• Short Summary

    ON SUNDAY, APRIL 12, KENJI KIMAHARA, 23, WON THE 19TH MAINICHI MARATHON. HE COVERED THE?

  • Description

    ON SUNDAY, APRIL 12, KENJI KIMAHARA, 23, WON THE 19TH MAINICHI MARATHON. HE COVERED THE 42.195 KILOMETRE COURSE IN 2 HOURS, 17 MINUTES, 11.4 SECONDS. 75 ATHLETES TOOK PART IN THE RACE.

    HIS WINNING TIME BETTERED THE TOKYO OLYMPIC MARATHON COURSE RECORD OF 2:18:00.6 SET BY JEFF JULIAN, OF NEW ZEALAND, IN THE TOKYO INTERNATIONAL SPORTS WEEK, LAST OCTOBER.

    K???KISHI TSUBURAYA WAS 400 METRES BEHIND THE WINNER, AND WAS PLACED SECOND. THIRD WAS TORU TERASAWA. THE THREE WINNERS HAVE BEEN SELECTED BY THE JAPAN TRACK AND FIELD FEDERATION TO REPRESENT JAPAN IN THE TOKYO OLYMPICS RACE.

    KENJI KIMIHARA'S TRIUMPH WAS PARTICULARLY REMARKABLE BECAUSE EXPERTS HAS FELT THAT HE HAD NOT BEEN ABLE TO TRAIN SUFFICIENTLY AFTER SUFFERING A HIP AND LEG INJURY LATE LAST YEAR.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA7DSN21M6B8CZ1DSAUHPHB9XPT
    Media URN:
    VLVA7DSN21M6B8CZ1DSAUHPHB9XPT
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/04/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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