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    Polish competitors training for the Olympic games

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    Olsztyn, Poland

    PREPARATIONS FOR THE OLYMPIC GAMES.

    M.S. Notice over entrance to factory. M.S. Industrial installation, smoking chimneys, pan down to man working on railway wheel. He is the Polish swimming champion Mr Ramola. S.C.U. Ramola at work. S.C.U. Ramola in swimming gear. S.C.U. Ramola swimming in the water. M.S. Ramola swimming in the water. C.U. Mr. Grzywocz, boxer working in mine. C.U. hewing coal. S.C.U. ditto. M.S. Miners putting up pit props. S.C.U. Grzywocz wiping sweat off his forehead. S.C.U. Miner in boxing gear seated in corner of the ring. M.S. Boxers sparring practice. S.C.U. ditto. S.C.U. General shots of Polish competitors for the Olympic games seen at work in offices and factories. M.S.C.U. Various shots of men and women. competitors in a gymnasium practicing under the watchful eye of an instructor. All sports: Javelin throwing, (polish champion Mr Stachowicz), disc throwing (champion Mr Adamczyk), weight throwing (champion Mr Lomowski), hurdles, skipping, fencing, Boxing, physical training exercises. Also having massage treatment. L.M.S. Teams of competitors running in the snow. C.U. Doing physical training exercises out in the open air. M.S. They end in a snowball fight.

    Mute. B/W. Lav.

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    Film ID:
    2449.08
    Media URN:
    67095
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1948
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:23:00 / 01:16:12:00
    Canister:
    UN 1959 A

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