These photos are thought to be from a one day open meeing held at Newquay SC on Sunday 4th August 1968 which was a rehersal for the 1968 Mirror Nationals held about a month later. Thanks to the Steve & David 'Sweeney' Treen, from Falmouth, who were sailing in 10778 'Serendipity', for sharing these photos. These are clearly professionally shot, so may be © the event photographer
The story was recorded in the Cornish Guardian so report text is © Cornish Guardian. Also thanks to the www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk .