World Race, in which two of our competition winners, Heather Thomas and Charlie Stannard are taking part.

Our thoughts are with Sarah’s family, friends, team mates and all at Clipper at this very sad time.

Race Officials are now supporting the Skipper and the crew through this tragic ordeal.

A full statement from Clipper Ventures, race organisers, can be read at–sarah-young

Photo Credit: Clipper Ventures