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More than 300 kitesurfers break world record

More than three hundred kitesurfers have broken a World Record off the Hampshire coast.

Among them was Virgin boss Sir Richard Branson - who, last year achieved the record for the oldest person to kite-surf across the English Channel.

He's now one of 318 kitesurfers to achieve the record for the largest number of kitesurfers completing a one mile course near Hayling Island - while also raising money for charities.

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Kitesurfers prepare for world record attempt

Finally, more than three hundred daredevils from across the country are in the region for an attempt to break the world record for the 'Largest Parade of Kitesurfers' ever.

The event will stretches along the Hampshire and Sussex coast tomorrow will also raise funds for charity.

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Kitesurfers prepare for world record attempt at Hayling Island

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