• Short Summary

    1968 Mexico City Olympic Games, 100m freestyle swimming action

  • Description

    Nice pull from bank of judges to the start of the men's 100 metres freestyle swimming final. Close up lead swimmers, and tracking shot of finish of race, with Australia's Mike Wenden taking the gold medal, USA's Ken Walsh the silver, and USA's Mark Spitz the bronze. Close up scoreboard registering result of race.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    201206.23
    Media URN:
    101229
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1968
    Sound:
    No Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    10:20:20 / 10:21:29
    Canister:

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