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

Record: Around Isle of Wight; 40 foot Singlehanded

Yacht: "Pixel Flyer" Monohull Class 40

Name: Alex Alley. GBR

Date:.2nd January 2017

Start time: 05;33;27

Finish time: 11;53;59

Elapsed time: 6 hours 20 minutes and 32 seconds

Distance: 50 NM

Average speed: 7.9 kts

Comments: Initial WSSR World Record for the 40 ft Singlehanded category on the Isle of Wight course.

John Reed

Secretary to the WSSR Council