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All Ahead for Figueira da Foz. 29/06/2022

A light airs morning greeted the fleet as they prepared for the start off the northern breakwater. Clube Naval Povoense very generously provided the committee vessel and at 08:00 the fleet set off from Povoa de Varzim for Figueira da Foz.The fleet started to arrive from late afternoon and after the first boat the remainder followed in quick succession. With help form Sea Crusader’s new crew all were moored without incident and crews were able to head to the Yacht Club bar for grilled Sardines.These kept coming until the last boat arrived just before 23:00hrs making sure everyone was fed, even the Yellow Shirts.The following morning, most crews gathered for a tour to the town of Coimbra. An hour’s bus ride from Figueira through the countryside of rice and corn fields, with a quick stop... Click here for more info..

Tours not to be missed – Tuk Tuk and a Coach. 29/06/2022

Povoa de Varzim provides an excellent starting point to visit two key cities in the north of Portugal, Porto withentre of the city each... Click here for more info..

Start in Spain, Arrive in Portugal . 29/06/2022

Leaving Baiona with on 3 or 4 knots of breeze, the fleet headed off south to their first stop in Portugal, Povoa... Click here for more info..

Caribbean 1500 - Update. 29/06/2022

World Cruising Club regret to announce that we are not able to run the ARC Caribbean 1500 rally this year (2022). Unfortunately, our US... Click here for more info..

World ARC 2022 Darwin Start Confirmed. 23/06/2022

World Cruising Club (WCC) have announced that the planned start for the 2022 World ARC rally from Darwin, NT Australia, will go-ahead on... Click here for more info..

Adventures Inland. 21/06/2022

The first stop yesterday morning took us up the mountain of Santa Tecla. It is definitely the best way to see what is yet to... Click here for more info..

History and Prizes. 21/06/2022

Saturday was an early day for the fleet as they jumped on the bus on their way to visit the famous pilgrimage town in the north west of... Click here for more info..

Final Prizegiving for ARC Europe 2022. 19/06/2022

ARC Europe 2022 concluded in style with a final prizegiving dinner at the Restaurant Sunset in Marina de Lagos. Crews enjoyed a celebratory... Click here for more info..

The Sun Shines for Bayona Arrival . 18/06/2022

With favourable conditions across the Bay of Biscay, the approach and rounding of Cap Finisterre provided some challenging seas for the... Click here for more info..

World ARC 2024 - Entries now open. 15/06/2022

Are you dreaming of tropical islands and faraway places? Are you wondering what to do after the ARC? Looking for a safe, supported and... Click here for more info..

ARC Europe Sets Off for Last Leg . 12/06/2022

The ARC Europe fleet left Vila do Porto Marina in Santa Maria at noon today bound to Marina de Lagos, in the South of Portugal.There was a... Click here for more info..

ARC Portugal 2022 Departs from Plymouth. 12/06/2022

After a day of final preparations at Mayflower Marina on Saturday, busy provisioning and settling in new crew, the afternoon ended with the... Click here for more info..

ARC Portugal 2022 Office Open at Mayflower Marina. 09/06/2022

The Rally Office for ARC Portugal 2022 opened first thing this morning marking the start of this year’s edition with heightened excitement... Click here for more info..

Bye-bye Horta. 04/06/2022

ARC Europe’s time in Horta came to its finale yesterday at the Clube Naval da Horta as the prizes were awarded for the 2nd leg of this... Click here for more info..

Safe but Windy Welcome in Horta. 31/05/2022

Half of the ARC Europe fleet has reached Horta so far. On a passage from Bermuda with over 1800NM every boat has its own tale to tell. The... Click here for more info..

Mid-Atlantic. 25/05/2022

Last Wednesday the ARC Europe fleet set off on the longest leg of their transatlantic adventure. The boats left St George's in Bermuda under... Click here for more info..

Thank You Bermuda. 18/05/2022

It was a spectacular sight in St Georges Harbour today with 27 yachts crossing the start line for Leg 2 of ARC Europe 2022. After a mixed... Click here for more info..

Refuelling Day and Prizegiving in Bermuda. 16/05/2022

It has been a busy day here in Bermuda with duty free fuelling followed by Prizegiving for leg 1 with all ARC Europe crews in St. Georges... Click here for more info..

ARC Europe Starts to Arrive in Bermuda. 13/05/2022

Half of the ARC Europe 2022 fleet have reached the shores of Bermuda and the atmosphere is beginning to build around the docks in St... Click here for more info..

Welcome to Bermuda. 11/05/2022

Steeped in history, the colourful island of Bermuda, and more specifically the town of St. George’s awaits the arrival of the ARC Europe... Click here for more info..

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