• Short Summary

    The Life Guard's show off their horse riding skills - they demonstrate horse jumping tricks.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Windsor. Modern 'Centaurs'. 'Horse and man as one' in wonderful display of equitation by the Life Guards for this year's Royal Tournament."

    Windsor, Berkshire.

    Group of cavalry men take a fence on their horses.

    The soldiers then leap a wider fence two by two, they are riding bare back and holding their saddles in one hand.

    They ride along a series of fences taking each one with their hands in the air.

    More displays of riding skill including a choreographed display of horses taking fences in sequence.

    During one sequence the riders come close to the camera before riding past.

    (Sound track consists of military band music)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    673.35
    Media URN:
    4968
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/05/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:05:00 / 01:46:34:00
    Canister:
    32/38

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