• Short Summary

    Runners in the Business Houses Cross Country Championship.

  • Description

    Full Title reads: "Ruislip - Business Men & Athletes! G. Allum of Anglo-Persian Oil Co., wins Business Houses C.C. Championship for 2nd year from big field."

    Ruislip, Greater London.

    Large group of cross country runners race across a field.

    Runners race along up hill track. Four men in uniform are standing to one side in the foreground.

    Two runners come around a corner and climb over a fence. Different angle, more runners climb over fence.

    Athlete runs up to and breaks finishing tape. He relaxes as he crosses the line. He turns around to congratulate the runner up.

    The winner (G. Allum presumably) is lifted up onto the shoulders of three men in uniform. He appears to still be short of breath from the race.

    (Natural sound track only - No commentary)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    641.22
    Media URN:
    4629
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    28/01/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:31:00 / 01:28:20:00
    Canister:
    32/8

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