• Short Summary

    Spectators turn out in large numbers to watch canoeists race along Arkansas River.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Colorado. Race Of The Rapids".

    Colorado, United States of America (USA).

    GV Canoeists coming down the Arkansas River. GV As they go away down river. GV Travelling shot down river. LV Canoeists going through rapids. SV ditto. GV Train which goes along side of river. Stopped and the passengers are on riverbank watching race. LV Canoeists approaching rapids. LV Canoeists going through rapids. GV Passengers standing by train. Pan to the Cottonwood rapids. SV Canoeists going through very rough water. LV Pan. ditto. The canoeists does the 'Eskimo roll'. LV Two canoes going through very rough water. GV One of the canoeists has been dumped and a life-belt is thrown to him. LV Canoeists going through rapids. LV Crowd. CU The winner from Germany, Siege Guenzenberger.

    (F.G.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1765.07
    Media URN:
    54569
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    13/07/1964
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:40:00 / 01:15:50:00
    Canister:
    64/57

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