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Last stop in the Galapagos. 23/02/2018

The World ARC fleet is currently on their final stages of exploring the Galapagos. They have spent the last week and a half exploring the islands of San Cristobal and Isabela.Puerto Villamil located on Isabela, the largest of the Galapagos islands, has proven a very popular destination. Long white sandy beaches, where you can find penguins, iguanas, flamingos and sea lions. Walk just out of town where you can see flamingos and giant tortoises, and finally a small protected anchorage where sting and manta rays as well as reef sharks swim around the boats giving you a chance to witness wildlife in their natural habitat. Safety checks took place before the participants had a chance to get a water taxi ashore.  Most of the fleet is now in their last port of call in the Galapagos,... Click here for more info..

New Route Announced for ARC Channel Islands 2018. 23/02/2018

Following two successful editions ARC Channel Islands, entries are now open for this summer’s rally which features a new route for 2018 with... Click here for more info..

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... 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..

WCC at boot Düsseldorf 2018. 10/01/2018

The World Cruising Club team will be at boot Düsseldorf 2018 from 20-28 January in Hall 11, E11, ready to talk about all things bluewater... 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..

ARC Late Starters make safe landfall in the Caribbean. 26/12/2017

On 23 December, S/Y CARIOCA put in to Martinique and then, early on Christmas morning, TRIMLEY MAID safely made landfall in St Lucia; the... Click here for more info..

An emotional finale to ARC 2017. 17/12/2017

In an emotional evening focusing on the achievements of the crews taking part in the 32nd edition of the Atlantic Rally for Cruisers (ARC),... Click here for more info..

ARC arrivals roll in to town. 10/12/2017

Three weeks to the day since the ARC fleet slipped their lines in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria and a steel drum serenade is continually... Click here for more info..

Special celebrations in Saint Lucia conclude ARC+ 2017. 07/12/2017

As the sun set in Saint Lucia on Wednesday 6th December, crews of ARC+ 2017 came togetherto mark the end of a wonderful ocean adventure with... Click here for more info..

Saint Lucia welcomes the first ARC arrival – Guyader Gastronomie. 04/12/2017

On Sunday 3 December Saint Lucia joyously welcomed the first arrival of the 2017 ARC fleet, TS42 Guyader Gastronomie after a 2900NM passage... Click here for more info..

A Job Well Done! - Caribbean 1500 2017. 29/11/2017

Another Caribbean 1500 has come and gone! Last week concluded the 28th Caribbean 1500 with Zenlatitude arriving to the docks around 8:00AM.... Click here for more info..