• Short Summary

    ASHTON CALVERT, A TWENTY SIX YEAR OLD FROM TASMANIA, READING AT NEW COLLEGE, OXFORD IS THE FAVOURITE TO COX OXFORD IN THE UNIVERSITY BOAT RACE AGAINST CAMBRIDGE ON APRIL 5TH.

  • Description

    ASHTON CALVERT, A TWENTY SIX YEAR OLD FROM TASMANIA, READING AT NEW COLLEGE, OXFORD IS THE FAVOURITE TO COX OXFORD IN THE UNIVERSITY BOAT RACE AGAINST CAMBRIDGE ON APRIL 5TH.

    TEN DAYS AGO CALVERT WAS PROMOTED TO THE SENIOR CREW FROM ISIS, AT THE EXPENSE OF ALAN PAINTER, LAST YEAR'S COX. DURING A TRAINING SESSION AT WALLINGFORD YESTERDAY, WHERE 5TH 6 INCH (1.68 METRES) 9 1/2 STONE (60,3 KILOS) CALVERT WAS TUNING UP HIS CREW, THE OXFORD UNIVERSITY BOAT CLUB PRESIDENT PETER SATMARSH, ASKED HIM ABOUT HIS COAXING EXPERIENCE:
    IF CALVERT IS CHOSEN, AS SEEMS LIKELY, THEN HE WILL BE THE FIRST AUSTRALIAN TO WIN A BLUE COAXING FOR OXFORD.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAF3EUDH539UIZJZCM801PRCA5W
    Media URN:
    VLVAF3EUDH539UIZJZCM801PRCA5W
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/03/1969
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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