• 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

    1.
    Spectators.


    2.
    The start of the 10 professionals.


    3.
    Total shot during the rase.


    4.
    Buchor of Switzerland, take finished as no 2, during she race.


    5.
    Wieretra of Holland and Gomila of Spain in action.


    6.
    Gomila of Spain passing Moire of Switzerland.


    7.
    De Paope of Belgian in action.


    8.
    Gomila of Spain passing Jacobi of Austria.


    9.
    Spectators.


    10.
    ???ierotra of Holland passing De Paope of Belgian.


    11.
    Pizalli of Italy in his 144th lap, then placed as no 1.


    12.
    Wieratra of Holland also in his 144th lap and then placed as so 2.


    13.
    Buchor of Switzerland in notion.


    14.
    Pizalli of Italy with Buchor of Switzerland behind his, in their 177th lap.


    15.
    Pimoner of Spain in his 190th Lap, then placed as no 1 after Pinalli of Italy had crashed. Behind his Buchor of Switzerland, then placed as no 2.


    16.
    Timoner in notion during his last Lap the 200th.


    17.
    The winner Timoner putting on the winners pullover.


    18.
    Genial of Spain, she finished as no 3, receives flowers.


    19.
    From Left to right: No 2 Buchor of Switzerland, Timoner, the winner, of Spain, and no 3, Gomila, also of Spain.


    20.
    Close up of the winner, Timoner.


    21.
    The winner, the runner-up and the third man amongst photographers.




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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: 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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  • Data

    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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