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WSSR Newsletter No 237. Spindrift 2. Cadiz to San Salvador. 05/12/13

The WSSR Council announces the establishment of a new World Record

Record: Cadiz to San Salvador

Yacht: Spindrift 2. 131 ft Maxi Tri

Name:  Dona Bertarelli SWI and Yann Guichard FRA, and 12 crew.

Dates:.30th October to the 6th November 2013

Start time: 15;19;34 on 30/10/13

Finish time: 05;48;55 on 06/11/13

Elapsed time: 6 days 14 hours 29 minutes and 21 seconds

Distance: 3884 nm

Average speed: 24.50 kts

Comments: Previous record: Groupama 3. Franck Cammas FRA. May 2007 7d 10h 58m 53s

 

John Reed

Secretary to the WSSR Council

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