The WSSR Council announces ratification of the following new World Record:

Record: Round Britain and Ireland. Non stop. Women
Yacht: "Roxy"
Name: Samantha Davies GBR and 4 crew
Dates: 3rd June to 14th June 2007.
Start time: 12. 30 GMT
Finish time: 04.30.07 GMT
Elapsed time: 10 days 16 hours and 7 seconds.
Average speed: 7.23 knots

Previous record: Merron/Richards "Pindar" 11d 6h 58m 17s in Aug 2000.