The details are as follows:
Transatlantic W to E, Ambrose Light - Lizard Point, singlehanded 2925 nm
Primagaz T (I) 60 ft (18.29 m)
Laurent Bourgnon FRA
7d 2h 34m 42s 17.15 kts
WSSR apologies to all for the omission, especially Laurent Bourgnon.
Other WSSRC news - There are 3 new entries in the "Performance Certificate" section:
First singlehanded 20ft Sport Catamaran. Las Palmas to Guadeloupe
Alessandro Di Benedetto ITA/FRA
Hobie Cat Formula 20
28d 11h 36m 2s
La Gomera to Barbados. Fastest crossing to date.
Tony Bullimore GBR/Fedor Konyukhov RUS
"Scarlet Sails" 102ft Catamaran
9d 23h 17m 3s
First Singlehanded Round the World, Victoria BC to Victoria BC, Canada
Tony Gooch CAN
"Taonui" 42ft Monohull
Sept 2002/Mar 2003
177d 23h 46m 2s
Breaking news and future record attempts:
Steve Fossett is planning a start on Saturday on the Antigua to Newport record.
Tony Bullimore is starting any day now for a "Performance Certificate" Jamaica (Montego Bay) to the Lizard voyage.
Michael Reppy starting soon on his 3rd attempt on the Transpacific single-handed record. He really deserves to succeed this time.