• Short Summary

    EAST GERMANY WON ALL FOUR TITLES ON THE SECOND DAY (SUNDAY) OF THE CANOE SLALOM WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS CURRENTLY BEING HELD AT SPITTAL, AUSTRIA.

  • Description

    1.
    GV No 142: ROLF LUBER, (E.GERMANY) NEGOTIATES COURSE
    0.22

    2.
    LV LUBER FINISHES
    0.26

    3.
    CU LUBER AFTER FINISH
    0.31

    4.
    SV No 132 DIMITRIJ SKOLIL (USSR) THROUGH ROUGH WATER
    0.47

    5.
    TV CROWD
    0.48

    6.
    SV 152: MILO DUFFEK (SWISS) OVERTURNS
    1.00

    7.
    SV RESCUER DIVES IN ATTACHED TO LIFELINE
    1.06

    9.
    SV 162: MANFRED VOGT (WEST GERMANY)
    1.35

    10.
    SV COMPETITOR FINISHES
    1.39

    11.
    SLV 172 JUERGEN BREMER (E.GERMANY) FINISHES COURSE
    1.58

    12.
    TV CROWD
    2.00

    13.
    CU BREMER
    2.04


    FILM SHOWS THE MEN'S FOLDING CANOE EVENT. POINTS ARE AWARDED FOR PENALTIES AND IT WAS EAST GERMANY'S JUERGEN BREMER WHO WON WITH A TOTAL OF 266.7 POINTS. COUNTRYMAN ROLF LUBER WAS SECOND WITH 274.5 POINTS, AND CZECHOSLOVAKIA'S CERNY FINISHED THIRD WITH 299.4.




    Initials AA/S/MR/ES


    EDITORS: SEE ALSO PROD 6092/63 (10 AUGUST 63) OPENING DAY OF CHAMPIONSHIPS.
    SPORT: CANOEING

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    Background: EAST GERMANY WON ALL FOUR TITLES ON THE SECOND DAY (SUNDAY) OF THE CANOE SLALOM WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS CURRENTLY BEING HELD AT SPITTAL, AUSTRIA.AFTER WINNING THREE TITLES ON THE OPENING DAY, THEIR MEN YESTERDAY WON THE CANADIAN DOUBLE-CANOE, FOLDING SINGLE CANOE, AND THE CANADIAN SINGLE CANOE FOR TEAMS, AND THEIR WOMEN WON THE SINGLE FOLDING CANOE EVENT FOR TEAMS.

    OVER 220 BOATS FROM 14 COUNTRIES ARE COMPETING IN THE CHAMPIONSHIPS WHICH WILL BE CONTINUED WITH THE WILD-WATER EVENTS TOMORROW.THE LIESER RIVER COURSE FOR THE SLALOM EVENTS WAS 800 METRES (875 YARDS) LONG, AND THE COMPETITORS HAD TO NEGOTIATE 26 GATES.

    ACCORDING TO THE OVERALL UNOFFICIAL POINTS CLASSIFICATION, EAST GERMANY LEADS WITH 77 POINTS, FOLLOWED BY CZECHOSLOVAKIA WITH 34 AND WEST GERMANY WITH 22.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA59V4DHLD8J9ZCJX1W831CPUZK
    Media URN:
    VLVA59V4DHLD8J9ZCJX1W831CPUZK
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/08/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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