• Short Summary

    JEUNESSE GUET-N'DARIENNE SWIMMING CLUB DOMINATED THE SENEGALESE SWIMMING CHAMPIONSHIPS IN DAKAR AT THE WEEKEND, WITH WINS IN THE 100,200, AND 400 METRES MEN'S FREESTYLE AND THE 200 METRES MEN'S BUTTERFLY.

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    START, PROGRESS, AND FINISH OF THE 400, 200 AND 100 METRES MEN'S FREESTYLE AND 200 METRES MEN'S BUTTERFLY.




    Initials WW/VS/BOB/ES


    SPORT: SWIMMING

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: JEUNESSE GUET-N'DARIENNE SWIMMING CLUB DOMINATED THE SENEGALESE SWIMMING CHAMPIONSHIPS IN DAKAR AT THE WEEKEND, WITH WINS IN THE 100,200, AND 400 METRES MEN'S FREESTYLE AND THE 200 METRES MEN'S BUTTERFLY.

    THE 400 METRES MEN'S FREESTYLE WAS WON BY JEUNESSE GUET-N'DARIENNE'S AMADOU ANTA GUEYE IN A TIME OF 5 MINUTES 8-9/10 SECONDS, 22-9/10 SECONDS FASTER THAN HIS NEAREST RIVAL, JEANNE D'ARC'S AHMED TAGEDINE.

    GUEYE ALSO WON THE 200 METRES MEN'S FREESTYLE. HIS TIME WAS 2 MINUTES 22-8/10 SECONDS, 9-3/10 SECONDS FASTER THAN DAOUR FALL, OF A.S.F.A.

    THE 100 METRES BUTTERFLY WENT TO GUEYE'S TEAM-MATE EL HADJI ABOU SARR (1 MINUTE 13-8/10 SECONDS), WHILE ANOTHER TEAM-MATE, BABACAR THIONE, WON THE 100 METRES MEN'S FREESTYLE (1 MINUTE 3-3/10 SECONDS.)
    THE EVENTS WERE HELD AT THE OLYMPIC SWIMMING POOL, UNDER THE SUPERVISION OF SENEGAL'S COMMISSIONER FOR SPORT, M. LAMINE DIACK.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA5430X6BECYRQ4W5UPI3KZF3UZ
    Media URN:
    VLVA5430X6BECYRQ4W5UPI3KZF3UZ
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    09/10/1969
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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