• Short Summary

    Athletes try out wooden running track for indoor athletic events.

  • Description

    Title reads: "For Indoor Athletics".

    New track laid at Wembley, London.

    L/S Wembley Stadium pan to show a wooden track laid out in car park. Various shots male athletes running around wooden track. C/U two men watching with greyhound on leads. L/S athlete Mike Lawson running towards camera along track, he stops to speak to Jim Nankeville, designer of the track. C/U Lawson talking to Nankeville. Panning shot girl running around track with two greyhounds on leads. C/U press photographers. Panning shot line of runners coming around bend of the track and past camera. L/S track.

    The track will be installed in the Empire Pool building for indoor athletics events.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1711.02
    Media URN:
    53149
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    05/02/1962
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:35:00 / 01:02:23:00
    Canister:
    62/11

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