• Short Summary

    AT THE LITTLE OLYMPICS HELD IN MEXICO CITY, EAST GERMANY BEAT ITALY IN THE 4,000 METRE CYCLE TEAM RACE AND ITALY BEAT FRANCE IN THE FINAL SPRINT CYCLE RACE.

  • Description

    1.
    GV CROWD
    0.03

    2.
    SV FLAGS
    0.05

    3.
    MV SPECTATORS
    0.07

    4.
    GV PAN. EAST GERMAN RIDERS AWAY
    0.12

    5.
    GV RIDERS
    0.25

    6.
    TGV PAN. EAST GERMANS AT SPEED
    0.25

    7.
    MV GERMANS FLASH PAST
    0.26

    8.
    SV ITALIAN TRIO ROUND BEND
    0.29

    9.
    LV ITALIANS PAST STAND
    0.32

    10.
    GV STAND
    0.34

    11.
    SV GERMAN TEAM WALKING OFF
    0.41

    12.
    SV START
    0.44

    13.
    LV TURRINI LEADING MORELON
    0.50

    14.
    GV CROWD
    0.52

    15.
    GV PAN TURRINI HOLDING MORELON
    1.00

    16.
    STV BOTH MEN IDLE
    1.08



    Initials JGS/VS/JH/PC


    SPORT: METRE CYCLING RACE

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: AT THE LITTLE OLYMPICS HELD IN MEXICO CITY, EAST GERMANY BEAT ITALY IN THE 4,000 METRE CYCLE TEAM RACE AND ITALY BEAT FRANCE IN THE FINAL SPRINT CYCLE RACE.

    IN THE 4,000 METRE TEAM RACE BETWEEN ITALY AND EAST GERMANY, THE ITALIANS DROPPED THEIR FOURTH MAN AS ONLY THE FIRST THREE MEN TO CROSS THE LINE ARE COUNTED IN CALCULATING THE SPEEDS OF THE TEAMS. THE EAST GERMAN TEAM WON IN A TIME OF 4 MINUTES,36.9 SECONDS, THEIR TEAM CONSISTED OF SIEGFRIED, WOLFGANG, KUDI AND ERHARD.

    TURRINI OF ITALY WON THE FINAL SPRINT RACE BETWEEN ITALY AND FRANCE. HE BEAT MORELON OF FRANCE BY ABOUT A FOOT - THE TIME BETWEEN THE TOW MEN WAS CALCULATED TO BE ABOUT 6 THOUSANDTHS OF A SECOND.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7BAAZZZ6SG5MPUNY8A7751NGV
    Media URN:
    VLVA7BAAZZZ6SG5MPUNY8A7751NGV
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/10/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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