• Short Summary

    Dublin had its first display of water ski-ing, October 21, when a crowd of 50,000 saw Irish, British and Continental water-skiers in action.

  • Description

    Dublin had its first display of water ski-ing, October 21, when a crowd of 50,000 saw Irish, British and Continental water-skiers in action.

    They included Marina Doria, 24-year old Swiss and World Woman Champion; European Champion, Max Salic, of Belgium one of the fastest high-speed jumping experts in Europe, and British Champion, Peter Felix.

    Drawn by speed boats travelling at more than 30 m.p.h., spectacular figure ski-ing and jumping displays were given on the floodlit River Liffey.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA2B4QV8HAED1GNVFVLY0319BH3
    Media URN:
    VLVA2B4QV8HAED1GNVFVLY0319BH3
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/10/1958
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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