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3 speed records smashed by Comanche

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Comanche sets a new 24-hour distance record
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Comanche sets a new 24-hour distance record

Sails 618.01nm in 24 hours

The Transatlantic speed record comes 12 months after Comanche set a new 24-hour distance record for monohulls. The record was broken during the 2015 Transatlantic Race after Comanche covered 618.01 nautical miles in 24 hours.

Her average speed was recorded as 25.75 knots, on the cusp of some strong southwesterly winds in the North Atlantic. The 24-hour distance record has since been ratified by the World Sailing Speed Record Council.

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