• Short Summary

    French ace Bobet wins world cycle championship race.

  • Description

    Solingen, Germany.

    SV & CU towards, start of race in rain. SV towards and pan to back view, stream of cyclists racing on wet roads, & SV. STV cyclists racing around a bend. SV spectators urging cyclists. LV cyclists racing. SCU wheels of cycles speeding. SV cyclists receiving refreshments. SV a helper holding refreshment bag as cyclist speeds up and takes it. SV towards, Bobet No 30, leading the Swiss Fritz Schaer at the head of the field. STV Bobet and Schaer, as they struggle up hill. CU another competitor struggling uphill looking very tired. LV towards, Bobet crossing finishing line. SV crowd applauding. STV Bobet being mobbed by crowd. CU Bobet with bouquet.

    (Lav.) (Orig.J.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    180.11
    Media URN:
    29714
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/08/1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:54:00 / 01:20:03:00
    Canister:
    54/67

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