Jean-Philippe Bouteille will attempt to break the world record for speed on a sand yacht driven with a joystick. | Location: Fort-Mahon-Plage, France. (Photo by Patrick Durand/Sygma via Getty Images)

Jean-Philippe Bouteille will attempt to break the world record for speed on a sand yacht driven with a joystick. | Location: Fort-Mahon-Plage, France.  (Photo by Patrick Durand/Sygma via Getty Images)

Jean-Philippe Bouteille will attempt to break the world record for speed on a sand yacht driven with a joystick. | Location: Fort-Mahon-Plage, France. (Photo by Patrick Durand/Sygma via Getty Images)

Jean-Philippe Bouteille will attempt to break the world record for speed on a sand yacht driven with a joystick. | Location: Fort-Mahon-Plage, France.  (Photo by Patrick Durand/Sygma via Getty Images)

Jean-Philippe Bouteille will attempt to break the world record for speed on a sand yacht driven with a joystick. | Location: Fort-Mahon-Plage, France. (Photo by Patrick Durand/Sygma via Getty Images)

Jean-Philippe Bouteille will attempt to break the world record for speed on a sand yacht driven with a joystick. | Location: Fort-Mahon-Plage, France.  (Photo by Patrick Durand/Sygma via Getty Images)

Jean-Philippe Bouteille will attempt to break the world record for speed on a sand yacht driven with a joystick. | Location: Fort-Mahon-Plage, France. (Photo by Patrick Durand/Sygma via Getty Images)

Jean-Philippe Bouteille will attempt to break the world record for speed on a sand yacht driven with a joystick. | Location: Fort-Mahon-Plage, France.  (Photo by Patrick Durand/Sygma via Getty Images)

Jean-Philippe Bouteille will attempt to break the world record for speed on a sand yacht driven with a joystick. | Location: Fort-Mahon-Plage, France. (Photo by Patrick Durand/Sygma via Getty Images)

Jean-Philippe Bouteille will attempt to break the world record for speed on a sand yacht driven with a joystick. | Location: Fort-Mahon-Plage, France.  (Photo by Patrick Durand/Sygma via Getty Images)