• Short Summary

    Vic Ronchetti wins the US National Amateur Skating Race at Wisconsin.

  • Description

    Titles read: "US NATIONAL AMATEUR SKATING RACE".

    Wisconsin, United States of America.

    Various shots of the numerous contestants in the five mile US National Amateur Skating Race starting off and speeding around a circular ice course at Palla Lake (?). North American Champion Vic Ronchetti wins the race, becoming the Champion Amateur Speed Skater of America. While slowing down after the finish of the race, he holds out his hand to the man behind, as if to shake hands. Two of the skaters immediately fall over and go skidding into the watching crowd.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    947.28
    Media URN:
    15862
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/03/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:25:00 / 01:27:27:00
    Canister:
    38/18

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