1d 12h 39m 49s
est. 1d 0h 0m 0s
Approx. 70nm to the west of Malta lies the Island of Linosa, which marks the turning point for this record course. The course heads NW from the Valetta start line, and through the South Comino channel, before heading W to Linosa which is to be rounded to port. Heading back to Malta via the south of island leaving Filfla to port, the finish line is at the entrance of Marsamxett Harbour.
The start line is a line between the Valletta Harbour Fairway buoy, and St Elmo Breakwater Light. Valletta Harbour Fairway Buoy 35° 54.748’ N 014° 32.511’ E St Elmo Breakwater Light 35° 54.158’ N 014° 31.142’ E
The finish is a line from the Flagpole on Tigne Tower and the ’Gunpost’ on Valletta Bastions Tigne Tower 35° 54.361’ N 014° 30.832’ E Gunpost 35° 54.150’ N 014° 30.840’ E
Approx Distance: 180 NM