The Olympic rowing regatta 1980 took place
at Moscow, not at Tallinn where the sailing
contests were held
MI SS 155 A
MI SS 155 B
Photo from book °Montreal 1976° by H.
Rosendahl, published by Corvus Verlag 1976, page 97
The decisive moment in the M1X final at OG Montreal 1976:
The favourite P. M. Kolbe (GER) in the foreground
is no longer able to defend his leading position against
P. Karppinen (FIN) and has to rest content with the silver medal.
MI SS 247 (stamp MI 1786)
NZL crews wear black singlets!
Just a small wave and the boat is waterlogged!
NZL: Tony Hurt, Wybo Veldman, Dick Joyce,
John Hunter, Lindsay Wilson, Athol Earl, Trevor
Coker, Gary Robertson, cox Simon Dickie
MI SS 270 (stamp MI 1898)
CAN: Patrick Turner, Kevin Neufeld,
Mark Evans, Grant Main, Paul Steele,
Michael Evans, Dean Crawford,
Blair Horm, cox Brian McMahon
The images in the bottom row show a M8+ (left) and boats in a coastal rowing regatta (right)
°The Seine at the Isle of Grande Jatte in spring°
°A Sunday afternoon on the Isle of Grande Jatte°