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New benchmark time on a World Record route established

by John Reed, WSSR on 1 Mar 2013
Energa - Zbigniew Gutkowski "Gutek" Jean-Marie Liot / DPPI / Vendée Globe © http://www.vendeeglobe.org
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 WSSR website
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