• Short Summary

    THE FORTY-EIGHT TOUR OF BELGIUM CYCLING CLASSIC GOT UNDERWAY IN BRUSSELS TODAY, (MONDAY), WITH ONE HUNDRED TOP PROFESSIONAL CYCLISTS FROM BELGIUM, FRANCE, GERMANY, ITALY, HOLLAND AND IRELAND SETTING OUT IN PURSUIT OF THE BIG MONEY.

  • Description

    THE FORTY-EIGHT TOUR OF BELGIUM CYCLING CLASSIC GOT UNDERWAY IN BRUSSELS TODAY, (MONDAY), WITH ONE HUNDRED TOP PROFESSIONAL CYCLISTS FROM BELGIUM, FRANCE, GERMANY, ITALY, HOLLAND AND IRELAND SETTING OUT IN PURSUIT OF THE BIG MONEY.

    THE RIDERS HAVE BEEN DIVIDED UP INTO TEN TEAMS OF TEN MEN EACH AND AMONG THEM ARE SOME OF THE TOP CYCLISTS IN THE PROFESSIONAL RANKS. THE PRESENT WORLD PROFESSIONAL CHAMPION, BENONI BEHEYT, OF BELGIUM, LEADS ONE TEAM AS DOES LAST YEAR'S WINNER, PETER POST OF HOLLAND. ALSO LEADING TEAMS ARE HENRI VAN LOOY, THE BELGIAN CHAMPION AND JEAN STABLINSKI, THE FRENCH TITLEHOLDER.

    WINNER OF THE FIRST STAGE WAS THE BELGIAN CYCLIST HUGO SCRAYEN, (NUMBER 15), WHO CROSSED THE FINISH LINE JUST SECONDS AHEAD OF THE WORLD CHAMPION BEHEYT (NUMBER 1).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA4ZPIX79BO1TVPAAVAK2XL0T5F
    Media URN:
    VLVA4ZPIX79BO1TVPAAVAK2XL0T5F
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/04/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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