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  • Short Summary

    Cyclists in training on a rolling road and at a velodrome.

  • Description

    Item title reads: "International Championship Cycling. W.J. Bailey - four times champion of the worlds and holder of world record - to meet Fauceux, French crack at 'wheeler's' festival."

    Herne Hill, London

    M/S two cyclists on a rolling road with a dial recording speed. A man in overalls watches. M/s as the cyclists fix toe clips and mount cycles helped by assistants. C/U of hands lacing up the toe grips. The cyclists wear long johns and cycling shorts over the top. The race starts and the riders go at high speed around the cambered race track of the velodrome.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    676.24
    Media URN:
    32868
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/04/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:17:00 / 01:37:49:00
    Canister:
    G 1389

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