If you want to add a little racing to your cruising, charter a fast boat - bareboat or crewed - for the big Eastern Caribbean regattas.
This issue of Sail contains articles by participants in the ARC Bermuda-to-Azores rally and the Bluewater circumnavigation rally, as well as some other popular cruising routes where you are likely to be able to travel with other boats. 6 articles, 16 pages with photos.
Brief descriptions of manufacturer-sponsored rallies for Beneteau, Cape Dory, Catalina, Hinckley, Hunter, Island Packet, J/Boats, Pearson, and Sabre. Events for 2003 in the U.S. only. 2 pages with contact information.
Organizes a variety of rallies and passages, depending on the season. Crew opportunities aboard large Swan cruiser.
Account of the Blue Water World Rally, 2003 - 2005, from Gibraltar west-about. Lots of photos and a map