• Short Summary

    The French team Dransart-Turlier won the doubles of the international canoe championship over 13 kilometres of river "rapids" at Treignac in Correze Department August 2.

  • Description

    1.
    TON V PAN J BARBOUR (G.B.) DOWN COURSE
    0.07

    2.
    S.TON V.PAN W. ZIMMERMAN (SWISS)
    0.17

    3.
    SCU STARTER
    0.18

    4.
    REAR VIEW I. CARMICHAEL (G.B.) STARTS
    0.24

    5.
    LV PAN CARMICHAEL ON ROUTE
    0.33

    6.
    TON V. DITTO
    0.37

    7.
    GV PAN E. ROTHPLETZ (SWISS)
    0.44

    8.
    GV. PAN COMPETITOR OVER WEIR
    0.49

    9.
    GV CROWD
    0.52

    10.
    GV 2 MAN CANOE
    0.56

    11.
    LV.PAN 2 MAN CANOE AT FINISH
    1.04

    12.
    LV CROWD
    1.05

    13.
    CU WINNERS OF 2 MAN CANOE EVENT DRANSART-TURLIER OF FRANCE
    1.09



    Initials JRG/JH/PH



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: The French team Dransart-Turlier won the doubles of the international canoe championship over 13 kilometres of river "rapids" at Treignac in Correze Department August 2.

    Among competitors in a demonstration of boat control over the course's twisting turns and weirs were Jimmy Barbour (UK), Werner Zimmerman (Switzerland), lain Carmichael (UK) and Edouard Rothpletz (Switzerland).

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    Film ID:
    VLVA2R0TRX1LFX6FBXQTJ0E3C1QY2
    Media URN:
    VLVA2R0TRX1LFX6FBXQTJ0E3C1QY2
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/08/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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