• Short Summary

    THE TOUR DE BELGIQUE BICYCLE RACE BEGAN TODAY. THE FIRST STAGE, FROM BRUSSELS TO NAMUR,?

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    THE TOUR DE BELGIQUE BICYCLE RACE BEGAN TODAY. THE FIRST STAGE, FROM BRUSSELS TO NAMUR, A DISTANCE OF 100 MILES (166 KILOMETRES) WAS WON BY BELGIUM'S VICTOR VAN SCHIL.

    EIGHTY-EIGHT COMPETITORS SET OFF FROM BRUSSELS. THE RACE LASTS 14 DAYS. COUNTRIES REPRESENTED ARE: BELGIUM (49 ENTRANTS); GERMANY (10); FRANCE (10); BRITAIN (2); HOLLAND (3); DENMARK (1); ITALY (8); POLAND (1) IRELAND (1) SPAIN (1) ARGENTINE (1).

    COMPETITORS INCLUDE: SEAMUS ELLIOT OF IRELAND (NO.82); ARNALDO PAMBIANCO OF ITALY (NO.46); RIK VAN LOOY OF BELGIUM (NO.37); ARMAND DESMET OF BELGIUM (NO.31); VITTORIO ADORNI OF ITALY (NO.41); VICTOR VAN SCHIL (NO.87).

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    Film ID:
    VLVAEZ1SL6YWX57PT98STYQIQ3XI5
    Media URN:
    VLVAEZ1SL6YWX57PT98STYQIQ3XI5
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/04/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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