Two Days at "Franklin - Field" Stadium. Competitions of athletes of the USSR and USA.. (1959)

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Producer CSDF (RCSDF)

Director: Gavrilova M.

Operators: Makaseev B., Mikosha V.

Anouncers: Vygodskiy R.


About the meeting of Soviet and American athletes in America.

Historical background

In the summer of 1959 in the United States, in Philadelphia, a meeting of national team athletes of the Soviet Union with the strongest athlete of America.

Temporary description

USA, Philadelphia. Stadium Franklin Field. Athletics competition of the USSR and the USA. Parade participants. Races of men and women at different distances. In the distance runners: V. hard on, B. Jones, G. Popov, R. Norton, Desyatchikov, Pyarnakivi, B. Com, G. Bystrov, G. Greenwald, Mueller. Playing decathlon V. Kuznetsov, Ter-Hovhannisyan. The high jump. Jump: T. Chenchik, G. Share, Roniger, V. Bulatov, D. Bragg. Shot put. Kernel push: P. Oh, Brian. Hammer throw. Meta: G. Connolly, Rudenko.

Reel №1

Soviet and American athletes in the streets of Philadelphia.

Stadium "Franklin Field" - different.

State flags of the Soviet Union and the U.S. - LS.

Spectators at the stadium.

Parade participants in the match.

The USSR, the USA team.

Athletes share icons.

Decathlon competition.

The race for 100 meters.

The winner of the race I. Ter-Hovhannisyan - CU.

The race is 100 meters for women.

The winner of the race Barbara Jones - CU.

Vera Krepkina, Galina Popova.

Men in the 100m.

Winner Ray Norten - CU.

High jump for women.

American Roniger jump, Galina Share, Taisa Chenchik.

Pole vault.

Jump: V. Bulatov, American Don Bragg.

Athletes will start at a distance of 10 km.

First finish Desyatchikov, second - Estonian Pyarnakivi, American Sota carry off the track.

Pushes the nucleus American Perry O'Brien - CU.

Hammer throw: Vassily Rudenko and Harold Connolly.

Women's 4 x 100 relay.

First finish Galina Popova.

The race is 80 meters hurdles for women.

Participants race Greenwald, Mueller, Bystrov and Crowder after the finish - CU.

Decathlon Kuznetsov and I. Ter-Hovhannisyan at a distance of 110 m hurdles - CU.

Vasily Kuznetsov pushes the nucleus, jump high, throw the disc, jumps to sixth.

Spectators welcome winner Kuznetsova.

Kuznetsov - CU.

Hug Soviet and American athletes.