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  • Short Summary

    Irish policemen and women compete in athletics events.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Garda Annual Sports. Big Holiday Crowd enjoy a thirty-two event programme of track and field events."

    Eire, Southern Ireland, Republic of Ireland.

    Four women sprint towards the camera - the winner dips to break the tape. MS of woman athlete. Various shots of men in walking race. Shots of cycling race. Shots of discus throwing. Shots of mens middle distance running event.

    N.B. Presumably the athletes are members of the Irish Police force - An Garda Siochana.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    861.33
    Media URN:
    13333
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    06/08/1931
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:54:00 / 01:53:13:00
    Canister:
    31/63

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