The WSSR Council announces the establishment of a “Benchmark Time for a new route:
Route: New York to Barcelona.
Yacht: “Estrella Damm” 60 ft Monohull
Names: Alex Pella, Pepe Ribes and Stan Schreyer.
Dates: 8th to the 21st April 2010.
Start time: 18:33:18 UTC
Finish time: 00:37:06. UTC
Elapsed time: 12 days 6 hours 3 minutes and 48 seconds
Distance: 3678 NM
Average speed: 12.51 kts
Secretary to the WSSR Council