• Short Summary

    Twenty three year old Danny Churchill set a new world's water ski speed record at Oakland in California on Tuesday.

  • Description

    1.
    LV Danny Churchill makes his first run
    0.24

    2.
    LV PAN Crowd
    0.27

    3.
    MLV Churchill and others in launch
    0.40

    4.
    MV PAN Crowd
    0.42

    5.
    LV Launch and Churchill making second run 126.4 m.p.h.
    1.12



    Initials BB/2231 BB/2316


    SPORT: WATER SKIING
    TELERECORDING original colour on 3839/71

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Twenty three year old Danny Churchill set a new world's water ski speed record at Oakland in California on Tuesday. He was clocked over a quarter mile course at 126 miles an hour (200 K.m.p.h.) Churchill took just 12 seconds to accelerate from zero to 126 m.p.h. using a single racing ski. The previous record was 122 m.p.h. (195 km. p.h.).

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    Film ID:
    VLVAC9DQLF113Q4D87IXYOK7ML40H
    Media URN:
    VLVAC9DQLF113Q4D87IXYOK7ML40H
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/04/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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