• Short Summary

    Olympic athletes in training. Portsmouth, Hampshire. Colour item.

  • Description

    No title - Olympic athletes. Portsmouth, Hampshire.

    Technicolor.

    L/S athletes at Portsmouth, M/S men running in hurdle race, pan to show David Hemery winning the race. C/U Hemery after race. C/U Jeff Teale preparing to throw shot-put. L/S as he throws. The camera follows the ball. C/U Teale. M/S Howard Payne swinging with hammer. M/S Mary Rand commentating into microphone. M/S women sprinting, Anita Neil wins. C/U Anita. M/S Mike Bull preparing to do pole vault. L/S of crowd watching. M/S as he runs up and vaults over bar. Various shots Lilian Board and Ron Jones sat on grass talking. C/U Ron's bag which reads 'Great Britain's Olympic Team Mexico 1968'.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    2073.03
    Media URN:
    56900
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    19/09/1968
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:47:00 / 01:06:56:00
    Canister:
    68/76

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "Lilian Board" in text and tags should read Lillian Board.

    The event seen here took place on 14 September 1968.

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