National Geographic : 1939 Apr
© National Geographic Society Kodachrome byKuhne, Movietonews CROWN PRINCE OLAV COMES FROM BEHIND TO WIN A ROYAL NORWEGIAN YACHTCLUB RACE INOSLOFJORD The heir to the Norwegian throne skippers the eight-meter sloop, No. 33. The far-stretching coast isprotected byislands and skerries; deep chan nels within are usually free from tides and currents. Most of the towns are near the sea; shipping and fisheries provide alivelihood. Insummer months light lasts nearly all day long. These factors make Norwegians enthusiastic yachtsmen and attract hundredsofforeign yachts throughout theseason.