• Short Summary

    Pathe visits Britain's champion runner Sydney Wooderson.

  • Description

    Brixton, London.

    Sydney Wooderson at home in Brixton. Several shots of of collection of trophies. Various shots of Sydney Wooderson gardening. Good close up shot of the runner - mother calls him. He walks into house. Sydney Wooderson in army uniform walking along street - going to training. Several shots of Sydney Wooderson at training - runs first slow then fast. Flashback to White City stadium seven years ago - Sydney Wooderson wining the race which made him British mile champion (library).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1384.13
    Media URN:
    45268
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/11/1945
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:21:00 / 01:30:36:00
    Canister:
    NP 62

Comments (1)

  1. athlete_tucks says

    Please tag 'Blackheath Harriers', the club of the late Sydney Wooderson.

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