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New benchmark time on a World Record route established
Fri, 1 Mar 2013
The World Sailing Speed Record (WSSR) Council has announced the the establishment of a new benchmark time on a World Record route.
Record: Monohull; Las Palmas to Guadeloupe
Yacht: 'Energa' 60ft Monohull
Name: Zbigniew Gutkowski. POL and 3 crew.
Dates: 22nd to the 31st January 2013.
Start time: 10;14;49 UTC ; 22/01/13
Finish time: 21;36;34 UTC; 31/01/13
Elapsed time: 9 days 11 hours 21 minutes and 45 seconds WSSR website
by John Reed, WSSR