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    Item title reads - Sea sport.

    Holland, Michigan, America (USA). Bondi, Sydney, Australia.

    Various shots of girls on water skis, being towed at speed on lake Michigan, U.S.A. by motor launch. 3 men form a human pyramid on skis whilst being towed at speed. Various shots of water-skiers going over a ramp, some turn somersaults or lose their skis entirely, one boy manages to stay upright. They are practising for the fourth national water-ski tournament.

    Various shots of bathers on rubber collapsible rescue boats of the R.A.F. type at Bondi, Sydney. They ride the waves in the boats, some turn upside down.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    05/08/1946
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    45754
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1406.12
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:40:00 / 01:27:04:00
    Canister:
    46/62
    Sort Number:
    46/062
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Sport & Leisure
    WorkSpaces
    skiing
  • Stills

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

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