Start of race, l t r Murray Halberg, winner, Perry Leary, Gordon Pirie, Bog Davies and Harold Clark..
Incuts crowd and reactions shots.
SPORT: TRACK AND FIELD
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Background: Start of race, l t r Murray Halberg, winner, Perry Leary, Gordon Pirie, Bog Davies and Harold Clark.. after short time bumped by crowd.
In sequence round the track as the race progresses, end each take very shaky have to eliminate a lot. Clark /3 takes lead most of way from Halberg 1 who makes tape the winner. The other three were so far behind that crowd at tape started to walk over track before they arrived.
Halberg was gasping for air after race and called for drink, "So dry" he managed to complain between gasps.
The altitude and dryness is said to make a record time unlikely in Johannesburg
Incuts crowd and reaction shots.