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    European swimming championship at Utrecht, Holland - McGregor takes gold.

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    Utrecht, Holland (Netherlands).

    GV. Swimming bath Utrecht, European swimming championship in progress. SV. Start of 100 metres ladies back stroke race, camera pans with swimmers. GV. Swimmers down pool, camera zooms in to the girls nearing the turning point. Low angle shot of swimmers approaching the turn. Kiki Carron approaches camera then turning. Linda Ludgrove turns in Lane 5. Top shot of swimmers, zoom in to Carron and Ludgrove with Carron in the lead. Low angle shot of swimmers coming up to the finish. Kiki Carron wins, Ludgrove second and third is Balaban. SV. Board showing the winners Balaban third, (1.09.7) Carron first, (1.08.1) and Ludgrove second (1.08.9). SV. Winners of the race. CU. Carron with bouquet.

    SV. Start of the men's 100 metres free style race. GV. Swimmers starting, Bobby McGregor in Lane 4. SV. Swimmers approaching the turn and on the way back. LV. Swimmers up the bath on the way back, zoom in to McGregor who is leading. Angle shot swimmers coming up towards finish, pan, the finish. McGregor first, Ilichev second and Poser third. SV. People clapping. SV. McGregor Ilichev and Poser standing on dais. CU. McGregor.

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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:07:00 / 01:19:49:00

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