• Short Summary

    THE WINTER SPORTS SEASON IS AT ITS PEAK IN EUROPE. ONE WINTER SPORT - PERHAPS?

  • Description

    THE WINTER SPORTS SEASON IS AT ITS PEAK IN EUROPE. ONE WINTER SPORT - PERHAPS NEW TO MANY - IS ICE SHOOTING, WHICH APPEARS TO BE SIMILAR TO THE SCOTTISH OR CANADIAN CURLING.

    GERMAN AND AUSTRIAN COMPETITORS WERE PREDOMINANT AMONG THE COMPETITORS IN THE EUROPEAN ICE SHOOTING CHAMPIONSHIPS WHICH WERE HELD AT THE ICE OVAL OF THE NEW OLYMPIC ICE STADIUM IN INNSBRUCK, AUSTRIA, AT THE WEEKEND.

    THE COMPETITOR SHOOTS AN OBJECT KNOWN AS A "TALISMAN" AT THE TARGET, OR "STOCK", AT THE OTHER END OF THE ICE RINK. FILM SHOWS THE ICE SHOOTING ON SUNDAY, THE SECOND DAY OF THE CHAMPIONSHIPS.

    RESULTS INCLUDED:
    MEN SINGLES - 1, HANS KAINZ (AUSTRIA) 52 POINTS; 2, HIAS BRUMMER (GERMANY); 3, OTTO MITTERSTEINER (ITALY).

    LADIES' SINGLES - 1, HILDEGARD KNITTEL (GERMANY) 30 POINTS; 2, IRMILIN SCHMITZ (GERMANY); 3, IRMA GIBER (GERMANY).

    DISTANCE SHOOTING - 1, ERNST SCHABLASS (AUSTRIA) 151/10 METRES; 2, MAX KREUZER (GERMANY) 145.24; 3, PETER HORL (AUSTRIA) 144.61.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAF0GNIOB80D3HQDBIR42AK031Q
    Media URN:
    VLVAF0GNIOB80D3HQDBIR42AK031Q
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    18/02/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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