• Short Summary

    LES DUYNDAM, OF HOLLAND, TODAY (FRIDAY) WON THE FIRST STAGE OF THE PARIS-N;CE CYCLE RACE-- THE FIRST ROAD CLASSIC OF THE SEASON.

  • Description

    LES DUYNDAM, OF HOLLAND, TODAY (FRIDAY) WON THE FIRST STAGE OF THE PARIS-N;CE CYCLE RACE-- THE FIRST ROAD CLASSIC OF THE SEASON.

    DUYNDAM, OF THE ROMEO TEAM, COMPLETED THE STAGE FROM ATHIS-MONS TO BLOIS IN A TIME OF FOUR HOURS, ONE MINUTE, ONE SECOND.

    BRITAIN'S MICHAEL WRIGHT FINISHED SECOND--BEING CREDITED WITH THE SAME TIME AS DUYNDAM OVER THE 115-MILE (185 KILOMETRE) STRETCH. WRIGHT IS A MEMBER OF THE BIC TEAM.

    ON THE PREVIOUS EVENING, CHARLY GROSSKOST ALSO OF THE BIC TEAM, HAD EMERGED AS THE WINNER OF THE SPECIAL FOUR KILOMETRE PRELIMINARY CLASSIFICATION TRIAL, WHICH ENTITLED HIM TO START TODAY WITH THE WHITE SWEATER.

    THIRD ON TODAY'S STAGE WAS ANOTHER DUTCH RIDER, HARRY STEEVENS, OF THE WILLEM II TEAM.

    TOMORROW'S STAGE IS FROM BLOIS TO NEVERS, A DISTANCE OF ABOUT 116 MILES (187 KILOMETRES).

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    Film ID:
    VLVABVWNKWVLH4YOV92XHW9Q9KS40
    Media URN:
    VLVABVWNKWVLH4YOV92XHW9Q9KS40
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/03/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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