The Race No Holiday for Club Med

New Zealander Grant Dalton, a winner of the Whitbread Round the World Race, is to skipper 110ft catamaran Club Med in ‘The Race’, a non-stop dash around the world starting from Barcelona on the last day of the year. Dalton describes it as “The toughest event I have ever tackled”.


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Newcastle United Sign Striker Chris Wood

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