Images for the programme: Berlin Games 1936

“Bit obvious, I know, the shadow of the fantastic Jesse Owens, too fast to catch, obliterating the souvenir medal as he goes for one his four Golds…”

This is to illustrate a talk by Guy Walters in the John Aubrey Tent on the opening Tuesday. I haven’t read the synopsis, and rather jumped the gun, unlike Jesse, who, I’m certain has to merit a mention,”