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  • Short Summary

    Cyclists and runners cross country race over snow covered countryside.

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    Walsall, West Midlands.

    Title: "Cyclists beat Runners in novel cross-country Race despite very heavy going".

    M/S of a group of runners and cyclists at the start of the race, it is very snowy and they jog on the spot to keep warm. L/S of cyclists and runners coming across a snow covered field. L/S of a cyclist pushing his bicycle through a muddy ditch, several runners follow him.

    M/S of runners and cyclists (pushing their bikes) over a muddy path. M/S of a runner and a cyclist climbing over a fence, the cyclist throws his bike over first. M/S of runners and cyclists climbing over a stile.

    M/S of runners staggering up a snow covered hill, they pass a cyclist fiddling with his bicycle. M/S of runners and cyclists racing between two crowds to the end of the race, a small dog chases one of the bicycles.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:41:00 / 01:08:30:00
    G 1261

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