The WSSR Council announces the establishment of 2 new World Records:


Records: Monohull 60 ft Transatlantic and Singlehanded Monohull 60 ft Transatlantic

Yacht: “Helvetia”. Open 60 ft.

Name: Alan Roura. SUI

Dates:.11th to the 19th July 2019.

Start time: 19:22:14 0 on 11/07/19

Finish time: 12:20:40 on 19/07/19

Elapsed time: 7 days 16 hours 58 minutes and 26 seconds

Course length: 2880 NM

Average speed: 15.57 kts

Comments: Previous Records. “Safran” Marc Guillemot. FRA. Jul 13. 8d 5h 20m 20s


John Reed

Secretary to the WSSR Council