• Short Summary

    SHIGEO FUKUSHIMA OF NIHON UNIVERSITY SET NEW JAPANESE RECORDS IN THE PRELIMINARIES AND FINALS OF 200 METER AND 100 METER BACKSTROKE EVENTS IN THE FOURTH JAPAN INDOOR SWIMMING CHAMPIONSHIP MEET AT METROPOLITAN INDOOR POOL IN TOKYO.

  • Description

    SHIGEO FUKUSHIMA OF NIHON UNIVERSITY SET NEW JAPANESE RECORDS IN THE PRELIMINARIES AND FINALS OF 200 METER AND 100 METER BACKSTROKE EVENTS IN THE FOURTH JAPAN INDOOR SWIMMING CHAMPIONSHIP MEET AT METROPOLITAN INDOOR POOL IN TOKYO.

    HIS TIME IN THE 200 METER BACK STROKE IN THE FINALS ON MAY 3 WAS 2.16.8 BREAKING HIS OLD JAPAN RECORD OF 2.19.8 HE SET LAST YEAR. HE HOLDS THE NEW WORLD RECORD FOR 220 YARD AT 2.16.1 WHICH HE SET IN NEW ZEALAND LAST YEAR.

    HE NOSED TED STICKLES OF U.S.A (THE SECOND) BY SIX METERS. STICKLE'S TIME WAS 2.21 FLAT AND THAT OF TOMITA OF JAPAN (THE THIRD) WAS 2.21.2.

    IN 100 METER BREAST STROKE CHET JASTREMSKI OF U.S.A. WON WITH 1.09.5. THE SECOND WAS MATSUMOTO 1.12.1.

    IN 100 METER BUTTERFLY FINAL LARY SCHULHOF OF U.S.A. SET A NEW MEET RECORD WITH 1.00.7. MASUNAGA OF JAPAN CAME SECOND WITH 1.01.9.

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    Film ID:
    VLVACDOYECF03RB0L7U2RAVI7YBW2
    Media URN:
    VLVACDOYECF03RB0L7U2RAVI7YBW2
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    07/05/1962
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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