Yachts compete in picturesque Torbay to Lisbon yacht race.
Training craft, from fully-rigged ships to racing ketches, compete in the most picturesque ocean race for many years.
LV. Gladen (title super over). LV. Swedish schooner Gladen leaving Dartmouth. LV. The British ketch English Rose the II sailing out of the harbour. GV. Another sailing ship sailing out of the harbour, girls in foreground looking through binoculars. GV. Portuguese three masted ship "Sagres". CU. Boy looking through binoculars. LV. Swedish ship "Flying Clipper" sailing out of the assembly point, & CU. LV. Turkish flag flying from top of the mast, pan down to boat. GV. The Swedish schooner "Gladen" in full sail, & SV. SV. People waving from the Custom and Mercantile House. GV. Swedish schooner "Falken" in full sail to the starting point. GV. Various small craft and sailing boats. SV. Capsized sailing boat, & LV. LV. Capsized sailing boat with man in water trying to clamber onto the hull of it. CU. Pan, small sailing boat sails past camera. SV. Another capsized sailing boat with two men in the water being rescued, & SV. SV. Another capsized sailing boat with man scrambling about in water, & SV. CU. Official looking through binoculars. GV. Large sailing boat assembling for the start of race in front of the starting ship. HMS 'Jewell' SV. Starting ship (two shots). CU. Three pennants flying from starting ship. GV. Sailing ships assembling for the start. CU. Bofor gun firing for the start of race, gun fires. GV. Ships sailing away after the start. SCU. Viscount Cilcennin, First Lord of the Admiralty, watching the start of the race with another Naval officer.
GV. of the Portuguese sailing ship Segres. GV. Two large vessels passing the starting boat. Various shots of large ships. GV. The Norwegian Full rigged ship Christian Radich in full sail. & SV. LV. GV. Ships in full sail sailing past small craft. CU. Ship in full sail - George Stage. A.V. Sailing ship at sea. A.V. The Sorlandet of Norway ship at sea. A.V. The Belgian barquentine Mercator in full sail. A.V. Ship in full sail. CU. Back view pilot of the Sunderland flying boat over the water. GV. of the Turkish yawl Ruyam in the lead.
(Neg.) (Title "H")