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    "Courageous" before the start.



    Peter Sutton Channel 10. opening piece to camera.



    The two boats before the start



    "Courageous" and"Australia" tack to the start.



    At the start "Courageous" 1 min in front. 1 secs.



    A Tacking duel by the two boats, "Australia" goes off on a port tack and changes her jib.



    "Courageous" coming to the first marker and turning for the spinniker run passing Australia coming up to the marker



    Ran out of film for "Australia" turn



    Starting the Spinniker run, "Courageous" in the lead.



    Turning the marker on the spinniker run.



    "Australia" changes spinniker. (couldn't film actual lowering) the two boats with "Australia's" new spinniker.



    The committee boat gives a wind change as "Courageous" rounds the bouy to end her spinniker run. (Wind change 10 degrees.



    "Australia" drops her spinniker and round the bouy.



    The two boats crossing on a tacking run. "Courageous" in the lead



    Turning on the last spinniker run (Boat got in way).



    "Australia" turning on her last spinniker run behind "Courageous"



    End of the final spinniker run..."Australia" picked up some time.



    "Courageous" tacking, on the last leg.



    "Australia" tacking, on the last leg.



    "Australia" and Courageous duel to the finish



    "Courageous" over the line.



    Australia over the line.



    Peter Sutton Channel 10 piece to camera (first 2 wrong time)




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    SPORT: YACHTING

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    Film ID:
    VLVA7A6K65WA3XIBJUYKU86F3ZXON
    Media URN:
    VLVA7A6K65WA3XIBJUYKU86F3ZXON
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/09/1977
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:07:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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