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    Woking to Pirbrigth, Surrey.

    Medium shot of man firing gun in the air - starting roller skating race in Surrey. LS. Skaters starting off. LS. Roller skaters skating along road. CU. Crowd watching. Tracking shot of men skaters. The champion is in the lead. Tracking shot of another skater. Tracking shot of champion skater. Tracking shot of another skater. Tracking shot of woman skater. Tracking shot of champion skater. LS. Camera following skaters as they skate down road fast. MS. Two girls watching. Tracking shot of man skater. Tracking shot of girl skater. High angle shot of two men skaters, cyclists follow them from behind. Tracking shot of champion skater. LS. Champion skater passing by camera. LS. Champion skater nearly at tape. LS. The champion skater passes by tapes, stops and breathes heavily. MS. Two girls cheering. Woman skater passing by camera. MS. Girl skater. She stops and she is handed a towel which she wipes her face with. MS. Crowd watching. MS. The champion skater shaking hands with another man skater.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:21:00 / 01:50:54:00
    NP 527
    Sort Number:
    NP 527
  • Appears in...

    Sport & Leisure
  • Stills

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

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "Pirbrigth" in text and tags should read Pirbright.

    "The champion is in the lead." - this is Amateur World Champion Arthur "Pip" Baker. (Note that Baker is also the subject of clip 1335.26, recorded the same year).

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