A new rally
Jimmy Cornell has just launched a new rally for lovers of beautiful cruises: the Barbados 50, a rally organized for 2016, to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Barbados’s independence.
The route will be attractive, as after a departure from London, the crews will head in the direction of West Africa (Senegal and Gambia), with several stopovers in Spain and Portugal, before reaching Barbados, in the West Indies.
West Africa is rarely visited by ocean cruisers and the stopovers in Senegal and Gambia will offer the participants in this Barbados 50 a unique opportunity to enjoy the aquatic bird sanctuary in the Saloum delta, and sail up the Gambia River, which is navigable over a long distance inland and snakes past traditional villages...
For more information: www.cornellsailing.com