ARC Program Kicks Off in Las Palmas. 11/11/2019
Whilst the first of the ARC+ boats are expected to arrive in Mindelo, Cape Verdes on Thursday evening, here in Las Palmas, the start of a busy two-week pre-departure programme for ARC participants is well underway. The check-in team were all set this morning to meet and greet skippers and crews who were first on the list to register their arrival and keen to receive their ARC skippers bag and welcome packs. The ARC Safety team, headed by Roger Seymour of Hamble School of Yachting were also busy as they began safety checks on all the boats. The World Cruising Club team have a combined experience of 72 Atlantic Crossings, 13 circumnavigations and over a million nautical miles sailed between them and are happy to pass on useful tips and a little of their helpful knowledge to... Click here for more info..