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World Cruising Club announces ARC Youth Team initiative. 15/05/2019

2019 marks the 30th consecutive year that the ARC has arrived in Saint Lucia, as well as the 40th anniversary of the Caribbean country’s Independence. To celebrate and acknowledge this landmark anniversary, the organisers of the rally, World Cruising Club, have created a unique and incredible opportunity to allow up to twelve young people a funded position to sail across the Atlantic as a team in this year’s ARC.The opportunity is open to twelve young residents of Gran Canaria and Saint Lucia, aged 18-25. Successful applicants will act as true international ambassadors for their respective islands and countries.Together, they will sail across the Atlantic Ocean with ARC 2019 as The ARC Youth Team, on-board a 72ft Challenge sailing yacht managed and owned by Tall Ships Sail Training... Click here for more info..

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

Join us for the Bluewater Weekend 22-23 June 2019 Lymington, UKNow in it's sixth year, the WCC team have joined together once... Click here for more info..

Curtain call for a classic ARC. 23/12/2018

ARC 2018 came to a rousing conclusion last night in Saint Lucia with the Prizegiving Ceremony marking the end of the world’s most popular... Click here for more info..

Explorers of the Caribbean. 18/12/2018

As of this afternoon on Tuesday 18 December, 163 ARC boats have safely crossed the finish line into Rodney Bay Saint Lucia after their... Click here for more info..

The sun sets on a sucessfull first ARC+ St. Vincent. 16/12/2018

The first edition of ARC+ St. Vincent came to an end last night at Hotel Alexandrina in St. Vincent, a very fitting venue for the finale of... Click here for more info..

ARC+ 2018 Wraps Up in Saint Lucia. 13/12/2018

In Rodney Bay, Saint Lucia last night crews from ARC+ route of the Atlantic Rally for Cruisers gathered on the green of IGY Marina to mark... Click here for more info..

A Classic ARC Crossing. 11/12/2018

Wave after wave comes surging onto the Atlantic coast of Saint Lucia, pushed across the ocean by the constant trade winds, each wave... Click here for more info..

Official ARC+ Welcome to St Lucia. 09/12/2018

The Harbor Club Hotel provided the perfect venue for the ARC+ Welcome party here in Rodney Bay, Saint Lucia. The recently opened hotel... Click here for more info..

Good things come to those who wait - first ARC+ Saint Vincent Arrival. 08/12/2018

The team ashore at Blue Lagoon Marina in Saint Vincent have been eagerly awaiting the arrival of the first boats sailing the inaugural ARC+... Click here for more info..

ARC+ Welcome Sundowner. 07/12/2018

With a beautiful sunset in the background over 250 participants come together to enjoy sundowners at the Boardwalk Bar located overlooking... Click here for more info..

Downwind all the way – The Kid takes line honours in ARC 2018. 06/12/2018

“Marvellous! Downwind all the way with the spinnaker” said Jean-Pierre ‘JP’ Dick, the owner and skipper for The Kid, the first boat to... Click here for more info..

Swanning Around. 04/12/2018

Chasing across the Atlantic bow to stern, or should it be beak to tail, our two Swan 46’s – Rohkea and Gertha 5 - arrived into Rodney Bay,... Click here for more info..

ARC+ Fleet Starts Arriving in the Caribbean. 01/12/2018

Today Saint Lucia cheerfully welcomed the first arrival of the ARC+ fleet, X-Yacht X65 Nika after a fast 2100NM passage from... Click here for more info..

‘We could get used to this!’ A bed of roses on the Atlantic Ocean. 29/11/2018

Out on the waves of the Atlantic Ocean, crews on this year‘s ARC rally are happily munching down the miles towards the Caribbean. Leading... Click here for more info..

Farewell to Mindelo - see you again next year!. 25/11/2018

Lying as they do, on the cusp of the Atlantic tradewind route to the Caribbean, a call into Cape Verde is a popular option for offshore... Click here for more info..

Perfect cruising rally conditions for the start of ARC 2018. 25/11/2018

Cruisers, racers, and multihulls; sleek ocean racing machines, alongside comfortable family cruisers; superyachts with professional crews,... Click here for more info..

Countdown to the start of ARC 2018 . 23/11/2018

With only two days to go until the start of ARC 2018, there is a hive of activity on the pontoons down at the marina today. The return of... Click here for more info..

ARC+ St. Vincent in Mindelo. 23/11/2018

ARC+ St. Vincent arrivals in Mindelo are almost complete with only two yachts left to finish their passage. For those already berthed in... Click here for more info..

Seminars, Safety Demonstrations and A Night in Rio. 22/11/2018

The last couple of days has seen a busy schedule of ARC seminars sharing a wealth of knowledge with crews as they prepare for their Atlantic... Click here for more info..

ARC+ 2018 Sails Away from Mindelo. 21/11/2018

The ARC+ fleet got underway with very light winds today as they set out on Leg 2 from São Vicente in the Cape Verde Islands to Saint Lucia.... Click here for more info..

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