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    Topeka, Kansas, United States of America (USA).

    GV The dive star final in the AAU championships at Topeka, Kansas.

    CU Takeia Sparling performing a half-gainer without layout, camera pans down on her as she dives and hits the water.

    LV National Champion Paula Jean Meyers running forwards and off the highboard, going over backwards into a swallow dive and entering the water.

    SV Miss Sparling climbing up on to the highboard. LV Miss Sparling performing a two and a half twist and entering the water.

    SV Miss Meyers climbing up to board. LV Miss Meyers also performs two and half twist dive. CU Miss Sparling performing a forward one and a half camera pans down as she dives into the water. LV Miss Meyers performing two and a half somersault with pike. SV Panning shot as she dives and enters the water.

    SV Former highboard champion Pat McCormick holding up score card.

    SV Paula Jean Meyers climbing out of pool, the winner.

    (F.G.)

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/08/1958
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    49705
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1549.02
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:05:00 / 01:01:58:00
    Canister:
    58/65
    Sort Number:
    58/065
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    Categories
    Sport & Leisure
    WorkSpaces
    Diving
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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