Bicycle racing at Herne Hill in London.
South East London.
Title: "Fine cycle racing at Herne Hill attracted big gate. W.J. Bailey scored popular win over E. Kaufmann ... World's Sprint Champion".
M/S of the start of a cycle race; a row of cyclists on racing bikes line up on a racecourse, the back wheel of each bike is held steady by a kneeling man. A race official fires a starting pistol and all at once the bikes set off, the spectator stands in the background are packed.