• Short Summary

    Rolf Woldshohl wins the German Cross Country Cycle Championships in snow and ice.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Cyclists' 'Arctic' antics.

    German Cross Country Cycle Championships. Saarbrucken, Germany.

    Various shots of mass of cyclists at start of race. M/S cyclists coming over a hill covered with snow, camera pans with them as they cycle through a wood on the track. Various shots as they pass over rough ground. M/S of cyclists carrying their bicycles on their shoulders down a rough snow covered slope, one of them falls over, camera pans with them as they carry their cycles. C/U of cyclist with his bike on his shoulder, he has a B.P. badge on his arm and "Peugeot" on his back. M/S cyclists coming towards camera over rough country. M/S cyclists going away from camera. M/S's cyclists coming down icy slope and up steep bank. Various shots as they fall off their bikes C/U one man going past camera. C/U cyclists carrying their bikes over a small hill. C/U as another cyclist falls off. C/U as another rides towards camera. C/U as another falls off. M/S of the winner Rolf Woldshohl carrying his bike up a slope pan to crowd watching. M/S as he rides along the road, camera pans with him. M/S as he comes towards camera. M/S crowd applauding. C/U as he receives Laurel wreath.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:25:00 / 01:11:42:00

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