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21 February 2007, 11:50 am
Nautical Mile Record Ratified
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The World Sailing Speed Record Council (WSSRC) have ratified the Nautical Mile record of 41.14 knots set by Bjorn DUNKERBECK (AND) at Walvis Bay, Namibia.
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DUNKERBECK set the record on a Proof Custom board with a 6.3 m North Warp sail.

The Record

Record: Nautical Mile Record
Dates: 31 October 2006
Venue: Walvis Bay, Namibia
Average speed: 41.14 knots

Previous Record

Record: Nautical Mile Record
Name: Finian MAYNARD (IVB)
Dates: October 2005
Venue: Walvis Bay, Namibia
Speed: 39.97 knots

ISAF (source: John Reed). Image, Record breaker Bjorn DUNKERBECK:©
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