• Short Summary

    VILAMOURA, PORTUGAL

    The Italian team of helmsman, Giogio Gorla, and crewman, Alfio Peraboni, won the World Star Class Yachting Championship off Vilamoura on April 6.They won the last race of the tournament in their boat, Number 6789.As the Italians rounded one of the marker buoys, they were closely followed by yacht Number 6965, which was later placed second.The Italians gained a total of 46 points from their five races in the six-day event.Andrew Menkart and James Kayle, of the United States, came second with 51.7 points.Paul Cayard and Ken Keefe, also from the US, took overall third place with 70.7 points.Wind conditions for the race were light and variable.

  • Description

    1. GV PAN Yachts at start line, start of race. (3 SHOTS) 0.51
    2. CU & GV Woman watches as No.6789 rounds buoy, followed by No.6965, No.7006 and others follow. (2 SHOTS) 1.41
    3. SV Winning Italian team, Giogio Gorla and Alfio Peraboni presented with cup. 2.00
    InitialsGG/PG/JRS

    SPORT: YACHTINGEUROVISION RECORDING
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    Background: VILAMOURA, PORTUGAL

    The Italian team of helmsman, Giogio Gorla, and crewman, Alfio Peraboni, won the World Star Class Yachting Championship off Vilamoura on April 6.They won the last race of the tournament in their boat, Number 6789.As the Italians rounded one of the marker buoys, they were closely followed by yacht Number 6965, which was later placed second.The Italians gained a total of 46 points from their five races in the six-day event.Andrew Menkart and James Kayle, of the United States, came second with 51.7 points.Paul Cayard and Ken Keefe, also from the US, took overall third place with 70.7 points.Wind conditions for the race were light and variable.

    Source: RTP

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    Film ID:
    VLVA483RQFCUYVMHMXASOU71EJBK8
    Media URN:
    VLVA483RQFCUYVMHMXASOU71EJBK8
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    09/04/1984
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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