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  • Description

    Location: Sydney, Australia

    Story about primary school swinging championships in Australia.

    Title reads: "Future Olympians in State School Titles"

    View looking down length of the North Sydney Olympic pool as six youngsters dive in and race for just one length. MS. A youngster finishing in fine style.

    MS. Young barrackers in crowd. MS. The children exercise between races. MS. Two young girls keep warm by tucking a blanket around them.

    CU. Six youngsters dive into the water for another race. MS. Swimmers make there way up the pool. CU. Young boy eating cream bun.

    MS. Ten year old Deirdre Pearson of Rockdale breaking the ten year old 33 yards freestyle record. MS. Enthusiastic crowd. CU. Deirdre Pearson leaves the water and is hailed as a future Dawn Fraser.

    (FG. Comb.)

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1962
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    86565
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    3040.25
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:57:15:00 / 01:58:23:00
    Canister:
    UN 3611 G
    Sort Number:
    UN 3611 G
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Sport & Leisure
  • Stills

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

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