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

Record: Around Britain and Ireland. 40 ft Outright

Yacht: “Banque de Leman” Class 40

Name: Simon Koster. SUI and 3 crew.

Dates:.17th to the 24th August 2020.

Start time: 15;42;26 GMT on the 17/08/20

Finish time: 22;09;51 GMT on the 24/08/20

Elapsed time: 7 days 6 hours 27 minutes and 25 seconds

Average speed: 10.16 kts

WSSR Commissioners name(s): Michael Ellison

Comments: Previous Record. Outright 40 ft: Ian Lipinski FRA. July 2020. 7d 17h 50m 47s

John Reed

Secretary to the WSSR Council