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    Sail activity on board Gretel 2 moored alongside dock, preparing its deciding race against Sverige.



    Prepare preparations. crew member goes up mast.
    150 ft


    BILL FESQ (Navigator) on left, talks to GRAHAM NEWLAND (Tactition) on board Gretel 2.



    GORDON INGATE, Captain of Gretel 2, talking outside boathouse.



    Jockeying for position at the start, Getel and Sverige tacking. Gretel going over the line.



    Sverige over the line.



    Around the first marker with Sverige well in the lead from Gretel, and putting our spinniker.



    Gretel around first marker, puts out spinniker.



    Both boats on the spinniker run.
    400 ft


    Sverige in front round the spinniker marker.



    Sverige and Gretel dropping spinnikers going onto a tacking run.



    Sverige rounding bouy in front of Gretel.



    Sverige comes over the line to win convincingly from Gretel



    comes over the line.




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    Film ID:
    VLVAD20MR2J6PIJSVL2IOBM1J3CC0
    Media URN:
    VLVAD20MR2J6PIJSVL2IOBM1J3CC0
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    21/08/1977
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:03:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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