• Short Summary

    Gordon Pirie triumphs in the 7 mile cross country international race.

  • Description

    Brussels, Belgium.

    GV. & SV. Start of the Aces Race (a cross country 7 mile race) in Brussels (mass start). SV. Gordon Pirie ahead of field. BV. Rest of field chasing him, across ploughed field. SV. Back view, towards, runners chasing Pirie. SV. Pirie leading from Hungarian Josef Kovacs. BV. Kovacs trying to close the gap. SV. Towards, Kovacs nearly up to Pirie. SV. Rest of field struggling on. SV. Towards and pan, Gordon Pirie finishes alone. SCU. Gordon Pirie. CU. Gordon Pirie, wearing woollen hat.

    (F.G.) (Orig.J.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    497.27
    Media URN:
    30319
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    24/11/1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:41:00 / 01:41:30:00
    Canister:
    54/92

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