• Short Summary

    Instructional film - champion woman tennis player Dorothy Round shows us her technique.

  • Description

    Title reads: "How I Play Tennis by Dorothy Round - Part Two".

    Dorothy Round - winner of Ladies Singles Championship at Wimbledon in 1934 and other competitions shows us her tennis techniques.

    She speaks to camera with her thoughts on the game. Playing as a couple. Backhand drive grip. Slow motion film of the backhand. She shows good and bad technique. C/U of footwork. Advice on how to keep your opponent on the run. Slow motion footage of various shots. Mrs L A Godfrey plays an exhibition match with Dorothy.

    See parts 1 & 3.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1643.06
    Media URN:
    70798
    Group:
    Documentaries
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1936
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:04:00 / 01:51:18:00
    Canister:
    DOCS

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