Sailing from the Caribbean or USA to Europe with the World Cruising Club
ARC Europe is the west-to-east Atlantic rally, sailing from the Caribbean or North America to Europe. Starting from Nanny Cay Marina on Tortola British Virgin Islands or Ocean Marine Yacht Centre in Portsmouth Virginia, the two fleets rendezvous in St George’s, Bermuda before crossing the Atlantic to the Azores. After cruising the Azorean archipelago, boats sail to Marina de Lagos in southern Portugal, or sail independently to northern Europe.
ARC Europe Itinerary 2014
Date Detail Miles
3 May – Nanny Cay, Tortola BVI to Bermuda 845 NM
3 May – Portsmouth VA to Bermuda 540 NM
14 May – Bermuda to Horta, Faial Azores 1,800 NM
Faial, Terceira, Sao Miguel, Santa Maria
8 June – Santa Maria, Azores to Lagos, Portugal 820 NM
15 June – Final Prize giving in Lagos, Portugal
In every port there will be social activities, plus tours ashore in the Azores.
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