The WSSR Council announces the establishment of a new World Record.

Record: Singlehanded Monohull 60 foot Marseille to Carthage

Yacht: “Groupe Bel” IMOCA 60

Name:  Kito De Pavant. FRA

Dates:. 31st May to the 1st June 2013

Start time: 11;32;45 UTC on 31/05/13

Finish time: 14;16;15 UTC on 01/06/13

Elapsed time: 1 day 2 hours 43 minutes and 30 seconds

Distance: 458M

Average speed: 17.15 kts

Comments:  Previous Record: “Groupe Bel” Kito De Pavant. FRA  Jun 09. 1d 21h 20m 29s


John Reed

Secretary to the WSSR Council