Ted Turner’s Greatest Race

Ted Turner’s Greatest Race

Director: Gary Jobson
This 30 for 30 Short takes an intimate look at what it was like to be on-board with TENACIOUS Ted Turner during the infamous 1979 Fastnet Race, when hurricane-force winds and wicked waves surprised the 303 boat fleet during the 605-mile race, causing 23 boats to sink or be abandoned, and resulting in the tragic death of 18 souls.

Event Hours(1)

  • Avalon Theatre

    07:00 pm - 07:15 pm

    The 1979 Fastnet
    The infamous boat race that claimed 18 lives.


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