Scally Waggler is my dear Princess Pilgrim 25, a 1978 workhorse. Scally is the 2nd boat I’ve owned (the 1st was a sailing dinghy which never made it to the water!) and I love her a lot.
We made the decision to buy her in a split second whilst returning from a boating holiday on the Norfolk Broads. This is not what I would recommend to anyone else, so if you’re considering buying a boat then please try not to be too spontaneous! I say this because there could of been (and was) all manner of things wrong with our dear Scally.
I was invited for a Clipper Race interview after applying a few weeks ago for the 2017-18 edition.
The interviews are held either in Gosport, UK or Sydney, Australia.
My interview was in the Gosport office. If you’ve applied and go for an interview there, then have faith in the directions they give you, but be warned the building is completely un-branded – a few people got lost! (Possibly the 1st test of the interview??!)