• Short Summary

    RUSSIA'S ANT ANTSON SWEPT TO VICTORY IN THE 1,500 METRES EVENT AT THE EUROPEAN SPEED SKATING CHAMPIONSHIPS IN OSLO TODAY (SUNDAY).

  • Description

    1.
    GV. CROWDED STADIUM
    0.03

    2.
    LV. PAN...START OF 1,500 METRES BETWEEN THOMASSEN (NORWAY) AND ANTSON (USSR)
    0.06

    3.
    TV PAN...RACE IN PROGRESS
    0.17

    4.
    SV. CROWD
    0.18

    5.
    TV. PAN...RACE IN PROGRESS
    0.26

    6.
    SV. CROWD
    0.28

    7.
    TV. PAN...RACE FINISH: ANTSEN WINS FROM THOMASSEN AND EMBRACE
    0.39

    8.
    SV. CROWD (2 SHOTS)
    0.43

    9.
    TV. PAN...RACE BETWEEN MALKING (GB) AND JOHANNESEN (NORWAY - DARKER STRIPE)
    0.47

    10.
    STV. PAN...RACE IN PROGRESS (MALKIN INSIDE LANE)
    0.57

    11.
    CU. CROWD
    0.55

    12.
    TV. PAN...JOHANNESEN WINS EASILY
    1.03

    13.
    SV. CROWD
    1.05

    14.
    CU. STARTER
    1.07

    15.
    TV. PAN...RACE BETWEEN MATUSEVITSJ (USSR) AND IVAR MOE (NORWAY - IN WHITE CAP)
    1.15

    16.
    CU. CROWD
    1.16

    17.
    TV. PAN...MATUSEVITS WINS
    1.24

    18.
    SV. CROWD
    1.26

    19.
    TV. ANTSON (USSR), THOMASSEN (NORWAY), AND JUMASJEN (USSR) ON VICTORY ROSTRUM
    1.29



    Initials PGR/S/MR/JG


    SPORT: SKATING
    EDITORS SEE ALSO PROD 592/64 JAN 19 CHAMPIONSHIPS 1ST DAY.

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: RUSSIA'S ANT ANTSON SWEPT TO VICTORY IN THE 1,500 METRES EVENT AT THE EUROPEAN SPEED SKATING CHAMPIONSHIPS IN OSLO TODAY (SUNDAY). HE CLOCKED 2 MINUTES 9.8 SECONDS -- A NEW CHAMPIONSHIP RECORD.

    ANTSON, RACING IN PAIRS COMPETITION AGAINST MAGNE THOMASSEN OF NORWAY, FLASHED ACROSS THE FINISHING LINE ONLY ONE-TENTH OF A SECOND AHEAD OF HIS RIVAL. ANTSON'S VICTORY HELPED HIM CLINCH THE OVERALL CHAMPIONSHIP TITLE WITH A RECORD 180 POINTS.

    ANTSON IS FILMED WINNING NARROWLY FROM THOMASSEN. ALSO SHOWN ARE TWO OTHER RACES IN THE 1,500 METRES EVENT: BRITAIN'S THOMAS MALKIN BEING EASILY BEATEN BY KNUT JOHANNESEN OF NORWAY, PLACE FOURTH IN THE EVENT; AND RUSSIA'S EDWARD MATUSEVIESJ BEATING IVAR MOE (NORWAY). CRACK SKATERS FROM 12 NATIONS CONTESTED THE TWO-DAY CHAMPIONSHIPS WHICH ENDED TODAY.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAELPOVMEJQYOE70U6B4W3WMHX9
    Media URN:
    VLVAELPOVMEJQYOE70U6B4W3WMHX9
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    19/01/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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