• Short Summary

    Gymnasts of 12 countries compete in one of the big pre-Olympic trails of strength.

  • Description

    Budapest, Hungary.

    LTV. & SV. Soviet Gymnast Latinina exercises on uneven parallel bars. LV. The girl swinging over and landing on her feet. SV. Crowd.

    SV. Bosokova of Czechoslovakia performing exercises on ground. LV. Massed crowd (2 shots). TV. & SV. Attila Takacs exercises on the parallel bars. TV. He swings over and lands on his feet. SV. Crowd applauding. GV. The European Champion Sachlin performing on the horizontal bar. CV. Boy watching. TV. The same performance as he swings round bar and lands on his feet.

    This is one of the big pre-Olympic international competitions held in Budapest.

    (F.G.) (Orig. H.)

    Cuts exist, please see separate paperwork.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    585.18
    Media URN:
    31885
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/05/1956
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:10:00 / 01:34:22:00
    Canister:
    56/40

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