Before leaving for London, King Leopold of the Belgians congratulated J.C. Flockhart, the Scottish cross-country champion, who won the individual race in the six-nations cross-country at the Stockel Racecourse, near Brussels. England won the event with 55 points - their 26th success since 1903. Flockhart's time for the nine miles course was 49min. 50 4/5sec.
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