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"Virgin Speedboat" readying for trans Atlantic record breaking attempt
Sir Richard Branson and his daughter Holly at the helm of the 100 foot "Speedboat" now named "Virgin Speedboat" as it sails along the Hudson river near the Statue of Liberty.September 4, 2008. The maxi class monohull is piloted by America's Cup skipper Mike Sanderson and his Team Origin. Sir Richard Branson, daughter Holly and his son Sam will accompany the team in a TBA record attempt (NY to UK) to break the crossing record held by a monohull sailboat- "Mari Cha IV" in 2003.
Photo : Mark Geenberg/Virgin Money
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