• Short Summary

    1956 Winter Olympic Games in Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy, Men's two man bobsleigh action

  • Description

    Mid shot of preparation area for the men's bobsleigh competition, and USA's two man bobsleigh team starting their run. USA bobsleigher adjusting his helmet, and another team starting their run. Close up of team, probably Great Britain, starting their run, and close up, then Italy team starting their run. Various shots of teams travelling around corners of the track at high speed, and spectators watching on. Italy's Lamberto Dalla Costa and Giacomo Conti, who won the gold medal, step out onto the podium during the medal ceremony. Italy's Eugenio Monti and Renzo Alvera, who won the silver medal, also stepping onto podium. Also on the podium is the bronze medal winning pair of Max Angst and Harry Warburton from Switzerland.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    201206.184
    Media URN:
    101183
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1956
    Sound:
    No Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    10:16:05 / 10:17:38
    Canister:

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