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  • Short Summary

    Motorcycle stunts, including games of football and polo played on bikes.

  • Description

    Isle of Man.

    Title reads: "Douglas Gymkhana. A clever display by the Birmingham Motor Cycling Club".

    Various shots of bizarre motorcycle display on a field in front of an audience. Looks like water skiing except instead of boats, motorcycles pull men along on surf board things. Various shots of a game of motorcycle football. Various shots of motorcyclists jumping their bikes over a small ramp. Various shots of a game of polo played on motorcycles with side cars.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    538.01
    Media URN:
    28098
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    15/07/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:01:00 / 01:01:57:00
    Canister:
    G 1311

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