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Announcing ARC+ St. Vincent. 30/05/2018

We are delighted announce a new alternative route option for ARC+ this November - ARC+ St. Vincent!Demand for spaces on ARC+ has grown year on year since the inaugural event in 2013, being full to capacity for the last two years. This year has proved no exception; with a full entry list by mid January, and limit on the number of entries due to marina capacity in Mindelo, a waiting list was started, which is now in excess of ten yachts.With the support of our host marinas at the start in Las Palmas, the stopover in Mindelo, and with the addition of a new destination in the Caribbean we are now able to offer extra capacity on the popular ARC+ route, with a second slightly later start and an alternative finish in St. Vincent. New Start Date AddedARC+ St. Vincent will set off from Las Palmas... Click here for more info..

WCC at the Southampton Boat Show 2018. 11/07/2017

The Southampton Boat Show takes place from 14-23 September 2018 in the heart of the city. With lots of attractions at the show including new... Click here for more info..

Looking to live the bluewater dream?. 05/04/2018

Bluewater Weekend 16-17 June 2018 Lymington, UKNow in it's fifth year, the WCC team have joined together once again with leading... Click here for more info..

ARC Late Starters make safe landfall in the Caribbean. 26/12/2017

On 23 December, S/Y CARIOCA put in to Martinique and then, early on Christmas morning, TRIMLEY MAID safely made landfall in St Lucia; the... Click here for more info..

An emotional finale to ARC 2017. 17/12/2017

In an emotional evening focusing on the achievements of the crews taking part in the 32nd edition of the Atlantic Rally for Cruisers (ARC),... Click here for more info..

ARC arrivals roll in to town. 10/12/2017

Three weeks to the day since the ARC fleet slipped their lines in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria and a steel drum serenade is continually... Click here for more info..

Special celebrations in Saint Lucia conclude ARC+ 2017. 07/12/2017

As the sun set in Saint Lucia on Wednesday 6th December, crews of ARC+ 2017 came togetherto mark the end of a wonderful ocean adventure with... Click here for more info..

Saint Lucia welcomes the first ARC arrival – Guyader Gastronomie. 04/12/2017

On Sunday 3 December Saint Lucia joyously welcomed the first arrival of the 2017 ARC fleet, TS42 Guyader Gastronomie after a 2900NM passage... Click here for more info..

Motoring Monday, Tradewind Tuesday and Westward Wednesday . 29/11/2017

Following 10 days of the ARC fleet tracker resembling a bowl of spaghetti, it’s now a little clearer that the Caribbean is firmly in the... Click here for more info..

This years ARC + fleet have been steadily arriving in to Rodney Bay Marina.. 29/11/2017

This years ARC + fleet have been steadily arriving in to Rodney Bay Marina, greeted by both the ARC + Rally Control and the Saint Lucia... Click here for more info..

ARC+ First Arrival in Saint Lucia. 26/11/2017

Today Saint Lucia cheerfully welcomed the first arrival of the ARC+ fleet, Sparkman & Stevens Sloop Altair after a fast... Click here for more info..

Settling in to life at sea. 24/11/2017

Whisked away from Gran CanariaFollowing the mass migration of the ARC fleet from Muelle Deportivo on Sunday, the first five days at sea have... Click here for more info..

ARC+ fleet crossing the Atlantic Ocean. 21/11/2017

After 6 days from the start the ARC+ fleet is making good progress towards St Lucia, and the crews are celebrating and enjoying the Atlantic... Click here for more info..

Into the Atlantic – ARC 2017 Sets Sail from Gran Canaria. 19/11/2017

Under glorious warm sunshine, with a light breeze, a truly special atmosphere swept through the marina in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria this... Click here for more info..

Saint Lucia beckons. 18/11/2017

With one day to go, it’s countdown to the start and last night crews let their hair down at the ARC farewell party held at the Real Club... Click here for more info..

Safety First. 16/11/2017

Part of the invaluable support available for participants in the ARC is access to expert advice from the World Cruising Club team with many... Click here for more info..

ARC+ 2017 Farewell to Mindelo. 15/11/2017

   The ARC+ fleet got underway in good conditions earlier today as they set out on Leg 2 of ARC+ from São Vicente in the Cape... Click here for more info..

Food for thought. 14/11/2017

Week two of the popular ARC seminar programme took place at the Hotel Santa Catalina again today and participants were eager to attend a... Click here for more info..

ARC+ fleet completed in Mindelo. 14/11/2017

The ARC+ fleet has been completed with Twenty Twenty’s arrival last night at approximately 1900LT. All 69 boats have now made it to Mindelo... Click here for more info..

Parade of Nations at the ARC Opening Ceremony. 12/11/2017

International celebrations officially opened the 32nd Atlantic Rally for Cruisers today in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria. Behind the flags of... Click here for more info..

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