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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 preparation for the long passage ahead.  With the two fleets combined it will feel busy on the docks with 37 boats in Nanny Cay, 2 boats starting from Portsmouth, VA and a further 3 joining in Bermuda.  With around half of the boats sailing in their first World Cruising Club rally and the others having sailed with us before it's a great mix of crews, from many countries, and boats from an Albin Vega 27' to a Lagoon 620!  The bulk of the fleet is starting from Nanny Cay in the BVI which will look and feel a little different this year with the opening of the new outer marina development. Back in December there was an opening ceremony for... Click here for more info..

Meet the WCC Team at the Annapolis Boat Show, 2016. 23/09/2016

The Annapolis Boat Show takes place as usual in October, from 6-10 October in the heart of the city. With lots of attractions at the show... 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..

Work continues on Nanny Cay's new outer marina. 22/01/2016

Busy times in Nanny Cay, host to the start of ARC Europe & ARC USA in May and the finish of ARC Caribbean 1500 in November, as work... Click here for more info..

First Seminars on a Rainy Day in Portsmouth. 02/11/2015

The weather was a washout today in Portsmouth (and still is, as I write this in the middle of the afternoon here at the Rally Office). But... Click here for more info..

The 26th ARC Caribbean 1500 is On!. 31/10/2015

by Andy SchellHappy Halloween!It’s the last day of October 2015, and the 26th annual ARC Caribbean 1500 is under way! For the third straight... Click here for more info..

Tough leg to USA. 26/05/2015

With most of the fleet now pleased to be ashore since starting from Bermuda last Monday we are starting to receive reports that it was a... Click here for more info..

Prizegiving Concludes ARC USA, Kicks off ARC Europe Leg 2. 18/05/2015

The high cirrus clouds were already moving in over St. Georges yesterday afternoon, heralding the passage of today’s cold front, and... Click here for more info..

Summer in Bermuda. 15/05/2015

After a drizzly morning yesterday, which incidentally washed down all of the boats nicely, the weather has continued to improve to the sunny... Click here for more info..

First Arrivals in Bermuda. 13/05/2015

The rally team arrived here Monday night in beautiful Bermuda. There was not much rest time for the team because the first boats are due in... Click here for more info..

After a four-day delay, Portsmouth fleet bound for Bermuda. 13/05/2015

The sun rose clear in the east this morning and there was a distinct chill in the air heralding the passing of the latest cold front that... Click here for more info..

ARC Europe, ARC USA 2015 Start in Nanny Cay, Tortola. 09/05/2015

51 boats were off to a breezy start of about 16 knots, gusting to 19 knots in Nanny Cay, Tortola today for ARC Europe & ARC USA 2015... Click here for more info..

Weather Delay in Portsmouth, and Surprise Guest Mario Vittone!. 09/05/2015

As the BVI Fleet heads to the starting line, the Portsmouth fleet continues to wait.“It’s disappointing,” said Ian Clarke, skipper of Zoom,... Click here for more info..

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