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


Record: Outright Around Britain and Ireland

Yacht: “Oman Sail-Musandam. MOD 70 Trimaran.

Name:  Sidney Gavignet FRA and a crew of 6

Dates:.11th to the 14th August 2014.

Start time: 09;10;00. 11/08/14

Finish time: 12;42;36. 14/08/14

Elapsed time: 3 days 3 hours 32 minutes and 36 seconds

Distance: 1773 NM

Average speed: 23.48 kts

Comments: Previous record: Banque Populaire 5. Loick Peyron FRA. July 11. 3d 3h 49m 14s

John Reed

Secretary to the WSSR Council