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Salty DAWG Rally

Bill and Linda Knowles
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Fax:
http://saltydawgrally.org/,
Departs Hampton VA in November for the Caribbean and returns to the USA the following May. Has had some safety issues on previous rallies. Now charging fees to participate.
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Over 200 boats and 1200 people take part in the ARC every year
2700 NM across the Atlantic from Gran Canaria to Saint Lucia
A rally for everyone; families, racers, couples, big boats and modest boats
Two weeks of pre-departure activities in Las Palmas
Welcomed in Saint Lucia with a rum punch and a chilled beer
Fantastic achievement - crossing an ocean on a small sailboat