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VESTAS Sailrocket 2: The 65+ Knot Run Video

It’s official! Vestas Sailrocket 2 breaks its own record. The WSSR Council announces the the establishment of a new World Record:

Record: Outright World and World “B” Division Speed Sailing Venue: Walvis Bay, Namibia
Name: Paul Larsen, AUS
Equipment: Vestas SailRocket 2. Inclined rig Hydrofoil Proa.
Date: 24 November 2012 at 13.32 hrs
Course length: 500 metres
Current: Nil
Elapsed time: 14.85 secs
Speed: 65.45 kts

Pilot Paul Larsen with Sarah Goldsack (from the RAFT restaurant), Walvis Bay

Watch the incredible video below and read Paul Larsen’s blog about VESTAS Sailrocket 2′s 65+ knot run.

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