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ARC & World ARC Presentation - 05 August 2017 Sydney Australia

World Cruising Club is hosting a breakfast meeting right beside the Sydney International Boat Show, at the Australian National Maritime Museum. Come along and learn about the ARC and World ARC rallies face to face, plus meet with other likeminded cruising sailors. 

Sat 05 August 2017 10:00 - 11:30

Australian National Maritime Museum, Darling Harbour, Sydney NSW, Australia


Ocean Sailing Forum: Southampton, 16 September 2017

Join this popular two hour panel discussion to find out about preparing for an offshore passage or Atlantic crossing. Panelists include industry experts and experienced cruisers to bring you a range of opinion and experience.

Ocean Sailing Forum
When: 10:00 12:00 Saturday 16 September

Where: Harbour Lights Picturehouse, Ocean Village, Southampton

Tickets only £15 per person, and includes free Southampton Boat Show ticket and copy of Yachting World magazine.

Cruising in Portugal Seminar: Southampton 23 September 2017

Learn from the offshore experts at the free Cruising Portugal Seminar

Where: Southampton, UK
When: Saturday 23 September 2017

This free-to-attend two hour seminar is a must for anyone considering a cruise south across Biscay to Portugal.

Topics for discussion include key marinas and stopovers, facilities for cruisers, local information, routes and weather, as well as options for further cruising and basing a boat in Portugal.

World ARC Presentation - Southampton UK, 23 September 2017

World Cruising Club is hosting a presentation and informal lunch meeting right beside the Southampton Boat Show at the Grand Harbour Hotel; your chance to discuss any aspects of the rally face to face, plus meet with other like-minded cruising sailors in a relaxed environment. In addition to updating you on the latest news of the rally, there will be a presentation on the route, safety equipment requirements, and other preparation issues and the team will be pleased to take your questions.

Saturday 23th September, 2017
Grand Harbour Hotel, Southampton

The session is free to attend. 
Pre-registration required.

Includes lunch


Ocean Cruising Seminar 16-18 March 2018, Guildford UK

The Ocean Cruising Seminar covers in depth, a variety of subjects associated with the planning and preparation required for an Atlantic Circuit or round the world voyage. Lecturers have been chosen for their wealth of knowledge in their specialist fields. Special emphasis will be on the ARC and World ARC and what to expect in terms of weather and equipment issues. A number of the lecturers have sailed in the rallies and will draw on their experience from their participation in the event.

Ocean Cruising Seminar

When: 1pm 16 March 2018 to 3pm 18 March 2018

Where: Holiday Inn, Guildford, UK

Blue Water Cruising Forum 2018 - HISWA Netherlands

Blue Water Cruising Forum 2018

Zondag 11 maart 2018 van 11:00 uur tot 13:00 uur

HISWA in de RAI Amsterdam

Perskamer in Hal 7

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Training Courses for Bluewater Cruisers

Hamble School of Yachting offer rally participants exclusive training dates and discounted prices for the ISAF Offshore Safety course, RYA Sea Survival and RYA First Aid courses.  These are highly recommended for any skippers and crew going offshore, and especially for anyone participating in or considering the ARC, ARC Portugal and World ARC.


Marine Communications and Radar Training

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Ocean Sailing Forum 2014 - Pod-cast Part 1

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Ocean Sailing Forum 2014 - Pod-cast Part 2

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Safety Equipment Requirements

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Video Training Library

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Communications Equipment

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Learn about ocean weather with Chris Tibbs

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What is it like to do a sea survival course

Sea Safety TrainingWe joined Hamble School of Yachting for three days of training, covering the RYA/ISAF Offshore Safety, RYA Sea Survival and RYA
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