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WSSRC News - Records Announced And Ratified
Posted On:  19/05/2004
Tue, 18 May 2004

The World Sailing Speed Record Council (WSSRC) has ratified three new Windsurfer records achieved during the St Maries de la Mer event in France.

WORLD RECORD

New A Class Women's Record

Windsurfer

Marianne Tertian FRA.

29th April 2004.

26.36 knots.

(Previous record: 17.81kts Caroline Ducato USA in 1992 at Brest)

NATIONAL RECORDS.

British National Sailing Speed Record

Windsurfer

Eric Beale

30th March 2004.

42.63 knots

Dutch National Speed Sailing Record

Windsurfer

Martin van Meurs

30th March 2004

42.22 knots


by John Reed, WSSRC



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