• Short Summary

    The boxer Tommy Farr in training. Cycle racing in London.

  • Description

    Sports Flashes. Brighton, Brussels, London.

    C/U of Tommy Farr. M/S of Farr sparring with partner. M/S Piet Wilde training (Brighton)

    L/S England v. Holland - riders line up fro start. Start of race. C/U of the crowd. M/S towards and pan, cyclists racing around bend. M/S pan racing over line. M/S riders flashing past flag man. M/S interior, cyclists attending to machines and dressing. C/U riders putting on jerseys. Rider lacing up heavy boots. L/S Gem Pirates v. Charlton Aces - riders lines up. Tapes go up. C/U riders leaving starting line. M/S pan, riders racing up the first bend. The first two collide. They lay on the track. M/S stewards assisting riders. C/U Judge marking card, M/S towards and pan, riders racing around bend. L/S riders racing over finishing line. M/S man flagging riders over line. C/U of Gem Pirate captain with cup.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1496.12
    Media URN:
    48762
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/11/1950
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:36:00 / 01:52:02:00
    Canister:
    50/88

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