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Mexico: Manta Ray Citizen Science for Sailors

Date Published - November 23, 2021

Bruce Balan and Alene D. Rice of the Cross 46’ Trimaran “Migration” have been working with the Pacific Manta Research Group to create a citizen science project for sailors in Mexico. … Read More

Last Update - November 23, 2021

Canaries to St. Lucia: 36th ARC Departs Las Palmas

Date Published - November 22, 2021

Cruisers, racers, and multihulls; sleek ocean racing machines alongside comfortable family cruisers; superyachts with professional crews, and excited friends living the dream – these were the boats and sailors that departed Las Palmas de Gran Canaria yesterday to start the 36th Atlantic Rally for Cruisers (ARC)… Read More

Last Update - November 22, 2021

Eastern Caribbean: SSB Coconut Telegraph Back on Air

Date Published - November 17, 2021

The SSB (Single Side Band) Coconut Telegraph has resumed its cruisers net covering the Eastern Caribbean Island Chain, with the aim of sharing active cruiser information in Real Time…. Read More

Last Update - November 17, 2021

Canary Islands, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria: Yachts Prepare for ARC 2021

Date Published - November 16, 2021

A special Flag Raising Ceremony was held on Sunday November 14 in Las Palmas Marina to celebrate the 29 nations taking part in World Cruising Club’s 36th Atlantic Rally for Cruisers and to signal the final week’s countdown to the start of the Atlantic crossing…. Read More

Last Update - November 16, 2021

Canary Islands: ARC+2021 Sets Sail for Grenada

Date Published - November 09, 2021

ARC+ 2021, World Cruising Club’s two-stage transatlantic rally to Grenada, has set off from Las Palmas de Gran Canaria in the Canary Islands, with 70 boats bound for Mindelo Marina in Cape Verde on the first leg. … Read More

Last Update - November 09, 2021

Pacific: Cyclone Season Preview for 2021/2022

Date Published - November 05, 2021

The 2021/2022 Pacific Cyclone Season officially began on November 1 and forecasters are predicting between nine and 12 tropical storms, with three potentially reaching Tropical Cyclone Category 3 or above…. Read More

Last Update - November 04, 2021

Chile Borders Correction: Maritime Borders Remain Closed

Date Published - October 30, 2021

Following our announcement that Chile Maritime borders finally opened mid-October after over 18 months of closure (based on reports from Pacific Chile), we have now received confirmation that while Chile is in the process of opening its borders, the sea (and land) borders remain officially closed to entry at this… Read More

Last Update - October 30, 2021