Sailing through the generations - Old memories, new beginnings. 15/11/2017
Every year, there are always several participants or boats themselves that have taken part in the ARC rally throughout its 30 year history, and this year is no exception. There are of course many wonderful stories within the fleet and these include a new wave of sailors coming through to relive old memories and adventures.One heart-warming story is that of two Polish daughters returning 30 years later in the same boat that their father built for the 1987 ARC, which went from Gran Canaria to Barbados. Back then, it was virtually impossible for Polish sailors to own a boat and to think about taking it across the Atlantic, but Nikodem Janiski made this a reality at a time when it was almost unheard of. He went on to receive the Kaprys Trophy for making the greatest effort in the face of... Click here for more info..