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