jeudi 17 janvier 2008

C'est Parti !

Le bureau de la World Arc vient d'ouvrir à "Rodney Bay" à Sainte-Lucie, dans les Antilles le 16 Janvier 2008

Mandy et Fionn ont ouvert le bureau de la World Arc à Rodney Bay pour accueillir les participants de la course. Environ la moitié des participants sont déjà arrivés à la marina, ainsi que le Trimaran français "Branec IV" représenté par son skipper Roger, et son équipière Nadia

World ARC office opens in Rodney Bay - 16.01.08
Mandy and Fionn have opened the World ARC Office in Rodney Bay to welcome the participants. There are around half of the boats in the marina already with the most recent arrival being the French trimaran, Branec IV which the onlookers on the dock declared would be sure to be first around the world. A program has been announced with a World Cruising Club Welcome Party on Saturday at Buzz Restaurant and a Farewell Cocktail hosted by the St Lucia Tourist Board on the evening before the start. The St Lucia Yacht club are holding a BBQ on Sunday afternoon on Reduit beach and there will also be seminars on Route and Weather and a Rally Briefing. Most of the crews are eager to start their round the world voyage, as one person said in the office this morning " I’m tired of preparation I want to get going now"

Annuaire des carnets de voyage - Uniterre