French jockeys are forced to race rowing boats instead of horses due to heavy flooding.
Title: "MAKE THE BEST OF IT! Leading French Jockeys row a boat race over the flooded course at Maisons Laffitte".
High angled shot of a stream of people coming into the race course - they tentatively walk along a raised walkway consisting of a row of chairs to avoid the flood water. L/S of the jockeys racing around the course which is completely submerged in water. Various shots of the jockeys rowing past the camera.