• Short Summary

    GARY HOCKING OF RHODESIA ON AN ITALIAN MOTO-VOGHERE WON THE 500CC EVENT IN THIS YEAR'S THIRD INTERNATIONAL MOTORCYCLE RACE COUNTING FOR THE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS.

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    GV COMPETITORS AWAY AT 500CC START, NO. 1 GARY HOCKANG (RHODESIA) ON AN M.V.(U.K.)
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    2.
    GV PAN..NO.1 HOCKING ROUNDS SEND WAY OUT IN FRONT.
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    3.
    GV PAN..50 HAILWOOD DITTO.
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    4.
    CU SPECTATORS.
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    5.
    LV PAN..50 HAILWOOD FOLLOWED BY NO.70 KARL RECKTENWALD (GERMANY) ON NORTON ROUNDS BEND AT SPEED.
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    6.
    LV PAN..58, DANIEL SHOREY (ENGLAND) ON NORTON, FOLLOWED BY I. HOCKING.
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    7.
    SV 24 REMO VENTURI (ITALY) PASSES THROUGH BALES OF STRAW FOLLOWED BY HAILWOOD.
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    8.
    SV PAN..HOCKING THROUGH BALES, DOWN STRAIGHT TOWARDS FINISH.
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    9.
    GV HOCKING ARRIVES AT FINISH FOLLOWED BY 2ND VENTURI AND 3RD SILVIO GRASSETTI ON BIANCHI (ITALY).
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    10.
    CU WINNING TROPHY.
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    11.
    CU HOCKING RECEIVES TROPHY.
    1.03


    250 c.c.


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    GV PAN..COMPETITORS AWAY AT 250CC START, 64 TOM PHILLIS (AUSTRALIA) ON HONDA, 43 IMPERO PALAZZI (ITALY) FALLS OVER.
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    13.
    BV RIDERS THROUGH BALES OF STRAW.
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    14.
    LV PAN..64 PHILLIS THROUGH BALES LAPS THREE OTHER RIDERS.
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    15.
    GV 21 PROVINO TARQUINIO (ITALY) ON MORINI ROUNDS BEND FOLLOWED BY ANOTHER RIDER.
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    16.
    SV SPECTATORS.
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    17.
    SV PAN..21, 39 ANTONIO DE SIMONE (ITALY) AND 64 ROUND BEND, 64 PHILLIS LAPPING.
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    18.
    CU 64 PHILLIS THROUGH BALES, ON TO FINISH.
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    19.
    GV PHILLIS OVER FINISHING LINE.
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    20.
    GV 16 AND 63 JIM REDMANN (RHODESIA) OVER FINISH IN 2ND AND 3RD PLACE WALTER TASSINARI ON MORINI (ITALY).
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    21.
    CU TROPHY HANDED TO WINNER PHILLIS.
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    Initials JRG/S/AW/PB


    SPORT: MOTORCYCLING

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    Background: GARY HOCKING OF RHODESIA ON AN ITALIAN MOTO-VOGHERE WON THE 500CC EVENT IN THIS YEAR'S THIRD INTERNATIONAL MOTORCYCLE RACE COUNTING FOR THE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS. THE RACE, AT IMOLA, BOLOGNA, ITALY, APRIL 16, WAS ORGANISED BY SHELL.

    HOCKING CAPTURED THE SHELL GOLD TROPHY IN COVERING THE 30-LAP COURSE IN ONE HOUR, SIX MINUTES 52 SECONDS AT AN AVERAGE SPEED OF 150.510 KILOMETRES AN HOUR (NEARLY 94 MILES AN HOUR).

    TOM PHILLIS OF AUSTRALIA WON THE SHELL TROPHY FOR THE 250 CC EVENT, RIDING A JAPANESE HONDA. HE COVERED THE 25-LAP COURSE IN 55 MINUTES 31 SECONDS AT AN AVERAGE SPEED OF 135.521 KILOMETRES AN HOUR (OVER 84 MILES AN HOUR).

    APART FROM THE RIDERS FROM ITALY, AUSTRALIA AND RHODESIA, ENTRANTS COMPETED FROM AUSTRIA, BRITAIN, GERMANY, JAPAN, SOUTH AFRICA, SPAIN AND SWITZERLAND.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAER7XMS8JNKTNS2RIESW8HPHR0
    Media URN:
    VLVAER7XMS8JNKTNS2RIESW8HPHR0
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    17/04/1962
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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