Ansten Samuelstuen wins the 1962 National Ski Jumping Title.
This film features highlights of the 1962 National Ski Jumping Championship held at Norge Hill Ski Club in Fox River Grove, Illinois. The event draws 120 competitors and 7,500 spectators. The beginning of the film provides a close-up shot of the United States team scheduled to visit Zakopane, Poland for the World Championships: Willie Erickson, Lyle Swenson, Jon Elliot, Jim Brennen, Steve Reischl, Bob Keck and John Balfanz. The film concludes with footage of Ansten Samuelstuen’s leap which wins him his third National Ski Jumping Championship.