ARC+ Fleet Officially Welcomed to Saint Lucia. 05/12/2016
Fifty-five ARC+ boats have now arrived into IGY Rodney Bay Marina in St Lucia, after a busy start to what will most definitely be a busy week. Overnight arrivals continued to trickle in, and after a 2800NM passage, berthing a boat in the middle of the night into a busy marina can prove daunting, but with the assistance of the ARC team, along with very helpful dock staff, each rally boat is guided to a suitable slip. Even after this long and windless trip across an ocean, the taste of a cold rum punch and a warm smiley welcome is enough to turn any tiring sailor into a giddy child. This evening the Saint Lucia Tourist Board and World Cruising Club hosted a Welcome Cocktail for the ARC+ crews. Minister of Tourism of the Saint Lucia Dominic Fedee, and General Manager of IGY Rodney Bay... Click here for more info..