• Short Summary

    THIRTY-ONE SKATERS FROM TWELVE COUNTRIES COMPETED IN THE LADIES WORLD SPEED-SKATING CHAMPIONSHIPS AT IMATRA, FINLAND, FEB 17-18.

  • Description

    THIRTY-ONE SKATERS FROM TWELVE COUNTRIES COMPETED IN THE LADIES WORLD SPEED-SKATING CHAMPIONSHIPS AT IMATRA, FINLAND, FEB 17-18. RUSSIAN WOMEN CAME FIRST, SECOND, THIRD, SIXTH, AND EIGHTH.

    INGA VORONINA, A MOSCOW HOUSEWIFE, SWEPT THROUGH THE FINAL TWO EVENTS OF MAY 18 TO WIN THE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP WITH A TOTAL OF 204,683 POINTS. SHE CAPTURED THE 1,000-METERS RACE WITH A TIME OF 1 MINUTE 41.6 SECONDS, AND TOOK THE 3,000-METER EVENT IN 5 MINUTES 27.3 SECONDS.

    SECOND WAS LIDIA SKOBLIKOVA (206,183 POINTS) AND THIRD, ALBINA TUZOVA (208.334).

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    Film ID:
    VLVAABLHSZM54V6JWDVLYXY40S49N
    Media URN:
    VLVAABLHSZM54V6JWDVLYXY40S49N
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    19/02/1962
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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