Item title reads: "Cross Country Sports. Keen racing for the Sir William Hopwood Trophy."
M/S of a group of runners lining up for the race. It's rather misty and cold. The runners hop about and rub their legs to prepare. We see the start of the race, and they run off....
Coverage of cross country motorbike racing in France.
The Grasmere Sports in Cumberland carry on, despite the bad weather.
Footage of the Grasmere cross country run in Cumbria.
Boys from Eton enjoying one of the few sports allowable at this period of the war
Prince of Wales at cross-country race.
Midinettes women's cross-country in France.
Cross country running - the latest sport to be taken up by ladies.