Sevenstar Round Britain-Ireland Race Musandam-Oman Sail- new record
by Sail-world.com on 14 Aug 2014
Sidney Gavignet and the crew of Musandam-Oman Sail, a MOD70 Trimaran crossed the finish line of the 2014 Sevenstar Round Britain and Ireland Race off the Royal Yacht Squadron, Cowes at 12.42.36 BST on Thursday 14th August 2014 with an elapsed time of 3 days, 03 hours, 32 minutes, 36 seconds.
Sultanate of Oman’s flagship 70ft trimaran, Musandam-Oman Sail at the start of the Round Britain and Ireland Race © Lloyd Images
This breaks the previous World Record for a multihull held by Banque Populaire 5 in 2011, by 16 minutes, 38 seconds and is subject to ratification by the World Speed Sailing Record Council.