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

Record: Around Britain and Ireland. 40 ft and under

Yacht: “Imerys Clean Energy”

Name: Phil Sharp. GBR

Dates:.12th to the 20th August 2018

Start time: 11; 00; UTC on 12/08/18

Finish time: 15; 14; 49 UTC on 20/08/18

Elapsed time: 8 days 4 hours 14 minutes and 49 seconds

Course length: 1773 NM

Average Speed: 9.03 kts.

Comments: Previous record: “Swish”. Roderick Knowles. GBR. Aug 14. 8d 19h 6m 49s


John Reed

Secretary to the WSSR Council