• Short Summary

    Disabled people in wheelchairs take part in sports including javelin and archery. Aylesbury.

  • Description

    Disabled sports.

    Stoke Mandeville, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire.

    C/U man in wheelchair throwing javelin, the crowd applauds. Various shots as other men throw javelins from their wheelchairs. M/S of men preparing bows and arrows prior to archery tournament. M/S of crowd watching. M/S of competitors in their wheelchairs raising their bows, one fires. Various shots as they fire their bows and arrows, C/U as they hit the targets. M/S of crowd looking on, a man and woman walk to the targets to write down the scores. Various shots as men and women play a game like netball from their wheelchairs. M/S as a man throws the ball up and gets it through the hoop.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1389.23
    Media URN:
    45413
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/09/1953
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:13:00 / 01:46:18:00
    Canister:
    NP 472

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