• Short Summary

    MOTOR-CYCLING....AND ON THE ISLE OF MAN TODAY (TUESDAY) RIDERS FORM MANY COUNTRIES CARRIED OUT PRACTICE?

  • Description

    MOTOR-CYCLING....AND ON THE ISLE OF MAN TODAY (TUESDAY) RIDERS FORM MANY COUNTRIES CARRIED OUT PRACTICE RUNS ON THE COURSE TO BE USED FOR THE TOURIST TROPHY RACES NEXT WEEK. MANY GOOD TIMES WERE RECORDED AND RIDERS SEEMED PLEASED WITH THE PERFORMANCE OF THEIR MACHINES.

    NEXT WEEKS'S RACES WILL BE FOR MACHINES OF 50, 125, 250 AND 500 cc's AND TODAY RIDERS FROM ALL THESE CLASSES WERE OUT ON THE COURSE.

    FILM SHOWS VARIOUS RIDERS FROM SEVERAL COUNTRIES. AMONG THEM ARE K. TAKAHASHI (JAPAN), R. BRYANS (IRELAND), T. ROBB (IRELAND), KOSHINO (JAPAN), C.C.W. MATES (BRITAIN), ALL OF WHOM ARE ENTERED IN THE 50 cc INTERNATIONAL EVENT OVER 113.2 MILES. BRYANS AND ROBB ARE ALSO RIDING MACHINES IN THE 125cc EVENT. OTHERS SHOWN COMPETING IN THE 125cc LIGHTWEIGHT INTERNATIONAL EVENT ARE R.M. UDALL, (AUSTRALIA), R. AVERY (BRITAIN), AND J. AHEARN (AUSTRALIA). FILM ALSO SHOWS TWO NORTH AMERICAN RIDERS ENTERED IN THE 250cc INTERNATIONAL EVENT -- R.J.T. DU PONT (U.S.A.) AND M. DUFF (CANADA).

    THE RACES ARE HELD ALL NEXT WEEK.....

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAWD38GQ9RZF5MJ6CMNJZ4Q4
    Media URN:
    VLVAWD38GQ9RZF5MJ6CMNJZ4Q4
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/06/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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