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COVID Update on the 2020 Carib 1500 Rally. 19/08/2020

As we are all very aware, COVID-19 continues to impact all our lives, not least for those attempting to travel internationally.The health and well-being of our participants, staff and all those involved with delivery of the rally at each stopover has been our primary concern in planning the 2020 Carib’1500 as a COVID secure event. However, during the summer it has become clear that travel to the Caribbean from North America has not opened up as we had hoped; there are restrictions on who can visit, and protocols for arrivals requiring periods in quarantine. To date, the hoped for general easing of restrictions, sufficient for World Cruising Club to deliver a COVID secure rally have not arrived. As at August 19th, it is still not possible for the rally to arrive into the BVI and there are... Click here for more info..

Bye Bye Bermuda!. 15/05/2019

Start Day dawned with clear blue skies and a light breeze.Perfect weather!It is always sad to be leaving the charming and stunningly... Click here for more info..

Prizegiving Leg 1 Nanny Cay to Bermuda. 13/05/2019

On Sunday evening, 125 crew members from the 32 ARC Europe/USA boats in St. Georges assembled at the Dinghy Club to enjoy an evening of... Click here for more info..

ARC Europe & ARC USA arrivals in Bermuda. 11/05/2019

After 5 days at sea, the first boats of ARC Europe 2019 slipped quietly onto anchorage during the pre-dawn hours of Thursday morning, 9th... Click here for more info..

ARC Europe and ARC USA set sail from Nanny Cay BVI. 04/05/2019

Today, Saturday 4 May, start day arrived for 35 boats taking part in the 2019 editions of ARC Europe and ARC USA setting off from Tortola.... Click here for more info..

Sunny Safety Demonstrations in Nanny Cay. 01/05/2019

The programme ahead of Saturday’s start has certainly started ramping up and after an enjoyable sundowner at the Beach Terrace last night,... Click here for more info..

Oh boy we are in Bermuda. 13/05/2017

Bermuda Bermuda, she always has a curve ball to throw at the yachts that are visiting here.  This morning was a completely different... Click here for more info..

Halfway to Bermuda. 09/05/2017

The fleet is around the halfway mark to Bermuda and has been having some great sailing conditions in the SE trade winds for the first couple... Click here for more info..

ARC Europe and ARC USA get under way . 07/05/2017

After a busy programme during the week in Nanny Cay Marina the 37 boats on ARC Europe and USA were ready to take the start on a windy... Click here for more info..

Demonstration day. 04/05/2017

Today started off with a couple of demonstrations here in Nanny Cay, nothing political just a few safety demos that always have a good... Click here for more info..

Welcome to Nanny Cay - best marina on the island!. 02/05/2017

Monday was the first official day of the office opening here in Nanny Cay on Tortola in the BVI and it was certainly busy with boats... Click here for more info..

ARC Europe & ARC USA: Just 2 weeks until the rally offices open . 17/04/2017

With the start of ARC Europe & ARC USA on May 6th fast approaching boats will be starting the transition from cruising mode to... Click here for more info..

ARC USA draws to a close in Portsmouth, VA. 23/05/2016

ARC USA came to a close last night with a farewell supper in Olde Town Portsmouth at the Bier Garden, a popular German restaurant that also... Click here for more info..

Bye Bye Bermuda:(. 17/05/2016

It is always sad to be leaving Bermuda, this place has a great charm and stunning beauty to it - especially when the sun is shining as it... Click here for more info..

Busy Bermuda. 16/05/2016

It has been a busy couple of days with duty free refuelling on Saturday followed by the Prizegiving for Leg 1 on Sunday.  With a heavy... Click here for more info..

Pirates of Bermuda!. 14/05/2016

With a second day busy with arrivals it was time to relax and have a Gosling's Dark n'Stormy at the Dinghy Club bar, which has the best... Click here for more info..

ARC Europe & ARC USA sets sail from the BVI. 07/05/2016

It was a pretty relaxed morning on the docks in Nanny Cay as all of the boats had managed to clear Customs & Immigration the day before... Click here for more info..

A fun farewell evening. 06/05/2016

It was another busy day yesterday with final safety inspections, and a few boats heading out to practice their MOB drills and setting the... Click here for more info..

Sunshine in the BVI. 04/05/2016

Gone are the dark clouds that passed us by on the weekend and the blue skies and hot sunshine are back in Nanny Cay.  It seems like... Click here for more info..

ARC Europe & ARC USA kicks off in Nanny Cay!. 02/05/2016

The ARC Europe & ARC USA 2016 rally office officially opened this morning in Nanny Cay as the rally flags were ceremoniously hoisted up... Click here for more info..