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    "Australia" v "Sverige" practice race for "Australia"



    The two boats tacking for position and the start.



    The first start was practice only.



    "Sverige" coming close after the practice start



    Coming up to the real start, "Australia" nearest camera.



    At the start "Sverige" tacks away. Close up "Australia" crossing the line.



    Rounding the first maker, "Sverige" well in front.



    "Sverige" on her spinnaker run.



    "Australia" rounds the first maker and goes on her spinnaker run.



    At the end of the spinnaker run the two boats neck and neck (Spectator craft out of bounds as they turn the buoy)



    "Australia" takes the lead and tacks



    "Sverige" tracks



    Close up of crew working in "australia"



    Close up of crew working in "Sverige".



    "Australia" unexpectedly winning the race on the end of the spinnaker run.



    Close ups of "Australia" passing the finishing line and Close up's of crew.



    "Sverige" finishing



    C.U. Alan Bond on board "Australia"




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    Film ID:
    VLVA8ZA7XBN7Y9KM04WC1RMFQC10P
    Media URN:
    VLVA8ZA7XBN7Y9KM04WC1RMFQC10P
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/09/1977
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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