• Short Summary

    The American Bobsleigh Team take a speedy practice run in training for the World Championship.

  • Description

    United States of America.

    Men of the American Bobsleigh / Bobsled team are seen on a snowy mountainside preparing their sleds for practice run in training for the World Championship. They grease the runners of the sleigh then put on masks to protect them from flying snow and ice and start off on a run. Various shots of the team zooming along - a girl tries to take a photo of them but misses because they're going too fast! They eventually come to a stop in a shower of snow.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    951.24
    Media URN:
    15918
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    17/01/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:53:00 / 01:17:37:00
    Canister:
    38/5

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