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    Item title reads - Sport goes afloat.

    European Outboard Championships and kitchen table motorboat. Berlin, Germany and Poole, Dorset.

    Elevated shots of the hydroplanes lined up on bank of the Berlin Tegeler See. C/U as motor is started. C/U as starter fires pistol. Various shots of the hydroplanes racing away. Pan with Laurie Sykes from South Africa who is the current champion. C/U pan another boat at speed. M/S Dieter Schulze. L/S William Ryan from England, going round buoy. L/S competitor standing in his boat which has broken down, two others speed past. Various shots of the race as William Ryan comes in to win. C/U man looking through binoculars. M/S and C/U as Ryan is thrown in water.

    Various shots of Dennis Mansfield sailing out on his upside down kitchen table which has a motor attached. Various shots as he sails around the bay in Poole, he lights a cigarette as he speeds along.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/07/1965
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    55521
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1812.18
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:13:00 / 01:30:29:00
    Canister:
    65/57
    Sort Number:
    65/057
  • Stills

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

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