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17th November 2021 to 9th December 2021

Atlantic Rally for Cruisers (ARC)

£4250 Per person

Deposit £1,000. Balance due 12 weeks before departure.
Book your berth on one of a selection of yachts for a transatlantic yacht race between the Canary Islands and the Caribbean

In stock

Pay a deposit of £1,000.00 per item
Suited to
Couples, Groups, Inividuals
Difficulty
Some experience required
Nights onboard
21
Vessel type
Various available. From 40ft cruisers, to Volvo 70 high-performance race yachts.
Vessel length
from 40ft to 70ft
Skipper
Yes
Berth Style
Various, from private cabin to pipecots
Insurance Required
Yes

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Embark on an adventure of a lifetime, this epic rally will take you soaring across the Atlantic Ocean 

21 nights approximately: 17 November - 09 December 2021

£4,250 per person

Book your berth on one of a selection of yachts, from performance cruisers to a Volvo 70 for a transatlantic yacht race between the Canary Islands and the Caribbean. Adrenaline, adventure and amazing seascapes are guaranteed and – as you might expect – previous sailing experience is a must. But so is the trip...

Crew arrive: 17th November 2021, Las Palmas, Gran Canaria

Safety Brief: 18th November 2021, Las Palmas, Gran Canaria

Training Day: 20th November 2021, Las Palmas, Gran Canaria

Race Start: 21st November 2021, Las Palmas, Gran Canaria

Race Finish: mid-December, Rodney Bay, St. Lucia

The iconic Atlantic Rally for Cruisers (ARC) starts in Gran Canaria and finishes in Saint Lucia. In November, around 250 yachts will set sail from Las Palmas in Gran Canaria to participate in the world-renowned ARC. This is the biggest trans-ocean sailing event in the world and we are joined up for the racing division onboard one of many yachts, including:

Beneteau First 40

Grand Soleil 50

Volvo Open 70 (Gen 2)

The ARC takes you across 2,700 miles of the Atlantic Ocean on the trade wind route intended to give optimum exciting downwind sailing. It is one of the most civilised yet exciting ways of crossing the Atlantic Ocean.

It is an aspiration of most sailors – leaving the winter weather behind them in the UK to sail non-stop through the tropics. It is sure to be a very memorable moment in your life!

  • Professional Skipper plus professional crew
  • Branded Team Kits
  • Food, fuel, race entry and mooring fees
  • Wet weather gear
  • Accommodation when in port
  • Travel to or from the boats
  • Some sailing experience is required.
  • A good level of fitness recommended.

Fly to Gran Canaria, Canary Islands

Fly back from St Lucia

Crew arrive: 17th November 2021, Las Palmas, Gran Canaria

Safety Brief: 18th November 2021, Las Palmas, Gran Canaria

Training Day: 20th November 2021, Las Palmas, Gran Canaria

Race Start: 21st November 2021, Las Palmas, Gran Canaria

Race Finish: mid-December, Rodney Bay, St. Lucia

The iconic Atlantic Rally for Cruisers (ARC) starts in Gran Canaria and finishes in Saint Lucia. In November, around 250 yachts will set sail from Las Palmas in Gran Canaria to participate in the world-renowned ARC. This is the biggest trans-ocean sailing event in the world and we are joined up for the racing division onboard one of many yachts, including:

Beneteau First 40

Grand Soleil 50

Volvo Open 70 (Gen 2)

The ARC takes you across 2,700 miles of the Atlantic Ocean on the trade wind route intended to give optimum exciting downwind sailing. It is one of the most civilised yet exciting ways of crossing the Atlantic Ocean.

It is an aspiration of most sailors – leaving the winter weather behind them in the UK to sail non-stop through the tropics. It is sure to be a very memorable moment in your life!

Sailing boots

Trainers/ deck shoes (no black soled shoes please – they mark the deck)

Waterproof sailing kit

Hat

Sailing gloves – 2 sets

Clothes for on-board and on shore

A small backpack for trips on-shore (30-40 litres)

A water bottle

Thermals, one

Sun glasses (polarized)

Sun cream – SPF50+

Small quick dry towel

Swimming kit

USB cord to charge your phone

Cash

Sleeping bag

Head torch

Sailing knife

Passport

Printed out Insurance details

Any medication you require

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