• Short Summary

    Today, 13th August, the event "stayers for professionals" who hold as part of the World Championships Cycling in Amsterdam, Holland, before a crowd of about 50,000 people.

  • Description

    Today, 13th August, the event "stayers for professionals" who hold as part of the World Championships Cycling in Amsterdam, Holland, before a crowd of about 50,000 people.

    Visnews cameras filmed the finale races between 10 competitive from Austria, Belgium, Switzerland, Holland, Italy and Spain. The distance of the rase was 100 km (200 laps) and the winner, Timoner of Spain had an average speed of 79 km and 2.7 meters per hour.

    Pizalli of Italy, who was no 7 for a long time crashed in the 88th lap and taken into hospital, badly injured.

    Buchor of Switzerland finished as no 2, about 70 metros after Timoner, and no 3 was Gomila, also of Spain.

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    Film ID:
    VLVACAXOOCXQT626L1GW2JVZS20I2
    Media URN:
    VLVACAXOOCXQT626L1GW2JVZS20I2
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/08/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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