STAGE 1
ARC to Europe Rally 2013
"Caribbean to England"
May 4 to June 30, 2013

STAGE 2
Northern Europe
July 5 to Sept 15, 2013

For 2013, John Cuzner and the J’Sea will be participating in the ARC to Europe Rally. After arrival in England, and several weeks sightseeing, the J'Sea then cruises the northern coast of Europe visiting Holland and Denmark. After several weeks in these historic countries, the J'Sea will make its way to the northern coast of Germany where it will wait out the winter.  

 

Stage 1: ARC to Europe - This Time the Destination is England

I start, from ANTIGUA (the Caribbean Island with 365 Beaches) then sail north approx. 900 NM to Bermuda, estimated  ETA 6 to 7 days.

Bermuda is where the 2 groups (one group from Florida and our group from Antigua) will join up and share stories as all boats arrive in Bermuda. Then all of us will ready ourselves and the yachts for the 1800 NM Race - Bermuda to Horta in the Azores. Estimated ETA 13 to 15 days.

The  AZORES we will be sighting for 6 days on 3 Islands.

We leave from the city of Ponta Delgada on the island of San Miguel, Azores to Port Pendennis, south ENGLAND approx. 900 NM. Estimated  ETA 6 to 7 days.


Stage 2: Northern Europe

After relaxing for a week, we will start to explore southern and east England in mid-July. In August we will go to Belgium, Netherlands, and Germany, where I will leave J'Sea for the winter.

Itinerary

Start   - Falmouth England to Plymouth England  - 100 miles
Arrive - Plymouth England
 
Depart - Plymouth England                                - 120  miles
Arrive - Southampton England
 
Depart - SouthHampton England                        - 180 miles
Arrive - Dover England
 
Depart - Dover     England                                  - 80 miles
Arrive   - London  England
 
Depart -  London  England                                   - 200 miles
Arrive  -  Rotterdam
 
Depart -  Rotterdam Netherlands                          - 130 miles
Arrive  -  Leeuwarden  Netherlands
 
Depart - Leeuwarden  Netherlands                         - 200 miles
Arrive  -  Brunsbuttel Germany
 
Depart - Brunsbuttel Germany                                - 60 miles
Arrive  -  Kiel  Germany
 
Depart - Kiel  Germany                                          - 140 miles
Arrive   - Sassnitz  Germany
 
Depart - Sassnitz  Germany                                     - 80 miles
Arrive  - Ustka         Poland
 
Depart - Ustka  Poland                                            - 85 miles
Arrive  - Gdansk  Poland
 
Depart  - Gdansk Poland                                          - 110 miles
Arrive   -   Klaipeda  Lithuania
 
Depart  - Klaipeda   Lithuania                                   - 140 miles
Arrive  -   Ventspils   Latvia
 
Depart - Ventspils    Latvia                                        - 110  miles
Arrive  -  Riga  Latvia
 
Depart  - Riga   Latvia                                               - 190 miles
Arrive   -  Tallinn   Estonia
 
Depart  -  Tallinn  Estonia                                           - 160 miles
Arrive   -  St. Petersburg  Russia
 
Depart  -  St. Petersburg  Russia                                - 150 miles
Arrive  -  Helsinki  Finland
 
Depart - Helsinki  Finland                                           - 180 miles
Arrive   - Stockholm  Sweden 
 
Depart  -  Stockholm  Sweden                                    - 130 miles
Arrive  -   Visby            Sweden
 
Depart  - Visby           Sweden                                    - 180 miles
Arrive  - Bornholm      Denmark
 
Depart  -  Bornholm    Denmark                                  -  90 miles
Arrive   -  Stettin          Poland
 
Season now over  !!!!!!                      Total                 2,555 miles