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

Record: Newport to Bermuda. Monohull Rule 21.c

Yacht: "Comanche" 100 ft Monohull

Names:Jim Clark and Kristy Hinze Clark. NYYC

Dates:. 17th to the 19th June 2016.

Start time: 17;40;00 EDT on 17/06/16

Finish time: 04;22;53 0n 19/06/16

Elapsed time: 1 day 10 hours 42 minutes and 53 seconds.

Distance: 635 NM

Average speed: 18.20 kts


Comments: Initial Record established during the Newport to Bermuda Race.

John Reed

Secretary to the WSSR Council