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

Record: Around the World. Singlehanded

Yacht: Sodebo4. 120 ft Trimaran

Name: Thomas Coville. FRA

Dates:.6th November 2016 to the 25th December 2016

Start time: 13;53;02 on 6/11/16

Finish time: 16; 57; 30 on 25/12/16

Elapsed time: 49 days 3 hours 4 minutes and 28 seconds

Distance: 21600 NM

Average speed: 18.36 kts

Comments: Previous record: "IDEC". Francis Joyon. FRA. Jan 08. 57d 13h 34m 6s

John Reed

Secretary to the WSSR Council