Sailing regattas have always been popular social events in Shetland. This 1975 event was held in Vaila Sound, near Walls on the West Mainland.

Film-maker: Bertie Mowat

Donated by Erik Erasmuson.

00:00:00Various long shots of boats sailing in Vaila Sound.
00:00:29Close up of white boat with two men onboard.
00:00:36Close up of wooden boat sailing away from the camera with three men onboard.
00:00:41Close up of wooden boat with two men onboard.
00:00:48Close up of wooden boat passing camera.
00:02:53Close up of white boat with blue sails, with two men onboard.
00:00:59Close up of boats lined up in sound.
00:01:10Close up of two boats.
00:01:18Various long shots of boats sailing. Some with larger motor boats berthed behind.
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