Film ID:
NEFA 21557

SCOTLAND, KYLE AQUA SKI CLUB, KILBIRNIE LOCH

1966-1968

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Description

Amateur film maker Ronald Pringle records a number of water-skiing event as well as Glasgow student rag week traditions in this film made in Scotland in the early Sixties.

The film opens at Kyle Aqua Ski Club at Kilbirnie Loch, south west of Glasgow. General views follow of water skiers jumping from a ramp set in the water. Whilst in the air they perform a set of twists and turns with some shots in slow motion. The competition in which they are taking part is the WD & HO Wills Golden Skis Trophy.

The film ends with views of water skiing follow at another venue, followed by other general views of water ski jumping at yet another venue (unidentified).