Records Overview

Course

Boat Name

Boat Type

Skipper

Crew

Date

Distance (miles)

Time

Avg Speed (knots)

Absolute Speed

Yellow Pages Endeavour

Solid Wing Tripod

Simon Mc Keon (AUS)

Double

10/93

 

 

46.52

24h Record (outright)

Primagaz

Tri 60 Open

Laurent Bourgnon (FRA)

Solo

06/94

540

24h

22.50

24h Record (non-official)

Explorer

Cata 85 Maxi

Bruno Peyron (FRA)

Crew

02/93

545

24h

22.72

24h Record (mono, crew)

Silk Cut

Mono 60 WOR

Laurie Smith (GBR)

Crew

12/97?

449

24h

18.71

24h Record (mono, solo)

Geodis

Mono 60 Open

Cristophe Augin (FRA)

Solo

12/96

374

24h

15.58

Atlantic (outright)

Jet Services V

Cat 75 Maxi

Serge Madec (FRA)

Crew

06/90

2925

6d13h03min

18.62

Atlantic (solo)

Primagaz

Tri 60 Open

Laurent Bourgnon (FRA)

Solo

06/94

2925

7d02h34min

17.15

Atlantic (mono)

Phocea

Mono 245 Maxi

Bernard Tapie (FRA)

Crew

07/88

2925

8d03h29min

14.96

Vendee Globe

Geodis

Mono 60 Open

Christophe Augin (FRA)

Solo

11/96-02/97

24000

105d20h31min

9.52

Trophee Jules Vernes

Sport-Elec

Tri 90 Maxi

Olivier de Kersauson (FRA)

Crew

03-05/97

24895

71d14h22min

14.49

BOC Challenge

Groupe Sceta

Mono 60 Open

Christophe Augin (FRA)

Solo

09/90-09/91

27000

120d22h36min

9.30

Whitbread

Yamaha

Mono 60 WOR

Ross Field (NZ)

Crew

09/93-06/94

32932

120d14h55min

11.37

Summarized from Voiles&Voiliers 12/97