• Short Summary

    ENGLISH RUNNER PETER WILKINSON LED MOST OF THE WAY TO SCORE A COMFORTABLE WIN IN AN INTERNATIONAL MARATHON RACE AT ENSCHEDE, EASTERN HOLLAND, AUGUST 12.

  • Description

    ENGLISH RUNNER PETER WILKINSON LED MOST OF THE WAY TO SCORE A COMFORTABLE WIN IN AN INTERNATIONAL MARATHON RACE AT ENSCHEDE, EASTERN HOLLAND, AUGUST 12. THE 28-YEAR-OLD BANK CLERK CLOCKED AN IMPRESSIVE 2 HOURS 24 MINS. 11.4 SEC FOR THE 26.2 MILE (42 KILOMETRES 195 METRES) COURSE.

    DR. P. KANTOREK WAS SECOND IN 2 HOURS 27 MINS. 3 SEC., WITH ENGLAND'S R. G. FRANKLIN THIRD IN 2 HOURS 29 MINS. 22.4 SEC.

    EIGHTY-SIX RUNNERS FROM SEVEN NATIONS -- ENGLAND, THE NETHERLANDS, NORWAY, CZECHOSLOVAKIA, AUSTRIA, WEST GERMANY AND AUSTRALIA -- CONTESTED THE MARATHON.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA4R3A8F0K981JEIHM58MU1IEK1
    Media URN:
    VLVA4R3A8F0K981JEIHM58MU1IEK1
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    14/08/1961
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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