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

Time: Around the World Westabout. Singlehanded 40ft

Yacht: “L’Eau Commotion”. Northshore 38. Monohull

Name:  Bill Hatfield. AUS

Dates:.8th June 2019 to the 22nd February 2020

Start time: 02; 04; 10 UTC on 08/06/19

Finish time: 00; 28; 19 UTC on 22/02/20

Elapsed time: 258 days 22 hours 24 minutes and 9 seconds

Distance: 21600 NM

Average speed: 3. 48 kts

Comments:.

No previous record – hence this will be listed as an “Initial Benchmark Time”tter No 317
 
John Reed
Secretary to the WSSR Council
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