ARC Portugal 2015 - 21st Edition. 29/05/2015
Yesterday marked the start of the 21st edition of ARC Portugal seeing yachts assemble in Mayflower Marina in Plymouth, UK. With nine yachts participating this year, ARC Portugal again attracts a diverse fleet including a mixture of sailors who are new to longer passages, experienced racing crews and those who have sailed the Atlantic numerous times. Yachts including the Hanse 505 Isabella of Portsmouth, Azurée 46 Tazkeena IV and Sigma 38 Degree of Latitude will be taking crews south to the final port of Lagos over the next 3 weeks.Yesterday the Rally Office opened in Plymouth where skippers and crews registered with rally team. Each received welcome packs and further information about the destinations to be visited on the rally. A busy day of safety checks of each boat ensured that the... Click here for more info..