International Catamaran Race in Essex. Great Britain v USA.
Thorpe Bay, Essex
RACE FOR INTERNATIONAL CATAMARAN TROPHY AT THORPE BAY.
6th International Catamaran Challenge Trophy, Great Britain v USA. Competing for the Little America's Cup.
V.S. The competitors prepare their catamarans. VS "Gamecock" (America) crewed by Bob Shields and Jim Bonney and "Lady Helmsman" (British) crewed by Reg White and John Osborn. M.S. Crowds watching from beach. L.S. The catamarans racing off. The winner was the American 'Gamecock'. The British team were forced to retire after suffering a broken main beam
See documentation for Official Programme and newspaper articles