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Alderney and final farewells. 21/08/2018

An early start again for the boats on Thursday morning, to ensure they had plenty on time to get to the Alderney Race on time. With the wind forecast to turn to the West we again saw the downwind sails being hoisted in preparation. The boats all motor sailed along the coast of Jersey, before rounding Corabine point. They all enjoyed a great, if not very wet, days sailing with F3-4 South to South Westerly winds, some managed to fly their downwind sails, some with more luck than others. There were calls on the radio from Sun Kosi as they arrived at the race, to warn others behind of the tides sweeping them East towards France.This was useful information as the boats were having to aim at the West side of Alderney to make the East point.As the boats arrived into Alderney it was a race to... Click here for more info..

St Peter Port to St Helier. 15/08/2018

After a Skippers’ Briefing on Monday evening rally crews were all ready for their crossing to Jersey yesterday morning. With Westerly winds... Click here for more info..

Exploring the delights of Guernsey. 13/08/2018

The programme in Guernsey started sedately with a free day for the participants to explore at their own pace. This was welcomed after an... Click here for more info..

Leg 1 Dolphins and Rainbows. 12/08/2018

It was an early start for the fleet as they slipped lines at 0500 and headed out of Dart Harbour to make the most of daylight for their... Click here for more info..

First South West Edition of ARC Channel Islands welcomed in Dartmouth. 10/08/2018

The first ARC Channel Islands South West Edition, in association with Hamble School of Yachting and the RYA got off to an excellent start as... 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..

New Route Announced for ARC Channel Islands 2018. 23/02/2018

Following two successful editions ARC Channel Islands, entries are now open for this summer’s rally which features a new route for 2018 with... Click here for more info..

Adventures in Alderney and final Au Revoirs. 20/08/2017

On Thursday afternoon the rally departed for Alderney, marking the last stop in the Channel Islands, before returning to Gosport.Conditions... Click here for more info..

Glorious Guernsey. 16/08/2017

After a relaxing couple of days in Cherbourg, the rally awoke Monday morning feeling refreshed and relaxed.The sea state resembled a mill... Click here for more info..

Crews triumph in testing conditions . 13/08/2017

After two days of preparation at Haslar Marina the time had come for this year’s participants to cross the channel to Cherbourg.Tides and... Click here for more info..

Blue skies welcome ARC Channel Islands Fleet in to Gosport. 11/08/2017

This year’s ARC Channel Islands rally, in association with Hamble School of Yachting and the RYA got off to a bright start with blue skies... Click here for more info..

Rally Introductions at the ARC Channel Islands Seminar. 09/05/2017

Last weekend World Cruising Club welcomed this year’s ARC Channel Islands participants and prospective Channel crossers to a beautifully... Click here for more info..

Choosing for Offshore Cruising at the Bluewater Weekend. 22/03/2017

Bluewater Weekend: 20 and 21 May 2017, Lymington UKMore than just a boat show, more than a seminar, and more than simply a cruiser... Click here for more info..

Entries Open - Join us for ARC Channel Islands 2017. 27/01/2017

Following the successful first edition ARC Channel Islands last summer, we are pleased to announce that entries are now open for ARC Channel... Click here for more info..

Cruisers Give Thumbs Up to Rally. 19/09/2016

Following the successful first edition ARC Channel Islands this August, we are pleased to announce that the rally will sail again in August... Click here for more info..

Final Crossing and the Final Farewells. 29/08/2016

On departing Alderney the fleet said goodbye to two boats, Sophisticated Lady and Magic Moments, who were making their way back to their... Click here for more info..

Relaxing on Alderney. 28/08/2016

Today saw the change to the new itinerary. The sail from Guernsey to Alderney was a slow one, with very light winds most of the fleet... Click here for more info..

Blue Sky Sailing and Exploring Guernsey. 25/08/2016

After a quick stop in Cherbourg, the fleet departed towards Guernsey “blessed with blue skies, flat water, epic sunshine” (Midnight... Click here for more info..

Sunshine and Smiles through the Swell. 23/08/2016

After two days of waiting there was an air of excitement dockside at the Haslar Marina as crews prepared for their sunrise departure from... Click here for more info..

And they’re off!. 22/08/2016

After playing a waiting game with the weather since Friday, it was finally time to set sail as the ARC Channel Islands Rally headed for... Click here for more info..

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