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 Greetings all,

 

well it has been a while but I think the news story (on the front page) shows that we haven't been idle. I have held back on saying anything publicly though as I like to be pretty sure of what I'm talking about before saying anything. There comes a point...

VestasSailrocket 2 World Record Holder

VestasSailrocket 2 World record holder 65.45 knots/500m

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That will do...packing up...

14:46:46, Sat, 24 Nov 2012

Ok mental speed,s!!! On the GT-31 gps 67.74 and an average 500m 65.37! Yihaaaaaaaaaa...

14:21:19, Sat, 24 Nov 2012

Wing is down, comms are still bad I think they are coming to the hut to see the speed.

13:49:02, Sat, 24 Nov 2012

Great run leeward pod was flying really high,

13:47:49, Sat, 24 Nov 2012

Ready now Till 27-31

13:16:21, Sat, 24 Nov 2012

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The 500m Record

Year Boat Speed
2012 Vestas
  Sailrocket 2
65.45 kts
2012 Vestas
  Sailrocket 2
59.23 kts
2010 Kite-board 55.65 kts
2010 Kite-board 55.49 kts
2010 Kite-board 54.10 kts
2009 Hydroptere 51.36 kts
2008 Kite-board 50.57 kts
2008 Kite-board 50.26 kts
2008 Kite-board 49.84 kts
2008 Windsurfer 49.09 kts
2005 Windsurfer 48.70 kts
2004 Windsurfer 46.82 kts
1993 Yellow Pages 46.52 kts
 ...    
1980 Crossbow II 36.00 kts
 ...    
1972 Crossbow 26.30 kts

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