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3 December 2012, 07:48 am
WSSRC Ratifies Outright World and World "B" Division Sailing Speed Record And Outright Nautical Speed Record
Vestas SailRocket 2 In Namibia
Vestas SailRocket 2 In Namibia

World Speed Sailing Record Council
Walvis Bay, Namibia

The World Sailing Speed Record Council has announced the ratification of a new world record for Paul Larsen (AUS).
Record: Outright World and World "B" Division Speed Sailing 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
Current: Nil
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

Record: Outright Nautical Mile Speed Record
Venue: Walvis Bay. Namibia.
Name: Paul Larsen. AUS.
Equipment: Vestas SailRocket 2. Inclined rig Hydrofoil Proa.
Date: 18th November 2012. 16.34 hrs
Course length: 1852 metres
Current: Nil
Elapsed time: 65.07 secs
Speed: 55.32 kts

Comments: Current Nautical Mile record: 2009. Alain Thebault FRA. Hydroptere. Hyere FRA. 50.17 Kts
World Sailing Speed Record Council - www.sailspeedrecords.com
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