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

Record: Port Louis (Lorient) to Port Louis (Mauritius)

Yacht: “IDEC Sport”. 103 ft Trimaran. Singlehanded.

Name: Francis Joyon. FRA

Dates: 19th October to the 8th November 2019

Start time: 09;11;32 on 19/10/19

Finish time: 03;26;17 on 08/11/19

Elapsed time: 19 days 18 hours 14 minutes and 45 seconds

Distance: 8100 nm

Average speed: 17.08 kts

Comments:. Benchmark: IDEC. Francis Joyon. FRA. Nov 2009. 26d 4h 13m 29s

John Reed

Secretary to the WSSR Council