• Short Summary

    Competitors dive into the water and one swimmer is seen performing new back-breast stroke technique.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Swimming Champions Demonstration of new back-breast stroke

    GERMANY: Halberstadt: Harz:
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    SWIMMING. Pre-Olympic training at Halberstadt & Berlin - new breast-stroke


    Sport; Germany

    aquatics, 1936 Summer Olympics, swim,
    Background: Competitors dive into the water and one swimmer is seen performing new back-breast stroke technique.

    PS (The stroke is Butterfly with Breaststroke legs, an early forerunner to Modern Butterfly. This was allowed to be swum as breaststroke in 1936)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA41UW6RT1OUXFCIHO0DF3T9YV1
    Media URN:
    VLVA41UW6RT1OUXFCIHO0DF3T9YV1
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/07/1936
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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