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WSSR Newsletter No 207. BP5 Intermediates. 27/02/12

The WSSR Council announces the ratification of 2 new World Records.

Record: Intermediate Record: Equator to Equator

Yacht: Banque Populaire 5

Name: Loick Peyron. FRA and a crew of 13

Dates: 27th November 2011 to the 30th December 2011

Elapsed time: 32 days 11 hours and 52 minutes – rounded to nearest greater minute

Comments: Previous record: 06-03-05 "Orange II" Bruno Peyron FRA 33d 16h 6m

 


Record: Intermediate Record: Indian Ocean

Yacht: Banque Populaire 5

Name: Loick Peyron. FRA and a crew of 13

Dates: 4th December 2011 to the 12th December 2011

Elapsed time: 8 days 7 hours 23 minutes – rounded to nearest greater minute.

Comments: Previous record: 23-02-10 "Groupama 3" Franck Cammas FRA 8d 17h 40m


John Reed

Secretary to the WSSR Council

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