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WSSR Council announces the establishment of a new World Record
Mon, 8 Jul 2013
The World Speed Sailing Record (WSSR) Council has announced the establishment of a new World Record.
Record: Singlehanded Transatlantic Yacht: 'IDEC' 118ft Tri Name: Francis Joyon. FRA Dates:. 11th to the 16th June 2013 Start time: 09;15;20 UTC on 11/06/13 Finish time: 12;11;30 UTC on 16/06/13 Elapsed time: 5 days 2 hours 56 minutes and 10 seconds Distance: 2880M Average speed: 23.41 kts Comments: Previous Record: 'Sodebo'. Thomas Coville, FRA. Jul 08. 5d 19h 30m 40s