• Short Summary

    THE THIRD ROUND OF THE FOUR-PART AUSTRO-GERMAN SKI-JUMPING TOURNAMENT WAS HELD ON SUNDAY AT INNSBRUCK IN AUSTRIA - ON THE FAMOUS JUMP USED IN THE 1964 WINTER OLYMPICS.

  • Description

    THE THIRD ROUND OF THE FOUR-PART AUSTRO-GERMAN SKI-JUMPING TOURNAMENT WAS HELD ON SUNDAY AT INNSBRUCK IN AUSTRIA - ON THE FAMOUS JUMP USED IN THE 1964 WINTER OLYMPICS. A LARGE CROWD OF ENTHUSIASTS LINED THE SIDE OF THE JUMP TO WATCH THE CREAM OF EUROPE'S WINTER SPORTSMEN COMPETE IN THIS POPULAR EVENT. FOURTEEN NATIONS WERE REPRESENTED AMONG THE 87 SKIERS TAKING PART.

    THE WINNER OF THE DAY'S EVENTS WAS DIETER NEUENDORF FROM EAST GERMANY WITH LEAPS OF 88 AND 89 METRES. BUT IN THE OVERALL CLASSIFICATION (WHICH TAKES INTO ACCOUNT PERFORMANCES AT THE OBERTSDORF MEETING ON DECEMBER 30 AND THE GARMISCH PARTENKIRCHEN MEETING ON JANUARY 1) NEUENDORF LIES ONLY THIRD BEHIND TWO FINNISH JUMPERS, KANKKONEN AND LUKKARINIEMI.

    SECOND IN THE DAY'S JUMPING WAS KANKKONEN WITH JUMPS OF 79 AND 87.5 METRES AND THIRD WAS GOELLNER OF WEST GERMANY WHO JUMPED 85 AND 85.5 METRES.

    THE FINAL JUMPS IN THE TOURNAMENT WILL BE HELD AT BISCHOFSHOFEN IN AUSTRIA ON THURSDAY (JANUARY 6).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA4D62FZK27UOC2GWRYBI5GF83X
    Media URN:
    VLVA4D62FZK27UOC2GWRYBI5GF83X
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/01/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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