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

Record: Around Isle of Wight. Outright record.

Yacht: Phaedo 3. MOD 70

Name: Brian Thompson. GBR and 8 crew

Dates:.27th September 2016.

Start time: 07;55;57. UTC on 27/09/16

Finish time: 09;58;29. UTC on 27/09/16

Elapsed time: 2 hours 2 minutes and 31 seconds

Distance: 50 NM

Average speed: 24.49 kts


Previous record: "Phaedo 3" Brian Thompson.GBR. Aug 16. 2h 4m 14s

John Reed

Secretary to the WSSR Council