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  • Short Summary

    Teams compete in long distance relay race from Exeter to Plymouth.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "A Really Sporting Event! Exeter Harriers win 45 mile Relay Race from Exeter to Plymouth. Many teams competed though no prizes were offered!"

    Exeter / Plymouth, Devon.

    Runners start off at the beginning of a long distance relay race.

    Shots of people clapping at one of the points where the baton is handed over.

    Shots of runners out on fairly barren looking road.

    More shots of another hand over. The athletes who have finished their leg look exhausted.

    More shots of runners out on country roads.

    A runner from the Winning team comes in to the finish in Plymouth. He poses for the camera (Dark Shots).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    763.31
    Media URN:
    8371
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    05/03/1931
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:58:00 / 01:49:07:00
    Canister:
    31/19

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