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    Cross Country running in Ireland.

    Title: "IRELAND EXPECTS ... every athlete to be 'fit' for the Tailteann Games. Are YOU in training?

    Panning shot along a row of athletes (all young men) hugging themselves from the cold, race officials collect their scarves and overcoats. L/S of about a hundred athletes running across a field. L/S of the athletes vaulting over a fence. M/S of more athletes vaulting the fence (some cheat and duck under!). M/S of the athletes running past a crowd of spectators, they have to hop over a trip wire close to the ground, a man takes a photograph of them. M/S of the winner reaching the finishing line. C/U of the winner being held up on the shoulders of well-wishers - he looks exhausted.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    31/01/1924
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    24204
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    330.03
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:44:00 / 01:08:15:00
    Canister:
    G 1054
    Sort Number:
    G 1054
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    Categories
    Sport & Leisure
    WorkSpaces
    Tailteann Games
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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