The WSSR Council announces the the establishment of a new benchmark time.

Course: Cadiz to San Salvador. 40 ft category

Yacht: "Calaluna". 40 ft Monohull

Name: Sergio Frattanuolo ITA and 3 crew

Dates: 25th February to the 19th March 2015.

Start time: 19;03;57. UTC. 24/02/15

Finish time: 06;22;22. UTC. 19/03/15

Elapsed time: 21 days 11 hours 18 minutes and 25 seconds

Distance: 3884 NM

Average speed: 7.54 kts

Comment: This was the first successful attempt to establish a time for a 40 foot yacht on the Cadiz to San Salvador route.

John Reed

Secretary to the WSSR Council