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    Graphic reading 'Helsinki latest'. Start of men's 5,000 metres final. Mid shot lead runners, and close up spectators watching in blazers. Close up of lead runners, and close up of nervous looking spectators. Zatopek taking the lead, and close up Zatopek battling for the lead with Great Britain's Chris Chataway and Germany's Herbert Schade. Zatopek and France's Alain Mimoun pulling away from group, and Chataway falling on last corner, before rejoining the race. Close up Zatopek sprinting over the line to take the gold, with France's Mimoun winning the silver, and Herbert Schade the bronze. Chataway being consoled, then nice close up Zatopek and Mimoun kissing each other and smiling.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    101033
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    201206.034
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    10:10:57 / 10:12:38
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    1952 Helsinki Olympics Emil Zatopek 19 Aug 2013 Zatopek
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    This clip is currently unviewable - upon pressing play, a "Stream not Found" message appears.

    The Men's 5000 metres in this clip took place on 24 July 1952.

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