English French German Italian Portuguese Russian Spanish

News

WSSR Newsletter No 283. IDEC. Intermediate RTW Records. 08/03/17

The WSSR Council announces the establishment of a 3 new World Records:

 

Yacht: IDEC. 103 ft Trimaran

Name: Francis Joyon. FRA and 5 crew

 

Record: South Indian Ocean RTW Intermediate Record.

Dates:.29th December 2016 to the 4th January 2017

Start time: 05;42;11 on 29/12/16

Finish time: 02;49;56 0n 04/01/17

Elapsed time: 5 days 21 hours 7 minutes and 45 seconds

Comments: Previous record: 12/12/15. IDEC. Francis Joyon. FRA.7 days

 

Record: South Pacific Ocean RTW Intermediate Record.

Dates: 4th January 2017 to the 12th January 2017

Start time: 02;49;56 on 04/01/17

Finish time: 00;03;27 on 12/01/17

Elapsed time: 7 days 21 hours 13 minutes and 31 seconds

Comments: Previous record: 25/02/05. Orange II. Bruno Peyron. FRA.8d 18h 8m

 

Record: Equator to Equator RTW Intermediate Record.

Dates:. 22nd December 2016 to the 20th January 2017

Start time: 03;17;31 on 22/12/16

Finish time: 12;28;26 on 20/01/17

Elapsed time: 29 days 9 hours 10 minutes and 55 seconds

Comments: Previous record: 30/12/11. Banque Populaire 5. Loick Peyron. FRA. 32d 11h 52m

 

John Reed

Secretary to the WSSR Council