• Short Summary

    Amateur Athletics Association meeting held at White City, London.

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    No title - AAA (Amateur Athletics Association) meeting at White City. London.

    L/S White City Stadium. M/S start of 100 yards. M/S runners off their marks, the camera pans as they race along. Paul Nash of South Africa crosses the line first. C/U Nash. Various shots of the 5,000 Metres. K. Sawaki is in the lead followed by Allan Rushmer. Various shots of the race, Sawaki crosses line first followed by Rushmer and Dick Taylor. C/U Sawaki.

    Various shots of the 220 yards race, winner Nash passes the post followed by Ralph Banthorpe. C/U Nash. M/S competitor in Long Jump, he runs forward and jumps. M/S Lynn Davies jumping, he is eventual winner. Various shots as Renato Dionisi pole vaults. He is the eventual winner. C/U Dionisi smiling.

    Various shots 440 yards race. Camera pans as Martin Winbolt-Lewis takes the lead and passes winning post, Howard Davies is second. C/U Martin.

    Various shots of the one mile race. John Whetton takes the lead and comes in to win followed by Walter Wilkinson and Ken Riley. C/U Whetton.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:56:00 / 01:03:49:00

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