Trials at Herne Hill to find the British Olympic cycling team - they meet politician J H Thomas.
Full title reads: "Herne Hill. For the Olympic Games' Team. Britain's best cyclists at N.C.U. Trials - go through whole Olympic programme to find 'the right men'."
Herne Hill, South London.
NCU - National Cyclists (or Cycling) Union
Starter's gun fires and a cyclist sets off around the banked track of the Herne Hill cyclo-drome. He makes several laps. This may well be a pursuit race. Crowds are standing watching the racing.
Tandem sprint - two tandems race around the track.
Bunch race - a large group of cyclists start from the far side of the track. The bell is rung to denote the start of the last lap and the cyclists speed up for a sprint.
M/S Politician J H (James Henry) Thomas (Colonial Secretary in the National Government) with other men.
M/S Thomas with cyclists - F H and P Wild (sp?) - brothers from Derby who are Olympic hopefuls.