• Short Summary

    GERHARD NENNING OF AUSTRIA WON THE DOWN-HILL TITLE IN THE INTERNATIONAL HAHNENKAMM SKI-CHAMPIONSHIPS AT KITSBUEHEL, AUSTRIA, ON SATURDAY.

  • Description

    GERHARD NENNING OF AUSTRIA WON THE DOWN-HILL TITLE IN THE INTERNATIONAL HAHNENKAMM SKI-CHAMPIONSHIPS AT KITSBUEHEL, AUSTRIA, ON SATURDAY.

    NENNING WENT DOWN THE 3,510 METRES (3,838 YARDS) COURSE - WHICH HAS A VERTICAL DROP OF 860 METRES (940 YARDS) AND 17 GATES - IN TWO MINUTES 14.49 SECONDS. JEAN-CLAUDE KILLY OF FRANCE WAS SECOND AND ANDREAS SPRECHER OF SWITZERLAND THIRD. FOURTH WAS KARL SCHRANZ OF AUSTRIA. IN THE WORLD CUP CLASSIFICATION, KILLY SNATCHED TOP PLACE FROM SWITZERLAND'S EDMUND BRUGGMAN, WHO WAS ONLY TENTH YESTERDAY. KILLY NOW LEADS WITH 65 POINTS BUT NENNING IS NOW ONLY ONE POINT BEHIND HIM IN SECOND PLACE.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA6XO2726BYOJR8BV4L1ZLVCWN0
    Media URN:
    VLVA6XO2726BYOJR8BV4L1ZLVCWN0
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    22/01/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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