Scottish cyclist Sandy Gordon talks about the problem of getting time off work to compete in races. (clip)
Reference number: T0760
Production company: Scottish Television
Original format: 16mm
Running time: 8.49 mins
Description: T.V. Sports programme from 1973 profiling two Scottish cyclists' training & preparation for the Commonwealth Games in New Zealand. Also highlighting the state of cycling in Scotland with regard to provision & facilities.
Shotlist: [CYCLING - Scotsport] : No credits, gv of two Glasgow cyclists (Sandy Gordon and Denis Mitchell) training for Commonwealth Games in New Zealand on a country road, tracking shot from car (0.39) talking head i/v with Denis Mitchell and Sandy Gordon on grass embankment intercut with shots of them cycling on country roads and shots of reporter asking questions (5.15) talking head i/v with trainer James Dorwood intercut with shots of the two cyclists on the road (8.49)