• Short Summary

    Spain's first-ever races for cripples' wheel-chairs were held recently in Madrid's El Retiro Park.

    Thirty-one competitors,?

  • Description

    Spain's first-ever races for cripples' wheel-chairs were held recently in Madrid's El Retiro Park.

    Thirty-one competitors, including 3 women, fought out the race for hand-operated cars, won by Julian Burgeuno. Gregorio Reinares beat 20 other drivers in an event for 65 cc.. motirised chairs, and Gonzalo Sanchez won the 125 - 250cc. class
    The National Association for the Crippled, organizer of the events, proved that disability does not mean loss of courage or nerves.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA1PAV1VZRFO3ZYA5DC5OA8EA5Y
    Media URN:
    VLVA1PAV1VZRFO3ZYA5DC5OA8EA5Y
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    29/04/1960
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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