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


Record: Monohull. 24 hours under rule 21.c

Yacht: ICAP Leopard. 100ft Monohull

Name: Mike Slade and 20 crew

Dates: 31st May to the 1st June 2010.

Start time: 05.00; 31/05/10

Finish time: 05.00; 01/06/10

Elapsed time: 24 hours

Distance: 495.1 NM

Average speed: 20.6 kts

Comments: Previous record: 466.4nm  19.4 kts. May 08  Leopard. Mike Slade  GBR


John Reed

Secretary to the WSSR Council