• Short Summary

    WITH THE 10,000 METRES EVENT, THE EUROPEAN SPEED SKATING CHAMPIONSHIPS ENDED AT GOTHENBURG, SWEDEN, YESTERDAY (SUNDAY).

  • Description

    WITH THE 10,000 METRES EVENT, THE EUROPEAN SPEED SKATING CHAMPIONSHIPS ENDED AT GOTHENBURG, SWEDEN, YESTERDAY (SUNDAY). NILS AANESS OF NORWAY BECAME THE NEW EUROPEAN CHAMPION.

    AANES WAS IN THE LEAD AFTER THE 500 AND 5,000 METRES EVENTS THE DAY BEFORE. ALTHOUGH HE WAS NOT AMONG THE FIRST FIVE PLACING. IN THE 10,000 METRES EVENT, HIS LEAD WAS TOO CLEAR TO BE CHALLENGED.

    JONNY NILSSON OF SWEDEN WON THE EVENT, SETTING A NEW SWEDISH AND CHAMPIONSHIP RECORD OF 15 MINUTES 53.4 SECONDS. KNUT JOHANNESEN OF NORWAY WAS SECOND AND IVAR NILSSON OF SWEDEN, THIRD.

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    Film ID:
    VLVACGHLRF8W0AY8A0NES20JBROA3
    Media URN:
    VLVACGHLRF8W0AY8A0NES20JBROA3
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/02/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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