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

Record: Bermuda to Plymouth. Monohull.

Yacht: "Talanta" Class 40

Name: Mikael Ryking. SWE. and crew Irina Gracheva. RUS

Dates:.2nd to the 15th June 2017

Start time: 02;09;04 UTC on 02/06/17

Finish time: 07;28;42 UTC on 15/06/17

Elapsed time: 13 days 5 hours 19 minutes and 38 seconds

Distance: 2870 NM

Average speed: 9.04 kts


Initial Monohull Record.


John Reed

Secretary to the WSSR Council