• Short Summary

    First indoor athletics competition held at Empire Pool, Wembley, London.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Athletics Indoors".

    First indoor athletics competition at Empire Pool a success, Wembley, London.

    L/S indoor athletics track. Various shots 440 yards women's race: Maeve Kyle wins, followed by Miss J. Dunbar. L/S M. Houvion of France pole vaulting with fibreglass pole. Various shots of the men's 60 yard sprint, black athlete Paul Winder wins. Various shots women's 60 yard hurdle race: Betty Moore of Salford Athletics wins followed closely by Fordice with S. Beldham third. C/U two men watching. Various shots three men's mile race won by Derek Ibbotson. C/U Ibbotson.

    The track was provided by the Daily Herald.

    Note: event programme on file.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1715.08
    Media URN:
    53256
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/03/1962
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:30:00 / 01:25:59:00
    Canister:
    62/24

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