The first of the new 40 foot X Class trimarans, Silver Surfer with her mixed crew of six, will undertake an Atlantic crossing of some 3000 miles from Africa to the Americas, in an attempt to break the world speed record.
The voyage will be of a one month duration, totally self sufficient and unsupported.
Departure date is expected to be March or at the latest early April 2020.
The expedition and boat in its entirety will be led by Alice Watney an accomplished yachtswomen, Alice will be joined by her brother Andrew.
Alice is currently recruiting four others to join them on this amazing and perhaps life altering voyage.