• Short Summary

    Man demonstrates new motorised swimming aid in a pool in Utrecht, Holland.

  • Description

    Swimming aid. Utrecht, Holland.

    SV Man having a contraption fitted to his back which consists of a small motor to aid swimming. SV As swimmer with gadget on his back lowers himself into water. SV As man starts to swim forward. CU The swimmer being propelled through water by gadget on his back. He then makes a turn and swims towards centre of bath. CU Another swimmer in water. Man with contraption then swims towards the other person to demonstrate the method of life saving by propelling her through water. CU Swimmer with gadget and person being saved through water.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2221.05
    Media URN:
    57358
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/07/1969
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:09:00 / 01:04:45:00
    Canister:
    69/61

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