• Short Summary

    ENRIQUETA BASILIO SOTELO, THE 20-YEAR OLD GIRL WHO LIT THE OLYMPIC FLAME AT THE OPENING OF THE OLYMPICS IN MEXICO CITY IS A NEWCOMER TO THE GAMES.

  • Description

    ENRIQUETA BASILIO SOTELO, THE 20-YEAR OLD GIRL WHO LIT THE OLYMPIC FLAME AT THE OPENING OF THE OLYMPICS IN MEXICO CITY IS A NEWCOMER TO THE GAMES.

    SHE ALREADY HOLDS TWO MEXICAN NATIONAL RECORDS, THE 400 METRES AND THE 80 METRES HURDLES, THE EXPERIENCE SHE GAINS IN THIS YEAR'S OLYMPICS WILL BE VALUABLE FOR THE 1972 GAMES ON WHICH SHE IS SETTING HER SIGHTS.

    SENORITA SOTELO COMES FROM A SPORTING FAMILY. OF HER SIX BROTHERS AND SISTERS, THREE HAVE TAKEN PART IN SPORTS EVENTS, WHILE HER FATHER HAS TAKEN PART IN COMPETITIONS IN THE MEXICAN PROVINCE OF LOWER CALIFORNIA WHERE SHE WAS BORN.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA9LZIQIMP2ML0DD652W35C0J2G
    Media URN:
    VLVA9LZIQIMP2ML0DD652W35C0J2G
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/10/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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