• Short Summary

    Yachting -- and Australia is hopeful that its entry will win the coveted America's Cup in this year's challenge, During the next three months the yacht, named 'Australia', will sail three match series in preparation for the event.

  • Description

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    GV: Yacht 'Australia moored at quayside in Sydney PAN TO reporter Ian Maurrice speaking to camera
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    2.
    SV: Mast, deck and stern of 'Australia' showing winches and equipment (6 shots)
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    3.
    SV: Backer Alan Bond speaking to reporter and OVERLAY reflection of yacht and yacht moored at quayside with Bond's voice continuing over (4 shots)
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    Initials



    SPORT: YACHT RACING
    TELERECORDING

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Yachting -- and Australia is hopeful that its entry will win the coveted America's Cup in this year's challenge, During the next three months the yacht, named 'Australia', will sail three match series in preparation for the event. Millionaire businessman, Alan Bond -- who is chairman of the syndicate backing 'Australia' -- launched the training campaign at the Royal Sydney Yacht Squadron on Thursday (10 January) and Channel Nine reporter Ian Maurrice was there.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA22EGX32VCBQCQFZGW6C1L8XFS
    Media URN:
    VLVA22EGX32VCBQCQFZGW6C1L8XFS
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/01/1980
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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