We are an international experiential education organization operating in many nations. Atlantic Challenge International programs practice, share, and encourage the rise of the skills of the sea including boat building, sailing, rowing, and seamanship. Its activities bring youth together with the intent of fostering cultural and global understanding.

We aim to encourage and stimulate:
• interest in our rich maritime heritage
• international friendship and exchange between member nations
• community building and responsibility
• personal development through challenge
• perseverance and self reliance
• initiative and creativity
• the spirit of adventure