A new group of circumnavigators celebrate in Rodney Bay, St Lucia. 14/04/2019
The final prizegiving and formal celebration of circumnavigation for the World ARC 2018-19 fleet was hosted at the beautiful Royal St. Lucia hotel on Saturday night. After sailing over 26,000 nautical miles, visiting dozens of remote islands, 17 countries,16 yachts and their crews joined the elite club of circumnavigators.A dream of most sailors, this fleet certainly had a lifetime of memories packed into 16 months.A few yachts, Aurora Polaris, Misto and Timshel started their “around the world” journey back in 2017, taking a year out to explore more of Australia and New Zealand.Lydia began her journey in 2016 and was pleased to cross the finish line with this fleet! Amazing to consider these brave individuals have crossed three oceans, experienced cultural dancing in nearly every... Click here for more info..