WSSR Newsletter No 240. Francis Joyon. Bordeaux to Rio. 31/05/14
The WSSR Council announces Performance Certificate No. 46 for the the establishment of the benchmark time on a new route.
Performance: Singlehanded Bordeaux to Rio de Janeiro.
Yacht: “IDEC” 98ft Tri
Name: Francis Joyon. FRA
Dates:.8th to the 21st April 2014
Start time: 14;33;00 UTC on 08/04/14
Finish time: 17;38;19 UTC on 21/04/14
Elapsed time: 13 days 3 hours 5 minutes and 19 seconds
Average speed: 15.27 kts
Secretary to the WSSR Council