• Short Summary

    German canoeists ride the rapids of the Rur River.

  • Description

    Titles read: "MONSCHAU - CANOES RIDE RAPIDS".

    Rur River, Germany.

    Various shots of ace canoeists of Germany coming down a river, under a bridge and into mock rapids at the bottom of a slope. Once there, they guide themselves between the slalom poles. A crowd of people watch.

    One man in a canoe capsizes. He grabs hold of the upturned canoe and holds on. He is helped onto the rocks.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1581.18
    Media URN:
    50679
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/05/1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:57:00 / 01:49:47:00
    Canister:
    59/40

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