• Short Summary

    KARL SCHRANZ, OF AUSTRIA, AN OLYMPIC SILVER MEDALIST, WON THE LAUBERHORN DOWNHILL SKI RACE, AT WENGEN, SWITZERLAND, YESTERDAY (SATURDAY).

  • Description

    KARL SCHRANZ, OF AUSTRIA, AN OLYMPIC SILVER MEDALIST, WON THE LAUBERHORN DOWNHILL SKI RACE, AT WENGEN, SWITZERLAND, YESTERDAY (SATURDAY). TWO SWISS COMPETITORS TOOK SECOND AND THIRD PLACES.

    ABOUT 100 SKIERS FROM 16 NATIONS, INCLUDING THE WORLD'S TOP ALPINE RACERS, COMPETED.

    SCHRANZ SPED DOWN THE TOUGH 4,260 METRES (ABOUT 2.6 MILES) COURSE IN THREE MINUTES, 02.76 SECONDS. THE TRACK HAD A VERTICAL DROP OF 1,012 METRES (ABOUT 3,320 FEET).

    JOS MINSCH (SWITZERLAND) WAS SECOND IN THREE MINUTES, 03.33 SECONDS, AND EDMUND BRUGMANN (SWITZERLAND) WAS THIRD IN THREE MINUTES, 03.39 SECONDS.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAD1DZNH5LRJVMA3Q1P7OMJFVQS
    Media URN:
    VLVAD1DZNH5LRJVMA3Q1P7OMJFVQS
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/01/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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