National cross country race with a mass of runners.
Item title reads: " Runners instead of Racehorses. Huge crowds brave weather to see French National Cross country on famous Maisons Laffitte Race course."
M/S of athletes as they start their race on a grass track, watched on both sides by crowds with umbrellas. They pass a pavilion and more crowds. L/S of the tail end of the pack. M/S of the winner at the finishing line and with newsmen. There are gendarmes amongst the crowd.