• 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

    1.
    GV STADIUM.
    0.07

    2.
    SV CROWD.
    0.09

    3.
    SV RACE BEGINS.
    0.18

    4.
    SV RUNNERS LEAVE STADIUM (2 SHOTS).
    0.28

    5.
    SV TEN MINUTES AFTER START B. COOKE (GB) LEADS, P. WILKINSON (G.B.) FOLLOWS.
    0.34

    6.
    SV RUNNERS 1 1/2 MINUTES BEHIND COOKE AND WILKINSON.
    0.43

    7.
    CU SIGN: '30 KILOMETRES.
    0.45

    8.
    SV TIMEKEEPERS.
    0.46

    9.
    SV WILKINSON LEADS, FOLLOWED BY COOKE AND FRANKLIN (GB).
    0.56

    10.
    SV CROWD, PAN TO WILKINSON WINNING.
    1.3

    11.
    SV CROWD APPLAUD.
    1.5

    12.
    SV DR. P. KANTOREK (CZECHOSLOVAKIA) COMING SECOND.
    1.13

    13.
    SV CROWD PAN TO FRANKLIN COMING THIRD.
    1.21

    14.
    LV CROWD APPLAUD.
    1.24

    15.
    SV WILKINSON RECEIVES AWARD.
    1.28

    16.
    SV FIRST, SECOND, AND THIRD ON ROSTRUM.
    1.33



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    SPORT: Marathon

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: 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 - Including 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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