• Short Summary

    FRANCE'S MICHEL JAZY SHATTERED THE WORLD TWO-MILE RECORD AT AN INTERNATIONAL ATHLETIC MEETING IN PARIS LAST NIGHT (THURSDAY).

  • Description

    FRANCE'S MICHEL JAZY SHATTERED THE WORLD TWO-MILE RECORD AT AN INTERNATIONAL ATHLETIC MEETING IN PARIS LAST NIGHT (THURSDAY).JAZY CLIPPED 2/10TH SECOND OFF THE PREVIOUS BEST TIME OF 8 MINUTES 29.6 SECONDS SET BY AMERICAN JIM BEATTY LAST YEAR.

    JAZY PRODUCED A MAGNIFICENT FINISHING BURST OVER THE LAST 300 YARDS AND BREASTED THE TAPE WELL AHEAD OF THE FIELD.THE 26-YEAR-OLD FRENCHMAN ALREADY HOLDS THE WORLD RECORDS FOR THE 2,000 METRES AND 3,000 METRES.

    SECOND IN THE EVENT WAS ROBERT BOGEY (FRANCE) IN 8 MINUTES 35 SECONDS WITH ITALY'S ALFREDO RIZZO THIRD IN 8:46.8.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAE1DR6W40QH61QPMWC86C777OR
    Media URN:
    VLVAE1DR6W40QH61QPMWC86C777OR
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    07/06/1963
    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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