Speed Sailing Record by Macquarie Innovation

Posted: March 30, 2009 in boat, boating, boats, sailboats, sailing, sailing records, small boats
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Sailing history was made again this week. The sailboat Macquarie Innovation hit a speed of over 50 knots on the speed sailing course in Australia, and became the first sailboat in the world to complete an official 500 meter run in excess of 50 knots.

Macquarie Innovation

The sailboat Macquarie Innovation actually reached a maximum sailing speed of 54.23 knots!

The Macquarie Speed Sailing Team is now waiting for ratification for their speed sailing record.

Read more – World’s Fastest Sailboat


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