Competitors from five countries took part in the Balkan Cross Country race meeting in Athens.?
LV Competitors with flags of their countries
CU Flag going up on mast
SV Athlete taking oath
SV Flags at mast
SV Competitors parading with flags (2 shots)
SV Girls lined up for 1,000 metres
LV Start - Girls running
BV Girls away
LV Girls running across country (2 shots)
LV Girl finishing. Winner I. Sarcasi (Rumania), girl Harea (Rumania)
SV Women's 2,000 metres
FV Finish of 2,000 metres won by Nikolic (Yugoslavia)
LV Others finishing
LV Crowd in stand
LV Start of men's 4,000 metres
LV Men running
SV Two men past
LV Finish of race; 1st. Djordevic (Yugoslavia) 2nd. Pavlovic (Yugoslavia) men embrace each other
SV Start of 10,000 metres for men
LV Men running
SV Runners past
LV Finish race
SV First, Vamos(Rumania),second,Barabas (Rumania) they embrace
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Background: Competitors from five countries took part in the Balkan Cross Country race meeting in Athens. The meeting ins held every year, country by country.
The games, the twelfth in the series, were contested by men and women from Greece, Rumania, Turkey, Yugoslavia and Bulgaria. They were watched by senior Government officials and members of the Diplomatic Corps.
The 10,000 metres for men was won by Vamos, of Rumania; the 4,000 metres for men by Djordevic of Yugoslavia; the 2,000 metres for women by Nikolic of Yugoslavia; and the 1,000 metres for girls by I. Sarcasi, of Rumania.