Sailing for beginners

United Kingdom, 1960

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Instruction on dinghy sailing. Describes the main parts of a boat and her rigging, and explains and demonstrates various manoeuvres including going about, beating to windward, running, gybing, sailing triangular and figure of eight courses, and picking up a man overboard. Slow motion and diagrams are used. Filmed at Burnham-on-Crouch with the cooperation of the Royal Corinthian Yacht Club.

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Sports Films

Language

English

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00:14:48:00

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Colour

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