The Schelde cup swimming contests
Week number 61-28
Newsreels in which Dutch subjects of a certain week are presented.
A ship with swimmers sails out of the harbour of Vlissingen for the eighteenth international Schelde cup swimming contest. Aboard the swimmers are rubbed in with grease, after which they board rowing boats in Nieuwesluis. The they go into the water and swim towards Vlissingen. Van Hemert from Breda wins, Richard from de Dolfijn (the Dolphin) comes in second and Ineke Tiggelaar from De Robben (The Seals) comes in third.
- Polygoon-Profilti (producer) / Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision (curator)
- Publication date:
- 1 July 1961