For three years now Zara Davis has been untouchable with her benchmark speed of over 45 knots. With her hand well and truly on the record, Davis seemed like an unreachable force until now. After a month in Luderitz, with plenty of highs and lows, Karin Jaggi has put an end to Davis's run. Clocking an impressive 46.31 knots, Jaggi pushed the limits of speed to secure the new World Record.
See her in action in this training clip below.
... and news from her run as it happened.
... lastly, words from a disappointed yet delighted Zara Davis as she accepts the achievement of a fellow speed sailor and competitor.
Stay tuned for more from Karin herself.