Sports: European Bike Racers And The Tour De France

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352755_1_1
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France, The Pyrenees
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Timecode:
1953  (Actual Year)
B/W
00:12:08 - 00:13:03
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Original Film:
1588
026-485-09
Same as catalog # 514873 Colorful and scenic films of 'Tour de France', exciting French bike classic, on tortuous mountain roads. OHLS - The bike riders peddling around a torturous mountain roads. CUS - The participants riding their bikes on a straight away. CUS - Panning the sports enthusiasts standing on the side of the road, cheering on their favorite bikers. MCUS - Grueling climb up the Pyrenees, every breath is torture for the bikers. MCUS - People running to the edge of the road looking down the mountain drop looking for the biker who went over the edge. CUS - Panning shot of low hanging clouds. MCUS - A lone bike rider makes it to the finish line. It could be Louison Bobet of France who won the 1953 Tour de France.