• Short Summary

    INTERNATIONAL STARS OF MOTOR-CYCLE ROAD RACING COMPETED YESTERDAY (SUNDAY) IN THE 20-LAP RACE OF THE SOUTH ON THE BRITISH CIRCUIT AT BRANDS.

  • Description

    1.
    LS START
    0.08

    2.
    LS RIDERS ROUND BEND
    0.13

    3.
    LS PAN OF RIDERS PAST CAMERA
    0.24

    4.
    TV MIKE HAILWOOD LEADING
    0.35

    5.
    LS CROWD
    0.37

    6.
    TV RIDERS PASS CAMERA
    0.42

    7.
    PAN AND ZOOM HAILWOOD IN STRAIGHT PASSING WINNING POST
    0.46

    8.
    MK HAILWOOD RECEIVING LAUREL WREATH AND CUP
    0.55



    Initials JRG/V/BHH/K


    SPORT: MOTOR-CYCLING
    EDITORS: PLEASE SEE PRODUCTION NO. 9757/65 DATED 11TH OCTOBER, 1965 ON CAMATHIAS CRASH.

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: INTERNATIONAL STARS OF MOTOR-CYCLE ROAD RACING COMPETED YESTERDAY (SUNDAY) IN THE 20-LAP RACE OF THE SOUTH ON THE BRITISH CIRCUIT AT BRANDS. HATCH IN KENT. IT WAS IN ANOTHER EVENT ON THE SAME CIRCUIT THAT DAY THAT THE FORMER WORLD SIDECAR CHAMPION FLORIAN CAMATHIAS OF SWITZERLAND LOST HIS LIFE WHEN HE CRASHED AT 100 MILES AN HOUR (160 KMS).

    MIKE HAILWOOD OF BRITAIN, THE WORLD 500 CC RACE, WON THE EVENT AT AN AVERAGE SPEED OF 85.74 MILES AN HOUR (136 KMS) AND THIRD PLACES ALSO WENT TO BRITISH RIDERS W. IVY AND P.DRIVER, BOTH ALSO ON MATCHLESS.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA1MEF9632B5TYVBK09MDVD55EP
    Media URN:
    VLVA1MEF9632B5TYVBK09MDVD55EP
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/10/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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