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World Cruising Training

ARC Langtur Camp Dronningen, Norway 2017

ARC Langtur Camp arrangeres for seilere som har / planlegger / drømmer om å reise på Langtur med egen seilbåt og være best mulig forberedt. Arrangementet er spesielt rettet mot seilere som planlegger å delta i ARC eller World ARC rally, men alle seilere er hjertelig velkommen. ARC Langtur Camp arrangeres sammen med Kongelig Norsk Seilforening.

KNS Gjestehavn - Dronningen Lørdag 22 April / Søndag 23 April 2017


ARC DelMarVa Offshore Seminar 2017

Join World Cruising Club and sailing industry experts to learn about sailing ARC DelMarVa route, planning and navigation for offshore.

Topics include:

  • Fuel Capacity & Planning
  • Safety Equipment Offshore
  • Watchkeeping Rotations
  • Night Sailing
  • Weather Patterns & Forecasting

Saturday April 29th, 9.30am - 4.30pm, Annapolis, MD

Free for ARC DelMarVa participants with Access Code
$95 per person for others.


ARC Channel Islands Seminar

The ARC Channel Islands Seminar will cover areas important for completing a channel crossing as well as information for cruising around the Channel Islands and guidance on how to prepare your boat and crew for the rally and some reminders of best practice for safe sailing. 

Saturday 6th May, 10:00 to 16:30
Chichester Yacht Club, Chichester Marina, Birdham PO20 7EJ

Cost: £45 per person

Discounts for rally participants. Contact World Cruising Club for discount code.


ARC Bluewater Weekend 2017

The Bluewater Weekend, is for sailors who are aiming at going offshore cruising and want to know what to look for when choosing a bluewater cruising boat. For those in the boat search phase of their count-down to offshore cruising, the Bluewater Weekend will provide the knowledge to help make the right choice of boat, plan a refit, and manage the costs of cruising, as well as meeting and mingling with experienced bluewater cruisers to share knowledge and gain inspiration, all in a relaxed, friendly atmosphere.

Saturday 20 May and Sunday 21 May, 2017

Berthon Marina, Lymington, UK


ARC Catamaran Cruising Forum 2017

World Cruising Club will be running a catamaran cruising panel discussion on Saturday 10 June from 15:00 to 17:00 as part of the Portsmouth Harbour Multihull Show. The panelists are all catamaran owners who have sailed across oceans or around the World and they will provide insightful answers on topics like choosing the right multihull for cruising, pros and cons of ocean catamaran sailing, heavy weather tactics and the best bluewater bolt holes. The Show and the forum are free to attend, Register now to save your place.

Saturday 10 June 2017

15:00 to 17:00

The Lightship - Haslar Marina, Gosport


Training Courses for Bluewater Cruisers

Hamble School of Yachting offer rally participants exclusive training dates and discounted prices for the ISAF Offshore Safety course, RYA Sea Survival and RYA First Aid courses.  These are highly recommended for any skippers and crew going offshore, and especially for anyone participating in or considering the ARC, ARC Portugal and World ARC.


Marine Communications and Radar Training

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Ocean Sailing Forum 2014 - Pod-cast Part 1

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Ocean Sailing Forum 2014 - Pod-cast Part 2

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Safety Equipment Requirements

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Video Training Library

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Communications Equipment

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Learn about ocean weather with Chris Tibbs

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What is it like to do a sea survival course

Sea Safety TrainingWe joined Hamble School of Yachting for three days of training, covering the RYA/ISAF Offshore Safety, RYA Sea Survival and RYA
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