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The Galapagos Islands. 19/02/2018

Over the last few days the World ARC fleet have been exploring the island of San Cristobal including the local provided tours to snorkelling and wildlife sites on the northern side of this most easterly Galapagos Island. The World ARC Tour takes crews to see and enjoy the main attraction of this area – Kicker Rock, which is famous for its spectacular bird life on high rise cliffs and sea life that lurks below including turtles, fish, rays and a variety of sharks. When weather allows, a drift snorkel with the current through the impressive gap of the rocks gets crews up close and personal to the Galapagos sea life.Every evening, the Miconia run nightly happy hours for crews to gather and share stories of their equatorial crossing but also planning together the next following weeks... Click here for more info..

Across the equator and into Galapagos. 14/02/2018

Rally Control is currently on the island of San Cristobal and have just been contacted by the first boat Lunatix  (X-Yachts Xp50), the... Click here for more info..

Las bellas Perlas. 10/02/2018

Yesterday afternoon the World ARC fleet attended the skippers briefing at the Yellow shirt villa which was followed by sun-downer drinks at... Click here for more info..

Through the Panama Canal and into the Pacific!. 09/02/2018

The World ARC 2018-19 fleet has successfully crossed the Panama Canal! The last week and a half has been a busy one for the World ARC... Click here for more info..

World ARC 2018 and the last few days in the Caribbean. 28/01/2018

The World ARC fleet have now finished exploring the beauty the San Blas Islands have to offer and are almost all in Shelter Bay Marina. The... Click here for more info..

Unforgettable Santa Marta. 17/01/2018

They say all good things must come to an end and finally it is time for the World ARC fleet to leave Santa Marta with plenty of fond... Click here for more info..

Exciting days in Colombia. 14/01/2018

All of the World ARC fleet is now in Santa Marta, Colombia, with the exception of one vessel who will be arriving this afternoon after... Click here for more info..

Bienvenidos a Colombia. 10/01/2018

After departing from Rodney Bay the 6th January the first boat from the World ARC fleet, Jojo’s Circus (an Outremer 5x) made an appearance... Click here for more info..

A final ocean for the World ARC 2017-18 Fleet. 08/01/2018

Boats in the World ARC 2017-18 fleet set off on Saturday to start their final ocean sailing leg from Cape Town to Salvador da Bahia via the... Click here for more info..

World ARC 2018 starts from St Lucia. 06/01/2018

At 1200 St Lucian local time, 33 yachts crossed the start line of World ARC 2018 in Rodney Bay St Lucia.  The start marked the... Click here for more info..

World ARC 2018 fleet gathers in Rodney Bay. 31/12/2017

On 30 December 2018 the World ARC 2018 office opened its doors in IGY Rodney Bay Marina.  Surrounded by 'veterans' of ARC and ARC+... Click here for more info..

Approaching South Africa. 09/11/2017

The World ARC Fleet are now well on the way to their first African landfall at Richards Bay, having set off from the French territory of... Click here for more info..

A spiritual send-off from Mauritius. 26/10/2017

The World ARC fleet departed from Port Louis, Mauritius today on the next leg of their round the world adventure. It has a been a popular... Click here for more info..

Mauritius like a taste of the Indian Ocean . 24/10/2017

Today all the World ARC participants went on a bus tour taking them North of the Island of Mauritius stopping at the Botanical Garden,... Click here for more info..

World ARC 2017-18 into the Indian Ocean. 02/10/2017

The World ARC fleet departed the Cocos (Keeling) Islands this morning, embarking on the second longest sail of their circumnavigation; a... Click here for more info..

World ARC 2017-18 in Xmas Island. 23/09/2017

After sailing some 620NM from Lombok the World ARC fleet are currently moored in Flying Fish Cove at Christmas Island for a brief 48... Click here for more info..

World ARC 2017-18 in Cocos Keeling. 11/09/2017

After leaving Christmas Island, World ARC crews are now in Cocos Keeling, well rested and prepared for their next adventures Following a... Click here for more info..

World ARC 2017-18 in Indonesia. 11/09/2017

After completing the leg from Australia to Indonesia, the World ARC fleet have been enjoying a relaxing stopover here in Lombok. ... Click here for more info..

World ARC departs Australia and sails onward to Indonesia. 05/09/2017

Cheerio OZ!! The World ARC fleet has certainly enjoyed their time in the Land Down Under! Cruising the Great Barrier Reef was a highlight... Click here for more info..

World ARC fleet reunites in Darwin, Australia . 30/08/2017

After three weeks free cruising, Australia’s famed Great Barrier Reef, all 15 boats have arrived Darwin. The World ARC fleet is reunited,... Click here for more info..

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