The WSSR Council announces the establishment of a new World Record

Record : Singlehanded Cadiz to San Salvador (The Discovery Route)

Yacht: Banque Populaire 7. 103 ft Trimaran

Name:  Armel Le Cleac’h FRA

Dates:.23rd to the 30th January 2014.

Start time: 18;56;59 UTC on 23/01/14

Finish time: 18;39;17 UTC on 30/01/14

Elapsed time: 6 days 23 hours 42 minutes and 18 seconds.

Distance: 3884 M

Average speed: 23.16 kts


Comments: Previous record: “Idec”, Francis Joyon FRA, Feb 13, 8d 16h 7m 5s


John Reed

Secretary to the WSSR Council