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    Various shots taken of the first America's cup race showing tacking and spinnikers urns by "Courageous" and "Australia"


    1.
    Courageous and Australia manouevering before race start Australia crew wearing yellow sailing gear, red sail number 5 Courageous crew in lighter gear, lighter ??? and US 28 sail Race start between white committee boat and buoy Both yachts on first leg cutaways spectator fleet and press boat


    2.
    Courageous leading Australia into windward and final run from spinnaker run Australia has yellow spinnaker Both heading towards finish




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    NB Rough weather conditions. It was a hard job using one camera let alone two.
    This was taken with the second camera....The main story to Australia.

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

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    Film ID:
    VLVA2O5LD5103G4G9HVV453CI5BGA
    Media URN:
    VLVA2O5LD5103G4G9HVV453CI5BGA
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/09/1977
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:10:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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