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Landfall on the Horizon - Hiva Oa . 14/03/2018

The World ARC Fleet 2018 are only days away from finishing the longest leg of their circumnavigation.The fleet will have sailed approximately 2980 nautical miles, makinglandfall in one of the most picturesque places in the world, Hiva Oa, Marquesas.The weather has been remarkable, as Dave on SY Mischief said: ‘The first 2 days at sea have gone well with over 300 miles covered across the tropical convergence zone or doldrums as I know them. Everyone is settling into the watch system and we are back to eating like kings and queens again. There was meant to be very little wind and we expecting to motor most of the way but we have only had the engine on for half an hour so far. In fact it was going so well this afternoon with the spinnaker up doing 8knts’During any blue water passage there... Click here for more info..

Peaceful Jacare . 08/03/2018

On their way for the rendez-vous in Jacare Marina Village in Cabedelo the 10 World ARC boats sailed together from Salvador for a 3 days up... Click here for more info..

Colourful Salvador . 08/03/2018

A little bit more than 1 year after the World ARC fleet was in South America leaving the Panama Canal behind them they were on their way... Click here for more info..

Finally back in the Atlantic! . 08/03/2018

After nearly 6 weeks free cruising in South Africa sailing from Richards Bay to the V&A in Cape Town stopping on the way to East London,... Click here for more info..

Lovely Start to the Longest Leg of the Rally. 28/02/2018

Today at 1200 (UTC -6) the World ARC Fleet departed from Puerto Ayora on the island of Santa Cruz in the Galapagos. For the next three weeks... Click here for more info..

Last days in the Galapagos. 26/02/2018

The World ARC 2018 fleet are in their final few days before departure and after a fun time exploring the Galapagos Islands of San Cristobal,... Click here for more info..

Last stop in the Galapagos. 23/02/2018

The World ARC fleet is currently on their final stages of exploring the Galapagos. They have spent the last week and a half exploring the... Click here for more info..

New Route Announced for ARC Channel Islands 2018. 23/02/2018

Following two successful editions ARC Channel Islands, entries are now open for this summer’s rally which features a new route for 2018 with... Click here for more info..

The Galapagos Islands. 19/02/2018

Over the last few days the World ARC fleet have been exploring the island of San Cristobal including the local provided tours to snorkelling... Click here for more info..

Across the equator and into Galapagos. 14/02/2018

Rally Control is currently on the island of San Cristobal and have just been contacted by the first boat Lunatix  (X-Yachts Xp50), the... Click here for more info..

Las bellas Perlas. 10/02/2018

Yesterday afternoon the World ARC fleet attended the skippers briefing at the Yellow shirt villa which was followed by sun-downer drinks at... Click here for more info..

Through the Panama Canal and into the Pacific!. 09/02/2018

The World ARC 2018-19 fleet has successfully crossed the Panama Canal! The last week and a half has been a busy one for the World ARC... Click here for more info..

World ARC 2018 and the last few days in the Caribbean. 28/01/2018

The World ARC fleet have now finished exploring the beauty the San Blas Islands have to offer and are almost all in Shelter Bay Marina. The... Click here for more info..

Unforgettable Santa Marta. 17/01/2018

They say all good things must come to an end and finally it is time for the World ARC fleet to leave Santa Marta with plenty of fond... Click here for more info..

Exciting days in Colombia. 14/01/2018

All of the World ARC fleet is now in Santa Marta, Colombia, with the exception of one vessel who will be arriving this afternoon after... Click here for more info..

Bienvenidos a Colombia. 10/01/2018

After departing from Rodney Bay the 6th January the first boat from the World ARC fleet, Jojo’s Circus (an Outremer 5x) made an appearance... Click here for more info..

WCC at boot Düsseldorf 2018. 10/01/2018

The World Cruising Club team will be at boot Düsseldorf 2018 from 20-28 January in Hall 11, E11, ready to talk about all things bluewater... Click here for more info..

A final ocean for the World ARC 2017-18 Fleet. 08/01/2018

Boats in the World ARC 2017-18 fleet set off on Saturday to start their final ocean sailing leg from Cape Town to Salvador da Bahia via the... Click here for more info..

World ARC 2018 starts from St Lucia. 06/01/2018

At 1200 St Lucian local time, 33 yachts crossed the start line of World ARC 2018 in Rodney Bay St Lucia.  The start marked the... Click here for more info..

World ARC 2018 fleet gathers in Rodney Bay. 31/12/2017

On 30 December 2018 the World ARC 2018 office opened its doors in IGY Rodney Bay Marina.  Surrounded by 'veterans' of ARC and ARC+... Click here for more info..