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yes sir hydroptor 47.2 knotts !!
i wonder if they have a pilots license???
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The area they're doing the speed records is French territory, which may explain the French flags. It could be a courtesy flag, the Swiss flag may be an ensign.
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record still stands surf boards and ski's dont count as a boat
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record still stands surf boards and ski's dont count as a boat
If you can't accept windsurfers then you're really going to have a problem with this one http://innovoile.free.fr/YPE_e.html

On the subject of fast, anyone else catch this in the news? http://www.bymnews.com/news/newsDetails.php?id=21392

Around the world at an average speed of better than 19 kts. Wow!

Edit: Oops, looks like this was already posted here.
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record still stands surf boards and ski's dont count as a boat
you're just jealous cause they don't even let you participate!

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my yacht club is afraid of my boat racing
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