The city of Sverdlovsk. 17th Women's Speed Skating World Championship. The grand opening of the championship - a torchlight procession, fireworks, a parade of participants. Run different distances. Athletes at the start, distance, finish, during the award ceremony. Among them: T. Rylova, Liu Feng-jong (China), Yarmila Schastna (Czechoslovakia), Iris Sikhvonen (Finland), S. Kondakova, R. Schmidt (Poland), L. Skoblikova, I. Artamonova, M. Isakova , E. Serochinska (Poland), V. Stenina, R. Zhukova, I. Germer (Germany), E. Astalosh (Hungary), G. Bortovska (Czechoslovakia), E. Huttunen (Finland), Kim Myung-sung (Korea) , E. Einersson (Sweden), H. Haase (Germany). Sportswomen in the recreation room, walking around the city, talking with residents, visiting a music store, riding troika. The city of Sverdlovsk. Streets, buildings. Transport, pedestrian traffic. Students of the art-industrial school make souvenirs as a gift to the participants of the competition. Making cakes and chocolate medals at a confectionery factory. Winter landscapes of the Urals.