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Doors open for ARC check-in. 12/11/2018

After a successful start and a good send-off for the ARC+ fleet who are making steady progress to Mindelo, Cape Verdes, it was time for the check-in desks to open for those taking part in the 33rd edition of the ARC starting on Sunday 25th November. After months of preparation, the time has finally come to kick start their Atlantic adventure and it is an exciting time for all.Crews are settling into life on the docks in Las Palmas following their arrival in Gran Canaria, and the ARC ‘yellow shirt’ check-in team were at the ready to explain the contents of the special ARC Welcome pack, give out rally numbers and to offer a wealth of advice in the build-up to the start. The Safety Team, with a plethora of knowledge and expertise, were also out in force, visiting boats in the marina as the... Click here for more info..

First Wave Away!. 11/11/2018

The docks of Muelle Deportivo in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria were a hive of activity this morning as crews of ARC+ 2018 prepared to lead the... Click here for more info..

Last day in Las Palmas for ARC+ Crews. 10/11/2018

With less than one day to go until the start of ARC+ 2018, crews from 72 boats sailing on the route to Saint Lucia are on the final... Click here for more info..

Socials, Seminars and Safety Demos . 09/11/2018

Things are hotting up in Las Palmas as the first of three route departures moves closer every day. Seminars and socials have been... Click here for more info..

A busy programme continues for ARC+ crews. 04/11/2018

The ARC+ and ARC+ St Vincent programme in Las Palmas kicked off in style on Friday evening with a fantastic Welcome Party at the ‘El... Click here for more info..

Roll up... Roll up! Welcome to ARC+ 2018!. 01/11/2018

ARC+ ralliers were welcomed today as the Rally Office opened its doors in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria. A rush of participants were met by the... Click here for more info..

ARC 2019: Entries now open!. 13/09/2018

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 Portugal 2019 - Entries Now Open!. 09/08/2018

Celebrating 25 years of sailing South to Marina de Lagos         Join us in 2019Credited each year with... Click here for more info..

ARC Europe 2019 - Entries now open!. 30/05/2018

As the participants of 2018 edition of the west to east transatlantic rally, ARC Europe, arrive at the mid-Atlantic sailing mecca of Horta... Click here for more info..

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... 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..

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