• Short Summary

    Millrose Games, international athletic tournament, held in New York.

  • Description

    New York, United States of America (USA).

    Title reads 'Indoor Track - Russian Stars Triumph in Millrose Games'.

    BGV. Indoor stadium in New York, scene of the 56th Millrose Games - international athletic tournament. Elevated panning shot of sixty yard race won by Sam Perry. MS. Sam Perry. MS. Maurice Houvion, French pole vaulter competing - in the process of vaulting his pole snaps in half and he lands safe in the sawdust. Several shots of John Uelses of America as he pole vaults 16' 1" successfully. MS. John Uelses being congratulated by spectators. Various shots during 880 yard invitation race and finish - race is won by Valery Bulishev of the Soviet team. MS. Russian athlete Valery Bulishev waves at camera. MS. America's John Thomas and Russia's Valery Brumel high jump in slow motion. MS. Valery Brumel on another jump loses his footing and slips in front of the jump. CU. Dejected Valery Brumel. Various shots of the long jump competition. Duel between Ralph Boston of USA and Igor Terovanesyan of Russia, they jump against each other. MS. Ralph Boston and Igor Terovanesyan shaking hands. Various shots of the two mile race which is won by Canadian Bruce Kidd. MS. Bruce Kidd.


    Date found in the old record - 04/02/1963.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:51:00 / 01:48:08:00
    UN 3712 E

Comments (1)

  1. Vincent Guignard says

    That competition was actually held on 1 February 1963.
    Vincent Guignard

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