Footage from British Pathe's Olympic Games rolls
Track and Field Preparation by Workers. No paperwork. Locations, events and dates unclear or unknown.
Athletes running along a track. Officials present. Athlete digs holes in the track. Uses the holes as footholds in the starting position. Runs. Officials make notes, inspect differences made to track by running. Workmen drag a brush across the track to wipe out the footprints. CUs of feet moving along the track. More running. Good shots of officials' heads moving in unison as they watch athletes run past. Workmen drag a metal roller across track, flattening it.