• Short Summary

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

  • Description

    1.
    LV COMPETITORS LINE UP START
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    2.
    LV DITTO
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    3.
    TV START OF RACE TO AROUND FIRST BEND
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    4.
    SV OFFICIALS
    0.21

    5.
    TV PAN..RACE IN PROGRESS, JAZY 3RD, BEHIND BOGEY AND ANOTHER RUNNER
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    6.
    SV RUNNERS PAST
    0.52

    7.
    TV PAN..BOGEY AND JAZY DRAW AWAY FROM REST OF FIELD
    1.11

    8.
    SV CAMERAMEN ON TRACK
    1.13

    9.
    TV PAN..JAZY SPRINTS TO FINISH
    1.28

    10.
    CU JAZY SURROUNDED BY SUPPORTERS
    1.34

    11.
    TV DITTO
    1.36

    12.
    SV BOGEY (LEFT), JAZY (CENTRE) AND RIZZO (ITALY)
    1.39

    13.
    SCU BOGEY AND JAZY
    1.42



    Initials PGR/V/MR/BB PGR/V/MR/ES


    SPORT: ATHLETICS

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: 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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  • Data

    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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