Manawatu Deaf Society

NZ Deaf Sports Convention, Palmerston North 1976

1976
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Footage of the 21st NZ Deaf Sports Convention, Palmerston North 1976, as filmed and edited by Joan Bailey of Manawatu. Sports coverage includes such sports as golf and netball games – (Manawatu vs Christchurch and Auckland vs Christchurch); table tennis, badminton, basketball and lawn bowls.

The film includes coverage of a meeting between the regional sport delegates. Teams leaving Palmerston North are farewelled in person by the Manawatu team.

Colin Kay Cup: Most Outstanding Sportsperson of the Games went to Gary Howard (Auckland), with the Aotearoa Turi shield going to Christchurch.

Donated by Manawatu Deaf Society
Produced by Joan Bailey
Original format 7" 8mm