Joan Brunton, aged 11, gets in training for swimming the English Channel. Dover, Kent.
Item title reads - Schoolgirl Channel swimmer. Thus, early in her training, 11 year old Joan Brunton enjoys 31/2 hours practice swim (water temperature 51 degrees) and says she hopes she'll do it before her 12th birthday. Dover, Kent.
M/S as Joan's parents put grease all over her as she stands on the shore. M/S of her with cap and goggles on. M/S as she swims, her father is in a boat nearby and hands her a drink. She swims along by the boat, C/U of her in the water.
Intertitle - '"Good luck, Joan!"' C/U of her face when she is back on dry land.