Start of World ARC 2021-2022 . 09/01/2021
Saint Lucia woke to cloudy skies this morning but this did not dampen spirits in Rodney Bay for the start of World ARC 2021-2022. With an easterly breeze of around 14kts in the bay and calm waters the boats departed leg 1 of their circumnavigation from Saint Lucia to Panama today, Saturday 9 January 2021, at 1200 hours.With full admiration, a flotilla of well-wishers congregated outside the Saint Lucia Yacht Club to bid the intrepid World ARC crews farewell. Led by the IGY Rodney Bay marina RIB, the fleet were followed by well over 10 boats made up of crews from the Yacht Club, local supporters and those who have just completed ARC 2020. Thank you to all those supporters for making such big efforts to create a fabulous atmosphere and provide the fleet with a tremendous and well deserved... Click here for more info..