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Gymnasts from Denmark Make Fine Showing

Visiting Danish gymnasts show skill, strength and grace.
Series : Australian Colour Diary | Episode : 2 | Year : 1957 | Total Duration : 10 Minutes |
Director : Jack S Allan |
Danish physical training and folk dancing team march into oval at air force base with Danish and Australian flags. Royal Australian Air Force audience. Women doing rhythmic gymnastic display as team including throwing balls and balance beam. RAAF men watch and applaud. Group of men from 1955 Danish physical training and folk dancing team doing various exercises in formation outdoors at air force base. Men in white gymnastics uniform doing exercises, run and vault horse. Various vaults over horse, walking on hands and tumbling on mats. Watched by Royal Australian Air Forces. Floor display, balancing.
Access No. 43966 | 4 mins 29 secs | 1950s | Australia | © NFSA | Colour |