• Short Summary

    BELGIAN CYCLIST WILFRIED DAVID YESTERDAY (FRIDAY) WAS THE OVERALL WINNER OF THE TOURE DE BELGIQUE CYCLE RACE.

  • Description

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    GV CYCLISTS PAST.....RACING
    0.04

    2.
    TRAVEL SHOT....ALONG ROAD
    0.08

    3.
    LV & SV TOWARDS
    0.12

    4.
    BV CYCLISTS THROUGH VILLAGE
    0.16

    5.
    TRAVEL SHOT. CYCLISTS
    0.20

    6.
    LV CYCLISTS THROUGH BUILT-UP AREA (2 SHOTS)
    0.41

    7.
    TRAVEL SHOT. CYCLISTS TOWARDS (3 SHOTS)
    0.51

    8.
    LV CYCLISTS TOWARDS
    0.52

    9.
    LV & SV TRAVEL SHOT CYCLISTS
    1.00

    10.
    LV CYCLISTS FINISHING (2 SHOTS)
    1.07

    11.
    CU NO. 57 WILFRIED DAVID (OVERALL WINNER)
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    SV WILLY VEKEMANS NO. 87 (WINNER OF LAST STAGE) HOLDINGS BOUQUET
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    SPORT: CYCLING

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: BELGIAN CYCLIST WILFRIED DAVID YESTERDAY (FRIDAY) WAS THE OVERALL WINNER OF THE TOURE DE BELGIQUE CYCLE RACE. THE FINAL STAGE, FROM GENK TO BRUSSELS (FORREST), WAS WON BY WILLY VEKEMANS, ALSO OF BELGIUM.

    MORE THAN 100 CYCLISTS TOOK PART IN THE RACE, FROM BRUSSELS TO GENK AND BACK. THEY CAME FROM HOLLAND, ITALY, WEST GERMANY, AND GREAT BRITAIN AS WELL AS FROM BELGIUM ITSELF.

    THE RACE WAS OVER 488 MILES (785 KM) DIVIDED INTO FOUR STAGES EACH AVERAGING 124 MILES ALMOST (200 KM). IT WAS THE 52ND TOURE DE BELGIQUE TO BE HELD.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA9ROI2B928CSY5E5A9K6PE05YV
    Media URN:
    VLVA9ROI2B928CSY5E5A9K6PE05YV
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    06/04/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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