• Short Summary

    Swimming...and in the Australian city of Brisbane on Wednesday (8 February), 15-year-old schoolgirl Tracey Wickham?

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    Swimming...and in the Australian city of Brisbane on Wednesday (8 February), 15-year-old schoolgirl Tracey Wickham swam a world best time for the 1,500 metres freestyle. The time of 16 minutes 14.93 seconds has been claimed as a world record. It clips 9.67 seconds off the world mark of 16 minutes 24.6 seconds set by American Alice Browne at the United States National Championships last August. After her recordbreaking swim, which was timed electronically by Australian swimming officials, Tracey spoke to Brisbane television reporter, Frank O'Callaghan.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAEQTUB320MRN1SJSMPJ1SFPHNO
    Media URN:
    VLVAEQTUB320MRN1SJSMPJ1SFPHNO
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    10/02/1978
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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