Great couple of female wrestlers from 1905 contrasted with "modern" girl wrestlers.
Annual athletic meeting for the Policemen of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Men and women who work in the laundry industry take part in their annual sports festival at Motspur Park, Surrey.
Irish runners compete in Civil Service Sports.
Walking race from Newcastle to Haltwhistle Northumberland, and Wexham.)
Keeping fit - Squash champs play game, one is on roller skates and girl in swimsuit demonstrates new exercise machine.
Footage of the bizarre Haxey Hood game in Haxey, Lincolnshire.
Harold Ripley, Derbyshire miner and champion strong man, bends nails and iron bars with his bare hands.
Willington and Bishop Auckland Amateur Footballers play at Wembley.
Waitresses compete against each other in various sporting events.
The Northern Game in Inverness, Scotland.
A documentary about British traditions - street football, marbles, skittles, pancake races, etc.
Grasmere sports festival - Guides Race up Butter Crag, wrestling and hounds' trail.
Too old to compete at 40? Members of a London athletics club prove otherwise.
London to Brighton walking race - won by L J Hollyer.
Walking race from Sunderland to Darlington - won by T W Green of Belgrave Harriers.
A strange story about boys practising for a pram relay race at Hatfield College.
Police athletes show their skills in various events at competition in Port Sunlight.
Women's athletics - hurdles, tug-of-war, egg and spoon race, obstacle race etc.
Seven mile walking race in Regent's Park, London - won by A. E. Plumb the National Champion.
Material relating to newsreel story '£16,000 Edwin Makes A New Start' - 50/24
Eddie Thomas in training, housewives meat protest & dockers leaders in court.
Coal miner donates his pigeons to ARP as emergency message carriers.
Running and cycling races from stadium in Bournville, Birmingham.
Nice item showing women participating in all kinds of sport in the 1920s.
Disabled people in wheelchairs take part in sports including javelin and archery. Aylesbury.
Lyons Corner House waitresses have a sports day - tug of war, hurdles etc.
Irish policemen and women compete in athletics events.
Miner athletes compete in Cardiff's annual 8 mile race around the city.
A group of overweight men and women are seen being weighed, exercising and running.
Sprint and relay events from the RAF athletics championships at Uxbridge - good shots of runners.
Runners in the Business Houses Cross Country Championship.
Footage of six year-old John Ball in training to be walker, Battersea Park in London.
Women of all ages compete in the ladies archery tournament in Tunbridge Wells.
Tommy Farr wins the Heavyweight Championship boxing match against Ben Foord.
Ashington, the miner's football team, lose to Aston Villa in the first round of the F.A. cup.
The Eton Wall Game - an annual event that made Britain great.
Walking championship tackle the road from London to Brighton - and back!
Sports competition for paraplegic athletes at Stoke Mandeville in Buckinghamshire.
Various shots of a netball match - goal scoring is shown in slow motion.
Men have fun on very muddy beach playing football and tug of war. Southend, Essex.
Cycle racing from London's Herne Hill.
Long distance relay race through Devon's country lanes.