• Short Summary

    Finland's third national reindeer drivers' competition was staged on Sunday at the village of Inari in Finnish Lapland.

  • Description

    Finland's third national reindeer drivers' competition was staged on Sunday at the village of Inari in Finnish Lapland. Thirty took part, including one woman. She won three prizes.

    The champion reindeer of last year was not available. Some weeks ago it crossed into Russian and stayed there. The competition was held on a two-kilometre track built on ice. The best time was 2 min. 9 seconds.

    The winning reindeer got the title "King Reindeer" and the driver "King Driver". The winner was a 23-year-old Laplander.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA6126YCHGITYH0DOXZAKB8OLN9
    Media URN:
    VLVA6126YCHGITYH0DOXZAKB8OLN9
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    18/03/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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