WSSR Newsletter No 219. Vestas Sailrocket 2 Outright Sailing Speed Record 04/12/12
The WSSR Council announces the the establishment of a new World Record.
Record: Outright World and World “B” Division Sailing Speed Record
Venue: Walvis Bay. Namibia.
Name: Paul Larsen. AUS.
Equipment: Vestas SailRocket 2. Inclined rig Hydrofoil Proa.
Date: 24th November 2012. @ 13.32 hrs
Course length: 500 metres
Elapsed time: 14.85 secs
Speed: 65.45 kts
Comments: Previous Outright and “B” Division Record: 2012. Vestas SailRocket 2. Paul Larsen AUS. Walvis Bay NAM. 59.37 kts
Secretary to the WSSR Council