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ARC 2021 - Countdown to Start Day. 18/10/2021

The final countdown is officially on for this year’s ARC+ and ARC rallies with rally flags already flying high in Las Palmas, virtual safety checks completed and World Cruising yellow shirt team eager to be back on the docks for the 36th edition of the Atlantic Rally for Cruisers.For ARC participants, sailing on the direct route from Gran Canaria to Saint Lucia, the pre-departure programme will begin on Monday 8th November. Featuring an organised excursion to the ARC Forest, crew suppers, live seminars and Caribbean-themed Farewell Drinks, crews can expect to set off on start day well-prepared and full of the hallmark ARC camaraderie for their 2,700nm to Saint Lucia.Approximately 150 yachts and 800 crew will be setting off on this year’s rally on 21st November, making it the most popular... Click here for more info..

Getting Rally Ready for ARC+ 2021. 18/10/2021

The final countdown is officially on for this year’s ARC+ and ARC rallies with rally flags already flying high in Las Palmas, virtual safety... Click here for more info..

ARC+ 2022 - Entries Now Open!. 01/09/2021

ARC+ takes sailors across the Atlantic from Gran Canaria to Grenada via the Cape Verde archipelago. Originally launched in response to... Click here for more info..

ARC 2022 - Entries Now Open!. 01/09/2021

Join the fun in Las Palmas, the camaraderie of the ocean crossing and the excitement of landfall in Saint Lucia. Entries are open: You can... Click here for more info..

ARC Caribbean 1500 2021 - Open for Entries. 18/08/2021

Thinking of sailing south this autumn? Come and join the fleet as we head off towards the warmer climates of the Caribbean!North America's... Click here for more info..

ARC Portugal - Keeping on Cruising. 03/08/2021

And they’re off again, sailing down to their first stop in Portugal after what could be described as perfect stopover in Baiona, Spain. The... Click here for more info..

Get Set for November 2021!. 30/07/2021

It has been a frustrating year for us all, stuck at home, unable to reach our boats and shut out from our favorite sailing... Click here for more info..

Bienvenido a Baiona. 29/07/2021

The ARC Portugal 2021 flag is now raised and flying high in Monte Real Club de Yates in Baiona, Spain. After what many consider their great... Click here for more info..

ARC Portugal 2021 underway. 25/07/2021

After a day of final preparations at Mayflower Marina on Saturday, busy provisioningand settling in new crew, the afternoon ended with the... Click here for more info..

ARC Portugal 2021 Gathers in Plymouth. 23/07/2021

After a week of blistering heat the weather has started to turn here in Plymouth where the ARC Portugal 2021 yachts are now gathered at... Click here for more info..

ARC Europe 2022 - Entries now open!. 15/07/2021

Why not wrap up the Caribbean season by joining ARC Europe - our west to east transatlantic rally filled with fun social activities and and... Click here for more info..

World ARC 2022 – Trimming sails in uncertain times. 29/06/2021

World Cruising Club has announced today (29 June 2021) that the 2022 edition of the World ARC round-the-world sailing rally, scheduled to... Click here for more info..

ARC Europe finishes in Lagos. 21/06/2021

And so it is that ARC Europe 2021 has come to an end in Marina de Lagos.After such a challenging year sailing together across the North... Click here for more info..

Setting off on the last leg. 13/06/2021

The ARC Europe fleet left today from Ponta Delgada in the Azores on their last leg to conclude their Atlantic crossing.The majority of the... Click here for more info..

Beautiful S. Miguel. 11/06/2021

This morning a guided walking tour sponsored by the Azores Tourism Board took place to explore the flat and old city centre of Ponta... Click here for more info..

ARC Europe Fleet in the Azores. 09/06/2021

With a delayed start from Bermuda, due to tropical storm Ana, formed ahead of the Atlantic hurricane season, the fleet arrival in Horta has... Click here for more info..

Mid-Atlantic Update. 27/05/2021

Last weekend, the ARC Europe fleet got underway on the next leg  of their transatlantic adventure. The group of 14 boats left St... Click here for more info..

ARC Europe Rally Update #2. 24/05/2021

After a weather briefing by Chris Tibbs on Saturday morning, majority of the ARC Europe fleet went to sea that same day with DamaSi, Piano,... Click here for more info..

ARC Europe Rally Update #1. 20/05/2021

Rally Update: The start of Leg 2, Bermuda to Azores, has been postponed with the plan to leave on Saturday 22nd May subject to weather... Click here for more info..

Wrapping Up in Bermuda. 20/05/2021

With all the ARC Europe participants testing negative for COVID-19 on arrival in Bermuda and on day 4, the fleet has been released from... Click here for more info..

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