The circumnavigation classic race had a new development around the Isle of Wight. There was a sailing record set by a Trimaran sailing vessel. This record was set by a MOD 70 class vessel by an unexpected turn of events on Saturday.
The Trimaran Concise 10 was able to overturn the time record set by a boat in the same category called Phaedo 3. Concise 10 was found to hit 44 knots or 51 mph. This was near St Catherine’s Point, which was halfway to completing the course. It was on the way to reaching the finishing line and was able to set this new record. Continue reading