• Short Summary

    Athlete Martin Higden tries out inflatable landing pad for pole vaulters.

  • Description

    No title. "Soft Landing" system - inflatable landing pad for pole vaulters, Stanmore, Greater London / Middlesex.

    C/U athlete / pole vaulter Martin Higden switches on generator which inflates large cushion. L/S as the cushion inflates. C/U badge on Higden's vest. L/S as he prepares to run up for pole vault. L/S as he runs to vault. He vaults and lands, disappearing into the air cushion. M/S as he slides off the air cushion. C/U ditto. L/S as he vaults. C/U as he lands on the cushion. L/S as he vaults again.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2045.12
    Media URN:
    56478
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/10/1967
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:59:00 / 01:15:47:00
    Canister:
    67/86

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