BOBSLEDS IN OLYMPIC TRIALS Sensational speed and terrifying turns mark the try-outs for the 1940 Olympics as teams fly down the tricky Mt. Hoevenberg run in Lake Placid, New York on thrilling elimination tests.
BOB SLED RACE- LAKE PLACID, NY Bob-sledders roar down the dangerous Mt. Von Hoevenberg run in the A.A.U. Junior championships in Lake Placid, NY. The four and two-man teams take the icy turns at 90 M.P.H.
Date: January 15, 1940 - BLACK/WHITE Source: Video: BetaSP Length: 00:00:49:00, No Audio
MT. VAN HOEVENBERG BOBSLED RUN - HD An American bobsled team analyzes the course at Lake Placid's Mount Van Hoevenberg. Note: Mastered currently in DVC PRO HD – 16 x 9 from film. Available in all HD and SD 4:3 formats.
LAKE PLACID COLLEGIATE SKI JUMP EVENT Collegiate ski jumpers soar through the air in Lake Placid, New York during an annual winter ski jump event. E.J. Blood of New Hampshire University keeps his head and his feet intact with a perfect jump of 107 feet winning the event.
1932 WINTER OLYMPIC GAMES The Winter Olympics open in Lake Placid, N.Y. following an introductory ceremony led by Governor Franklin D. Roosevelt. The first event sees America's Jack Shea win the gold in the 500 meter speed race leading Norway's Bernt Evensen by five yards.
SKATING & BOBSLED EVENTS - 1932 WINTER OLYMPICS At the Winter Olympics in Lake Placid, New York America’s Irving Jaffee takes the gold from Ivar Ballangrud in the 10,000 meter race that sees more than one athlete’s collapse at the finish line. The US team in bobsledding also places first with J. Hubert and Curtis Stevens riding to victory.
SKI JUMP & FOUR-MAN BOBSLED - 1932 WINTER OLYMPICS Athletes from around the Winter Olympics gather at Lake Placid, N.Y. Great POVs of athletes rocketing down the ski jump. Norway’s Birger Ruud leaps 216 and 226 feet in successive heats to win the event while the bobsled driving of Billy Fiske and Harry Homburger garners the four-men team first place.
eFootage is a premier HD, film and video stock footage archive (contemporary and vintage) specializing in news, industrial, and more.
We have over one million additional stock footage clips that we can search upon request.
Featuring Data Refinery® and WebMagic® search and data technology.
A premier dv, film and video, digital and hd stock footage archive