• Short Summary

    MICHEL JAZY OF RANCE BROKE THE WORLD MILE RECORD WITH A TIME OF 3 MINUTES 6 SECONDS AT RENNES LAST NIGHT (WEDNESDAY).

  • Description

    MICHEL JAZY OF RANCE BROKE THE WORLD MILE RECORD WITH A TIME OF 3 MINUTES 6 SECONDS AT RENNES LAST NIGHT (WEDNESDAY).

    THE PRESENT RECOGNISED WORLD RECORD FOR THE ONE-MILE RUN IS HELD BY PETER SNELL OF NEW ZEALAND AT 3 MINUTES 54.1 SECONDS. HE ACHIEVED THIS AT AUCKLAND ON NOVEMBER 17 LAST YEAR.

    JAZY'S WORLD RECORD EFFORT CAME JUST ONE WEEK AFTER WE HAD BETTERED THE EUROPEAN RECORD WITH A 3 MINUTES 55.5 SECONDS RUN IN THE PARIS SUBURB OF SAINT-MAUR.

    JAZY, AGED 29, WAS FOURTH IN THE 5,000 METRES IN THE OLYMPIC GAMES IN TOKYO LAST YEAR. HE IS THE CURRENT HOLDER OF WORLD RECORDS FOR THE 2,000 AND 3,000 METRES.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA1QMGXMYYP8L6SYJUAY33PMIMT
    Media URN:
    VLVA1QMGXMYYP8L6SYJUAY33PMIMT
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    10/06/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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