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    Modern pentathlon world championship in Budapest, Hungary.

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    Budapest, Hungary.

    Various shots during the horse jumping events during the modern pentathlon world championship in Budapest, Hungary. Various riders are seen in the arena. Riders include Parta of Brazil, Champarnis of Russia, Bako, Balczo and Keleman of Hungary and lastly, the Russian competitor Onishchenko. Some shots in normal and some in slow motion of the horses making the jumps. Various shots during the fencing section of the pentathlon. Various shots of a pistol shooting competition showing Ferm of Sweden and Onishchenko of Russia on the targets. Various shots during the swimming events and the same two men are winners again - the Russian first and Hungarian second. Various shots of parade of teams taking part in the championships, they parade around arena. Close up shot of the President of the International Athletic Association, Sven Thofelt, at microphone for opening speech. Various shots of the medal presentation ceremony for the individuals which is a win for the Hungarian Andras Bolczo. Russia wins the team prize.

    (Dupe. Neg.)

    Date found in the old record - 01/10/1969.

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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:04:00 / 01:56:46:00
    UN 4473 A

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