• Short Summary

    THE ANNUAL MANX INTERNATIONAL 113-MILES RACE ON THE ISLE OF MAN, U.K.TODAY (FRIDAY), WAS WON?

  • Description

    THE ANNUAL MANX INTERNATIONAL 113-MILES RACE ON THE ISLE OF MAN, U.K.TODAY (FRIDAY), WAS WON BY KEN HILL OF ENGLAND -- THE FIRST ENGLAND SUCCESS IN THIS EVENT FOR FOUR YEARS.

    HILL'S TIME OVER THE GRUELLING DISTANCE WAS FIVE HOURS 16 MINUTES 31.1 SECS.IN A THRILLING FINISH HE BEAT TEAM MATE GUS GOODMAN BY THREE SECONDS.ANOTHER BRITISH RIDER, T.WEST, WAS THIRD.

    THE RACE, HELD OVER THREE LAPS ON THE FAMOUS TT COURSE, WAS A STRUGGLE BETWEEN THE BRITISH RIDERS, AND THE BELGIAN, ROGER SWERTS.HOWEVER, SWERTS, WHO WAS SHADOWED FOR MUCH OF THE RACE BY HILL, WAS UNABLE TO MATCH THE PACE, AND FINISHED SIXTH.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA3SM9OYAZV72TK2M9UXEVFW9VV
    Media URN:
    VLVA3SM9OYAZV72TK2M9UXEVFW9VV
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    21/06/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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