• Short Summary

    Konrads attempts to beat his own record; race with Devitt, Webster and Hayes, Devitt wins.

  • Description

    Sydney, Australia.

    Documentation on file, English commentary 'bandstand' music in background.

    LS. As Jon Konrads attempts to beat his own world two-twenty yards record unpaced, but fails by half a second to equal this. MS. Konrads in the water at end of swim. LS. At the start of the Men's hundred and ten yards freestyle, showing John Devitt, Webster and Hayes on their marks. The race begins, and Devitt takes the lead almost immediately. High angle GV. Of the swimming pool with race in progress. LS. At the turn its Devitt, just ahead of Webster with Hayes third. Devitt wins. CU. Devitt on winner's stand.

    (F.G.) (Comb.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2950.15
    Media URN:
    84812
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1960
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:01:00 / 01:44:38:00
    Canister:
    UN 3329 H

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