• Short Summary

    Athletics - Great Britain versus Germany. White City, London.

  • Description

    No title - Great Britain versus Germany in athletics. White City, London.

    L/S the start of the 800 Metres. M/S runners going along far side of track. C/U woman with binoculars. L/S as they come out of final turn John Perry leads followed by Chris Carter and David Cropper. Cropper takes the lead and wins. C/U Cropper.

    M/S Mike Bull clearing 16' 1" in the pole vault. L/S pan runners coming out of final bend in the 400 Metres Hurdles. Andy Bell falls and John Sherwood comes through to take the lead and win. Slow motion shot Lynn Davies clearing 25' 5" in the long jump. C/U pan runners passing camera in the mile race. John Whetton takes the lead and wins followed by Sam Blair, Britain's Maurice Benn and John Boulter were 4th and 5th. C/U Whetton waving.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2069.06
    Media URN:
    56833
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/08/1968
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:45:00 / 01:21:26:00
    Canister:
    68/64

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