• Short Summary

    Jim Beatty breaks first indoor under 4 minute mile race in Los Angeles.

  • Description

    Los Angeles, California, United States of America (USA).

    Title reads 'First Indoor Mile Under 4 Minutes'.

    Various shots of the indoor athletic meeting at Memorial Sports Arena in Los Angeles - one mile race in progress. The race is won by Jim Beatty who clocks 3 minutes 58. 9/10 seconds. The three athletes have agreed to help him to break 4 minute mile barrier by setting tempo and encouraging him.

    (F.G.Comb)

    Date found in the old record - 15/02/1962.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2619.18
    Media URN:
    70246
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1962
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:38:00 / 01:26:26:00
    Canister:
    UN 3592 K

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