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Athletic training correspondence and papers, 1943-2014

MS. 11527/7
Held in our offsite storage facility

  • Request
  1. File of numbered (1-55) training, athletics and drug testing correspondence, papers and cuttings including letters about coaching and letters from coaches (1949-1950), plus a copy of Bannister's official world record certificate (1954), 1943-2013
  2. Unnumbered athletic event programmes and race cards including five copies of Bannister's 6 May 1954 world record race card as well as the athletes' programme for the 1948 Olympics; cuttings, offprints and reports on athletics including annual reports of the Achilles Club (1948-1949, 1951-1954), 1948-2014


  • 1943-2014


1.0 box (2 folders)

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. 11527/7


See also Bannister's 1954 draft training schedule and correspondence and ephemera relating to the Helsinki Olympic Games in MSS. 11527/22-23.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom