• Short Summary

    The Henley Regatta course near St. Catherines, Ontario. Here, the University of British Columbia crew?

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    cu Thunderbird craw-title on man's chest
    4 ft


    seq crew carrying shell to water
    11 ft


    cu flags (entry flags)
    15.5 ft


    seq mls of race
    27.5 ft


    cutaway of crowd applauding
    28.5 ft


    crew being photographed
    30 ft


    cutaway-crowd cheering
    31.5 ft


    coxswain being thrown into water
    40 ft



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    SPORT: ROWING

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: The Henley Regatta course near St. Catherines, Ontario. Here, the University of British Columbia crew takes to the water for the competition that will decide Canada's sculling entry in next month's British Empire Games. They're being held in Wales.

    Six Clubs are competing in the regatta. Besides the Vancouver team, they come from Ottawa, Toronto, Hamilton and St. Catherines. Even without their regular stroke, the UBC eight streaked to an eight length victory; cut seven point six seconds off the record in perfect, windless weather.

    To the winning coxswain, the traditional spoils. Like the eight, the UBC four outpaced the other teams with a five length win, Along with the UBC crew, the Canadian team in Wales will also include the regatta's singles and doubles champions, from Ottawa and Toronto.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA1AQEKGVF8Q5NHWAD5N3BVMORA
    Media URN:
    VLVA1AQEKGVF8Q5NHWAD5N3BVMORA
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/06/1958
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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