CA Riders World Record Holders Carbon Art Riders out there continue to push the level of what's possible. Including setting 2 new world records!!
WGPSSRC Official Record Holder
A blazingly fast 10 sec run by Craig “Spotty” Spottiswood (pictured above) saw him post the new world record of 47.58 Knots on the CA Speed 44. Craig previously postedthe fastest “unofficial” 10 sec run of 49.05 kts back in 2009, but has now clinched the record title in an epic day at Sandy Pt. Australia. The record setting conditions also showed the consequences these speed guys face (literally) when things go wrong...
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24 Hour distance record
Earlier in the year Craig Hollins (pictured up top) rode his CA slalom 52 an outstanding 553 kilometres in 24hrs to set the world record.
A huge achievement, both physical and mental, battling the challenge of conditions & darkness! Read the full report here.
Keep track of the GPS top speeds
To follow the top speeds being posted out there visitwww.gps-speedsurfing.com. Carbon Art Riders out there have a strong showing and CA speedboards continue to hold the highest speed on the 2 sec ever achieved... The top spot is also held in the 100m, 250m, 500m runoverall rankings.
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