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

Record: Transatlantic. Singlehanded

Yacht: Sodebo4. 31m Trimaran

Name:  Thomas Coville. FRA

Dates:.11th to the 15th July 2017

Start time: 06;18;37 UTC on 11/07/17

Finish time: 17;29;01 on 15/07/17

Elapsed time: 4 days 11 hours 10 minutes and 24 seconds

Distance: 2880 NM

Average speed: 26.87 kts

Comments:. Previous record: IDEC. Francis Joyon. FRA. Jul 17. 5d 2h 6m 53s.

John Reed

Secretary to the WSSR Council