Branson's world record attempt

Virgin boss, Richard Branson, 61, is attempting to become the oldest person to cross the English Channel riding a kite today.

The official record for the English Channel cross was set on September 17th, 1999, with a 2 hours and 30 minutes mark.


Branson fails record attempt

Richard Branson has failed to break two world records today for the fastest and oldest person to kite surf across the English Channel.