Various shots of complete coverage, from start to finish, of mile record attempt at Oxford. Runners Salinger and John Boulter go across line nearly together. MS. Starter holds gun into air and fires. Long shot of section of crowd. CU. Starter's gun fires into air. CU. Stop...
Footage of three litre Mercedes motor car breaking world speed record in Germany.
Major Henry Segrave breaks world speed record by going 231 miles an hour in his Golden Arrow car, meanwhile Malcolm Campbell is getting ready for his attempt in the Blue Bird.
Bad weather prevents Sir Malcolm Campbell from beating his own water speed record.
John Cobb reaches 350 miles an hour in his attempt on the Land Speed Record.
Champion cyclist Gladys Hamilton in training for attempt on the mile motor-paced record.
Various shots of attempts by Gordon Pirie to break the 3 mile record and Brian Hewson to do the same for the 1000 metres.
British athletes attempt to break the four minute mile