World Tow Glider Championship

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  • late 1970s - early 1980s

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  • 5:00; color; sound; V-42 AA010; S. 828

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  • This film gives a description of the sport and then shows the competition at Cypress Gardens as the kite gliders are towed by a boat until they reach an altitude of 500 feet. Then, the kite is released and the pilot must perform maneuvers and hit a target. Australian Steve Moyes is the 1974 World Champion Tow Glider. Produced by Cypress Gardens.

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