Army Athletic Championships 1954

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    Aldershot, Hampshire

    Title. Pole vault 11ft. 6ins. No.155 clears. Pole vault hits bar. Pole vault No.156 hits bar. Woman's 100 Yards Final: Start of race. Two soldiers cheering. End of woman's 100 Yards, No.233 breaks tape. 100 Yards Final Men: Start of race, end of race. No.28 first, no.17 second. shot ends. Cut away, soldiers clapping. MS. Prize giving (Women). CS. Prize giving, woman receiving medal and holding cup in her hand. CS. Woman No.233 smiling and holding cup. MS. Prize giving (Men). Cup being handed to winner of pole vault. BC. Man holding cup. 880 yards final. Start of race, pan with them until they leave frame. CS. Field running towards camera, No.66 in the lead. Cut away. Soldiers watching. CS. Running towards camera No.66 in front No.79 second then rest of field. Cut away, soldiers. MS. Finish of race No.66 still in front breaks tape, followed by No.79. Cut away soldiers looking. 3,000 metres steeple chase. Start of race. Pan shot of field in distance. CS. Hurdle No.88 out in front, he clears hurdle, followed by field. LS. Field coming towards camera. Cut away, soldiers. Water splash, field take it. CS. of hurdle at start of race. No.133 clears it, followed by field. End of race No.300 comes in to break tape, followed by 88. Cut away: judges. 120 yards hurdles, race starts. We pan the length of the race. CS. Soldiers clapping. (Orig. Neg.) (A.K.C.)

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1954
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    Media URN:
    78157
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2620.04
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    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:02:00 / 01:08:52:00
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    UN 2633 D
    Sort Number:
    UN 2633 D
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