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CityJet takes 3/4 of a day off the Round Ireland speed record

Facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedintumblrmailFriday 6th May 05: Crossing the finish line at the Kish at 0414 on Fri 6th May 2005, skipper 7Jean Philippe Chomette and his 7 man crew brought the 60-footer in in 57 hours, 41 minutes taking a full 17 hours 46 minutes off the previous monohull record, set in 2002. Thursday 5th May 05: CityJet had a great day today averaging 17 to 18 Knots along the north coast under spinnaker and is now expected to finish off the Kisk at approximately 6am tomorrow, knocking 12 hours off the record.