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World ARC fleet en route to the Secret of the South Atlantic. 20/01/2019

The World ARC 2018/19 fleet is looking forward to making landfall in Jamestown, St. Helena.A British territory, it is known to be one of the most remote islands in the world, having just opened an airport last year. Previously, the only way to visit this gem of a location was to arrive by boat! The World ARC fleet consisting of 19 International yachts will enjoy a full programme of activities before heading off to Brazil. Yachts and crews that will be visiting are from Austria, Norway, Portugal, Switzerland, Australia, France, United States of America and United Kingdom. After sailing 1700 nautical miles from South Africa, the first arrivals are due in Sunday evening, allowing for ample time to explore the island before the official start to Salvador, Brazil on Saturday the 26th of... Click here for more info..

World ARC 2019-20 Begins to Arrive in Columbia. 16/01/2019

This afternoon Resolute II took line honours on the first leg of World ARC 2019-20 in Santa Marta, Columbia. Skipper Ken Gibson and his crew... Click here for more info..

The Fleet Sets Sail on World ARC 2019-20. 12/01/2019

Today the World ARC 2019-20 fleet set off from Saint Lucia at 12 noon beginning their adventure of a lifetime following years of dreaming,... Click here for more info..

World ARC 2019-20 Farewell Party in Saint Lucia . 11/01/2019

With the start of World ARC 2019-20 only one day away participants had the chance to relax and enjoy another fun evening together at The Bay... Click here for more info..

WORLD ARC fleet 2018-19 say goodbye to South Africa and set sail for Leg 15 to St Helena. 14/01/2019

Cape Town's iconic Table Mountain provided a picturesque backdrop as the WORLD ARC fleet 2018-19 say goodbye to South Africa and set sail... Click here for more info..

Participants Gather Before the Start of World ARC 2019-20 . 09/01/2019

With nearly all the fleet moored up in the IGY Rodney Bay Marina there is great excitement in the air as crews begin to gather and get to... Click here for more info..

A New Year and New Beginnings for World ARC!. 05/01/2019

Whilst many people are packing away the tinsel, wrapping up the Christmas tree lights, and saying farewell to the festive holidays for... Click here for more info..

The first World ARC vessel to arrive at Richards Bay was Influencer. 15/11/2018

The first World ARC vessel to arrive at Richards Bay was Influencer, arriving at approximately 3:30am on Sunday the 11th of November to... Click here for more info..

World ARC 2018-19 fleet departs La Reunion and sets sail for South Africa!!! . 08/11/2018

The beautiful French island territory, La Reunion, continued to provide awe inspiring experiences for the participants as they geared up for... Click here for more info..

A sporty overnight sail from Mauritius. 31/10/2018

The shortest passage for the World ARC fleets circumnavigation is only 132 nautical miles from Mauritius to Reunion and this year provided... Click here for more info..

World ARC Fleet Arrives in Mauritius. 15/10/2018

After sailing approximately 2350 nautical miles, Influencer, a Dufour 56 Exclusive was the first of the World ARC 2018-19 fleet to arrive in... Click here for more info..

Cocos Keeling jewel of the Indian Ocean . 03/10/2018

After leaving Christmas Island, World ARC crews arrived in Cocos Keeling, for a 6 days stopover in the crystal clear water of the Lagoon... Click here for more info..

Meet the WCC Team at the Annapolis Sailboat Show, 2018. 23/09/2018

The US Sailboat Show takes place from October 4-8th in the heart of downtown Annapolis MD. With lots of attractions at the Show including... Click here for more info..

Christmas comes early to the World ARC 2018-19 Fleet. 22/09/2018

After sailing some 620NM from Lombok, Indonesia the World ARC fleet stopped into Flying Fish Cove on Christmas Island for a brief 48... Click here for more info..

World ARC 2018-19 sailing to Christmas Island and Cocos Keeling. 16/09/2018

 For the World ARC fleet Friday evening was Prize Giving time here in Lombok, the event was hosted at Marina Del Ray, the temporary... Click here for more info..

World ARC 2018-19 in Lombok, Indonesia . 14/09/2018

The new Marina Del Ray in Gilli Gede, Lombok, started to fill with World ARC boats today as the first few yachts completed Leg 9 of the... Click here for more info..

World ARC fleet ready for the Indian Ocean . 04/09/2018

The World ARC - currently 22 yachts - have now re-grouped as a fleet once again in Darwin following an enjoyable free... Click here for more info..

World ARC reunited in Darwin, ready for second half of the rally . 30/08/2018

After three weeks steadily free-cruising north along Australia‚Äôs famed Great Barrier Reef, all of the 22 boats in the World... Click here for more info..

World ARC 2018 celebrate half way mark! . 30/07/2018

Queensland and Mackay Marina Village have been an ideal location for the World ARC 2018-19 fleet to commence their Australian adventures.... Click here for more info..

World ARC 2018 cross the Pacific Ocean to arrive in the Land Down Under. 28/07/2018

The World ARC 2018-19 fleet has officially arrived the land down under, Australia. Twenty two yachts have safely arrived Mackay Marina on... Click here for more info..

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