An item showing cycle, scooter and motorcycle races at Herne Hill.
Herne Hill, London.
Intertitle: "MOTOR SCOOTER RACE. A novelty at Kentish Wheelers Cycle Race Meeting".
M/S of four men and their scooters - they have very small wheels and high handle bars. M/S of the start of a scooter race in a sports stadium - a race official fires the starting gun and the four men run with their scooters before jumping on - looks like fun!
Various shots of motorcyclists tugging racing cyclists around an athletics track at great speeds.
M/S of the start of a cycling race. Various L/Ss of the cycling race in progress.
Note: Please refer to - BICYCLES - ANCIENT & MODERN - in Gazette issue G 701 as it contains some of the same shots - both stories shot at Herne Hill at same time. AH 2000.