• Short Summary

    Dutch athlete Fanny Blankers-Koen loses 100 yards race to young Australian Marjorie Jackson.

  • Description

    Sydney, Australia.

    Title reads 'Fanny Falters in 100 yds. State Championship'.

    MS. Towards, Shirley Strickland, Fanny Blankers-Koen and Marjorie Jackson limbering up before 80 yards hurdles race during the international athletic meeting in Sydney. MS. Start, the women racing. Pan, Dutch champion Fanny Blankers-Koen hits hurdle but still wins the race. MS. Fanny Blankers-Koen throwing the discus. MS. Blankers-Koen throwing the discus. MS. Officials checking the wind gauge for the 100 yards sprint. MS. Marjorie Jackson, young Australian athlete. MS. Blankers-Koen. MS. Shirley Strickland. LS. Start of 100 metres race - slow motion. Blankers-Koen slips and Marjorie Jackson wins, pan. CU. Mrs Blankers-Koen talking to officials afterwards. CU. Blankers-Koen with husband Jan. CU. Marjorie Jackson. CU. Marjorie Jackson in running shoes. She forgot to take moisture pads out of them before start of race. CU. Marjorie Jackson. CU. Strickland, Blankers-Koen and Jackson.

    (Comb. B/W.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2254.21
    Media URN:
    65041
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:42:00 / 01:47:00:00
    Canister:
    UN 2074 B

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