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  • Short Summary

    Track and field events.

  • Description

    At Croke Park sporting events, cycling, running, discus throwing, standing high jump, javelin throwing.
    "Irish National Championships - Some fine performances at Croke Park." Starting line for a cycle race. Men assist cyclists to start race. We see various shots of the race with spectators cheering on the cyclists. L/S of the start of a running race. Shot of the race in progress and of the finishing line. L/S of man preparing to throw a discus. He throws the discus, as does another competitor. L/S of man attempting a high jump - he knocks down the bar. He has another go and clears it. Shot of a man throwing a javelin. We see his back as he throws. Side shot of same man taking another throw. Several men spectate on the field and stands of spectators visible in the background.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2293.05
    Media URN:
    75740
    Group:
    Documentaries
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1930 - 1939
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:08:00 / 01:15:21:00
    Canister:
    DOCS

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