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ARC Baltic

Cruising over six weeks, ARC Baltic takes you on a 1,800nm voyage of discovery through Europe’s “east sea”, combining days of social cruising with exploring the Baltic’s fascinating culture and history ashore. The rally format has been adapted to the Baltic and the individual rally legs are short, one to two days, with the focus to experience the cultural history of the region and enjoy the stunning beauty of the Swedish and Finnish archipelagos.

The rally includes
• World Cruising Club staff on hand throughout the event with comprehensive sailing experience and historical knowledge of the Baltic
• Berthing – for three nights before the start from Rostock, plus approximately twenty two nights during stopovers
• Tours - in Rønne, Visby, Tallinn, St. Petersburg, Helsinki, Stockholm and Kalmar
• Comprehensive social programme and dinners in five stopovers
• Use of facilities at host yacht clubs in Russia, Finland and Sweden
• Agents fees and assistance for clearance into Russia
• Access to discounts for nautical books and charts, and clothing on orders placed through our website


ARC Baltic 2019: Entries Now Open!.

We are delighted to let you know that entries are now open for ARC Baltic 2019! Join our six week summer rally comprising some of the most beautiful and interesting sights in the Baltic sailing with the support of World Cruising ClubThe rally takes you on a voyage of discovery through Europe's "east sea", combining days of social cruising with exploring the Baltic's fascinating culture and... Click here for more info..

WCC at the Southampton Boat Show 2018.

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 boat launches and equipment offers, we know many of you will be planning a visit, so here's a round up of World Cruising Club activities at the show. The World Cruising Club team will be available on our stand J051 in the Ocean Hall, every day to chat about... Click here for more info..

Every good thing comes to an end .

Every good things come to an end they said. After 6 weeks cruising around the Baltic Sea, sailing 1400NM visiting 6 different countries and 6 capitals the 21 yachts from the ARC Baltic were back to Sweden in Kalmar for their last stop on the rally. The boats were free cruising from Stockholm for the last few days stopping along the way in beautiful anchorages enjoying the warm weather and... Click here for more info..
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Jambo - Nasty speed humps

Great day sailing yesterday in amongst the islands - must come back when we have more time to potter around with a local pilot bookBit of a shock as we came in to anchor and we slid across the top of a rock - trust the swedes to put speed humps in. read more...


Jambo - Tom in the latest range from Armami

no wind and 60 miles to Arkosund so it's time to put the egg beater on at 6 knots - at least it's sunny so an excellent opportunity to get the latest summer gear on display IMG_0974 read more...


Jambo - Cycle ride on Armand

Cycle ride through the islands and snack lunch- Julia and Richard catch the ferry tomorrow to Stockholm and Tom and me take Jambo to the sailing club outside StockholmIMG_0939 read more...


Jambo - Evening sail in the Sun

Sun came out we headed north and rolled out the sails - perfect!Now on the lookout for a quiet anchorage for the nightIMG_0917 read more...


Jambo - Heatwave In Finland

Lovely cooling 30 knot wind helped keep the temperature down todayWanted a sauna at the end of the day but no takers from Jambo meant the marina wouldn't crank it up fo just oneWhisky was a good substitute!Sweet dreamsPIMG_0915 read more...

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An extraordinary combination of challenging sailing, fabulous scenery, interesting ports, and great company - just do it!
Mike Hempstead, sy Aquila, ARC Baltic 2014
A very nice experience to get your sailing borders widened, and a great way to get to know new friends.
Albert Lestraden, sy Meneldor ARC Baltic 2014

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Episode 156 of the '59º North Sailing Podcast' is the latest Ocean Sailing Forum panel discussion, recorded LIVE in Toronto with Sheryl Shard, Mia Karlsson, Colin Kilgour, Les Suter and Joy & Ian Winterborn. With special guest Liza Copeland. It's two hours of talking offshore sailing best practices, tactics & sharing sea stories!... more info

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