The WSSR Council announces the ratification of a new World Record:
Record: Indian Ocean Intermediate Record
Yacht: “Groupama 3”. 103ft Trimaran
Name: Franck Cammas FRA and a crew of 9.
Dates: 15th February to the 23rd February 2010.
Start time: 05:43:00
Finish time: 23:23:00
Elapsed time: 8 days 17 hours 40 minutes
Comments: Previous record: “Orange II, Bruno Peyron. FRA, 9d 11h 4m in 2005.
Secretary to the WSSR Council