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

Record: Around Australia. Women and Singlehanded Monohull Records

Yacht: “Climate Action Now” 50 ft monohull

Name: Lisa Blair. AUS

Dates:.20th October 2018 to 17th December 2018

Start time: 00; 45; 19 UTC on 20/10/18

Finish time: 03; 10; 58 UTC on 17/12/18

Elapsed time: 58 days 2 hours 25 minutes 39 seconds

Course length: 6536 NM

Average Speed: 4.69 kts

Comment: Initial records in both categories.

John Reed

Secretary to the WSSR Council