Saturday, April 29, 2017. 10am-5:30pm.
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Chesapeake Sailmakers Loft, Annapolis, MD 
7366 Edgewood Road
Annapolis, MD 21403

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Isabelle Tremblay 
World Cruising Club USA 

ARC DelMarVa Seminar 2017 

Expand your cruising horizons by joining the ocean sailing experts at the 2017 ARC DelMarVa seminar. This full-day event in Annapolis, MD, is included in the entry fee for all ARC DelMarVa participants, but it's also a great way for folks thinking of sailing the route in the future to gain some valuable knowledge. And if you join the seminar and subsequently register for the 2017 DelMarVA Rally, you'll have your seminar fee applied to your entry fee!

A Full Day of Seminars

The day will include several experts from around the Annapolis sailing community speaking on all aspects of completing a round DelMarVa cruise.

Topics include:

  • Navigating the DelMarVa
  • Fuel Management
  • Sail selection
  • Offshore Safety Equipment
  • Stopovers along the route
  • Weather Patterns
  • Watchkeeping

...and more!

Sign up by clicking the blue button below. If you're already registered for the ARC DelMarVa rally, this event if FREE,  with your Access Code, but you still need to register so we have an accurate headcount. Call or email us for your free Access Code.

If you decide to join the 2017 ARC DelMarVa rally after the seminar, your seminar fee will be deducted from your rally entry fee.

This is what some recent participants said:

"Tremendously helpful. Very informative. Well-presented."

"A good seminar for people to get some insight into this very compact rally. They will come away with a sense of what is expected of their vessel and themselves."

“Great overview and discussion of local factors that influence weather." 

" Informative and necessary for the journey ahead."

"Great opportunity to get an overview of the rally. Also a review of the route, boat and safety preparations, and practical information on potential issues and how to avoid them."


The seminar will take place at Chesapeake Sailmakers Loft in Eastport. See column at left for address and directions. Schedule will be as follows:

10:00AM: Morning session start
1:00PM: Lunch Break (lunch not included)
2:00PM: Afternoon session start 
5:00PM: Seminar ends.

Q&A to follow until 5:30PM. 

More information on World Cruising Club events at www.worldcruising.com.