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

Route sailed: Murmansk to Bering Strait via the Northern Sea Route.

Yacht: "China Quindao". 30 metre Trimaran.

Name: Guo Chuan CHI and 5 crew

Dates: 3rd to the 15th September 2015

Start time: 13;41;00 on 03/09/15

Finish time: 16;49;15 0n 15/09/15

Elapsed time: 12 days 3 hours 8 minutes and 15 seconds


Comments: There has been no previous attempt.

John Reed
Secretary to the WSSR Council