The WSSR Council announces the ratification of a new World Record:

Record: Marseille to Carthage. 40ft Category

Yacht: ZED 4. 40ft Monohull

Name: Gerald Bibot BEL and a crew of 3 

Dates: 30th May to the 1st June  2010.

Start time: 16:42:57 on the 30th May 2010 (French time)

Finish time: 04:18:20 on the 1st June 2010 (French time)

Elapsed time: 35 hours 35 minutes and 23 seconds

Distance: 458 NM 

Average speed: 12. 9 kts

Comments: Previous record: ""Roaring Forty" Michel Kleinjans BEL 08. 45h 24m

John Reed

Secretary to the WSSR Council