• Short Summary

    Men in London do keep fit while in Manchester Sydney Wooderson tries to break his record.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Fitness Wins".

    VS. men and boys doing keep fit exercises on the football pitches at Fulham and Charlton, London. Some of them look as if they are in need of a little exercise.

    VS of Sydney Wooderson attempting to break his own 1,000 yards record at a Manchester, Lancashire athletic ground - he fails by 4 1/2 seconds. Intercut with men looking at stopwatches. CU Sydney Wooderson.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1049.07
    Media URN:
    20913
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/06/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:43:00 / 01:10:02:00
    Canister:
    40/52

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