• Short Summary

    Track-and-field athletes from England and France (including distance runner Roger Bannister) brave wet weather conditions to compete in men's and women's events

  • Description

    ENGLAND: London: Hammersmith and Fulham: White City:
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    ROGER BANNISTER (British runner) beaten by Arthur Wint at ???? mile at White City


    NANKEVILLE BILL (British Runner) Nankeville and Parlett beat El Mabrouk of France in France v England at White City.


    PARLETT (British Runner) And Nankeville beat El Mabrouk of France in international contest at White City


    WHITE CITY Atheltics Meeting between England and France with British winning..Rain falls throughout games


    WINT ARTHUR. Beats Roger Bannister in 1/2 mile race at White City against France


    Sport
    running, athletics, mile, race, racing, pole vault, spectators, track, sprint, sprinters, winner, pole vaulter, podium, record
    Background: Track-and-field athletes from England and France (including distance runner Roger Bannister) brave wet weather conditions to compete in men's and women's events

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    Film ID:
    VLVAA6N8MJUIN1XYRG50LFTINI3NA
    Media URN:
    VLVAA6N8MJUIN1XYRG50LFTINI3NA
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    09/08/1951
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:05:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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