Slate reading 'Olympic decathlon 100 metres'. Finish of men's decathlon 100 metres heat. Close up of USA's Bob Mathias, who won the gold medal, walking past camera. Spectators watching on, then various tight close ups of steeplechase runners tackling the water jump, including lead runners Horace Ashenfelter...more
Material relating to newsreel story "Helsinki Bound" - 52/58.
Material relating to newsreel story "XVth Olympiad" - 52/59.
Swimming heats from the Helsinki Olympics.
Retrospective look at achievements of champion horse "Foxhunter" who recently died.
Army Kinema Corporation's review of 1952's international, national and sporting news.
Pierre D'Oriola, French show jumping champion, at home and riding in practice ring.
The Olympic Organising Committee signing invitations to the 1952 Helsinki games
Olympic champion, Hungarian boxer Laszlo Papp becomes trainer.