VISNEWS filmed two exciting races of the International Cycle Race Meeting held at the Palais des Sports, Brussels, Dec 13.
G.V. INTERIOR OF THE PALAIS DE SPORT
L.V. PAN START OF THE MIDDLE DISTANCE MOTORCYCLE PACED RACE.
T.V. PAN RACE IN PROGRESS.
S.T.V. PAN WEIRSTRA ( NETHERLANDS ) TAKES LEAD
S.V. RACE IN PROGRESS.
S.T.V. RACE IN PROGRESS.
S.T.V. PAN WEISTRA PASSES ROBIC ( FRANCE )
S.V. PAN RACE.
L.V. FINISH OF RACE IMPANIS FINISHING FIRST.
S.V. IMPANIS ( BELGIUM ) WITH BOUQUET.
S.V. START OF SPRINT MATCH.
L.V. PAN RACE IN PROGRESS.
L.V. PAN ROUSEEAU ( FRANCE ) TAKING LEAD.
S.V. THE THREE COMPETITORS IN THE SPRINT WITH BOUQUETS.
C.U. ROUSSEAU WHO WON THE SPRINT.
Initials TDH/CW W.S./R.L.
SPORT: CYCLE RACING
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Background: VISNEWS filmed two exciting races of the International Cycle Race Meeting held at the Palais des Sports, Brussels, Dec 13.
First was the motor cycle paced middle distance event, won by Ramond Impanis of Belgium. Spanish Champion Timoner was second and Martin Wierstra of the Netherlands in third place. World Champion Walter Bucher of Switzerland was beaten into fourth place.
Second event, a three man sprint, was won by World Champion Michel Rousseau. Jos de Bakker, Champion of Belgium was second, and Jan Derksen, former World Champion and now Champion of the Netherlands, was third.