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    57.97 Knots: Alex Caizergues Breaks the World Kiteboarding Speed Record


    On the 13th November in Salin-de-Giruad Canal in Arles, France, the Salt and Speed World Sailing Record Attempt took place. During the event Alex Caizergues from France beat his own kiting speed record, 56.62 knots, again. The new record is 57.97 knots (107.36 km/h) and it's coming really close to the sailing world record, 65.45 knots, set by VESTAS Sairocket 2 boat in 2012.



    The French kitesurfer sailed at 57.97 knots over 500 meters in in Salin-de-Giraud, France.


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