• Short Summary

    THE FRENCH NATIONAL ATHLETICS CHAMPIONSHIPS ARE CURRENTLY BEING HELD AT COLOMBES. NATIONAL ATHLETICS CHAMPIONSHIPS ARE?

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    THE FRENCH NATIONAL ATHLETICS CHAMPIONSHIPS ARE CURRENTLY BEING HELD AT COLOMBES. NATIONAL ATHLETICS CHAMPIONSHIPS ARE ALL IMPORTANT AT THE MOMENT WITH EVERY ATHLETE SET ON REACHING THE OLYMPICS IN TOKYO NEXT OCTOBER.

    THE WOMEN'S 400 METRE EVENT WAS WON BY MARYVONNE DEPUREUR IN A TIME OF 55.2 SECONDS. SHE IS ONE OF FRANCE'S BEST HOPES OF 56 SECONDS. THE WORLD RECORD FOR THIS EVENT IS HELD BY M. ITKINA OF THE SOVIET UNION WITH A TIME OF 53.4 SECONDS.

    MISS DUPIRE CAME SECOND IN THE EVENT IN 56.1 SECONDS. (MISS DEPUREUR IS RUNNING IN LANE 3 AND MISS DUPIRE IN LANE 5).

    IN THE MEN'S HIGH JUMP SAINTE ROSE BEAT THE REIGNING FRENCH CHAMPION FOURNIER WITH A JUMP OF 2 METRES 4 CENTIMETRES. FOURNIER'S BEST IS 2 METRES. THIS HOWEVER WAS A GOOD DEAL OUTSIDE THE WORLD RECORD HELD BY V. BRUMMEL OF THE SOVIET UNION WHO CLEARED 2 METRES 28 IN MOSCOW LAST JULY.

    IN THE MEN'S 100 METRES LAIDEBEUR, RUNNING IN LANE SIX, CAME FIRST FOLLOWED BY BAMBUCK. THEY BOTH FINISHED IN THE SAME TIME OF 10.4 SECONDS. THEY WERE TWO TENTHS OF A SECOND OUT OF THE FRENCH RECORD AND FOUR TENTHS AWAY FROM THE CURRENT WORLD-RECORD HELD JOINTLY BY HARY OF GERMANY AND JEROME OF CANADA.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA8312JG3G3K1CG8BIYULMKCO33
    Media URN:
    VLVA8312JG3G3K1CG8BIYULMKCO33
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    25/07/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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