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Blue Sky Sailing and Exploring Guernsey. 25/08/2016

After a quick stop in Cherbourg, the fleet departed towards Guernsey “blessed with blue skies, flat water, epic sunshine” (Midnight Wanderer) with a light westerly breeze pushing them along. A couple of spinnakers were spotted, making for some great pictures! An hour into the passage and a call went out on Channel 77 with the news of dolphins playing within the fleet. “The fabulous sight of dolphins” (Hufflepuff) as they were jumping and swimming round the bows of Hufflepuff and Sophisticated Lady for about two hours.The sail through the Alderney Race was helped somewhat by the iron sail, with the winds dropping to produce near millpond conditions, making for a different experience of the Alderney Race than some had imagined. The rest of the day involved sunbathing, sunfish spotting,... Click here for more info..

Sunshine and Smiles through the Swell. 23/08/2016

After two days of waiting there was an air of excitement dockside at the Haslar Marina as crews prepared for their sunrise departure from... Click here for more info..

And they’re off!. 22/08/2016

After playing a waiting game with the weather since Friday, it was finally time to set sail as the ARC Channel Islands Rally headed for... Click here for more info..

Windy Weekend Waiting Game. 20/08/2016

Dockside chat amongst the ARC Channel Islands fleet in Gosport has been about one thing above all others - the weather! As predicted, the... Click here for more info..

Ready, steady… not quite go. 19/08/2016

There was bright sunshine in Gosport yesterday (18 August) as yachts and crews assembled for the start of the first ARC Channel Islands... Click here for more info..

World ARC 2016-17 in Mackay. 01/08/2016

Friday evening World ARC crews enjoyed meeting members of the Mackay Yacht Club over a few cold beers at the club bar and restaurant here in... Click here for more info..

Practical preparation advice for an offshore passage from ARC sailors and cruising rally experts. 29/07/2016

This autumn we will be hosting a series of forums to inspire sailors to extend their offshore cruising boundaries. Each forum will feature a... Click here for more info..

World ARC 16/17 in Australia. 28/07/2016

The World ARC fleet are currently at sea heading to Mackay, AustraliaAfter a particularly fast passage the first few yachts of the World ARC... Click here for more info..

Alè Tata Vanuatu!. 21/07/2016

14 yachts from the World ARC fleet are heading out into the Pacific Ocean for the last time as they commence Leg 7, Port Vila, Vanuatu to... Click here for more info..

Gift exchange ceremony in Vanuatu. 18/07/2016

One of the most touching moments in Port Resolution was the ceremony of Gift Exchange; the island of Tanna was hit by Category 5 Cyclone Pam... Click here for more info..

Vanuatu one of the last paradise on earth!. 16/07/2016

19 boats of the World ARC fleet sailed from Musket Cove, Fiji to Port Resolution on the island of Tanna in Vanuatu. The first yachts in... Click here for more info..

Cruising in Portugal Seminar at the Southampton Boat Show. 27/07/2015

Join us for a special seminar on Saturday 24th September 2016 from 0900 to 1100 at the Grand Harbour Hotel, Southampton. Free to... Click here for more info..

Farewell Fiji!. 09/07/2016

The World ARC programme at Musket Cove Resort and Marina, Fiji is coming to a close after a busy few days of partying and fun. The resort is... Click here for more info..

Bula Fiji!. 05/07/2016

The World ARC fleet is now reassembling after the 3 weeks cruising period in Fij; the rendez vous in Musket Cove starts the 6th of July with... Click here for more info..

All good things.... 30/06/2016

...Must come to an end, and last night it was the turn of the 22nd edition of ARC Portugal where all the participants gathered for... Click here for more info..

Final but romantic stop, Marina de Lagos. 29/06/2016

The arrival of all the ARC Portugal yachts to Marina de Lagos yesterday late afternoon completes the sail south of the rally for 2016. By... Click here for more info..

Goodbye lovely Sines. 28/06/2016

The morning of the 26 June the ARC Portugal fleet left Marina of Oeiras at 0900 and arrived at Sines late in the afternoon. Some of them had... Click here for more info..

ARC DelMarVa 2016 is in the books!. 26/06/2016

Officially, 23 boats completed the 450-mile loop around the DelMarVa peninsula, wrapping up the festivities last night at the prize giving... Click here for more info..

Sunny days in Oeiras. 24/06/2016

Yesterday early afternoon the ARC Portugal 2016 fleet arrived at a very sunny Oeiras. Unfortunately they did not get much sailing done on... Click here for more info..

ARC DelMarVa Fleet Safely Completes Offshore Leg. 23/06/2016

It was an uneventful Leg 2 for the 2016 ARC DelMarVa Fleet, and sometimes that's just the way we like it! The fleet departed Portsmouth, VA... Click here for more info..

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