• Short Summary

    High school boys undergo military-style physical fitness regime.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    American newsreel item. Title reads: "Youth Fitness - La Sierra High Shows The Way"

    La Sierra, California, United States of America / USA

    LS La Sierra High School. MS Sign reading "La Sierra High School." with students walking by. CU Stan Le Prontti, physical education director at La Sierra High School, gives his instruction to the students using a hand microphone. LS and MS Line of young men get on to a climbing frame and cross it on the "grips", holding on with their hands. LS Squad of boys doing extended press-ups. MS Boys crossing a metal frame, using their arms to support themselves. LS and MS Boys scaling a "pegboard". MS Line of boys raising upper torsos in floor exercise. LS Boys sliding across a wetted rubber sheet. Students go through 15 minutes hard exercise and many physical training stunts.

    Note: Date on original record: 20/04/1962.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3042.02
    Media URN:
    86580
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1962
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:25:00 / 01:02:34:00
    Canister:
    UN 3612 B

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