• Short Summary

    BEFORE A CROWD ESTIMATED AT L30,000 JUNE 24, GARY HOCKING OF RHODESIA, RIDING ITALIAN M.V.?

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    1.
    GV PAN START OF RACE
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    2.
    GV COMPETITORS ROUND BEND AFTER START
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    3.
    LV PAN..3 COMPETITORS AROUND BEND AND DOWN STRAIGHT
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    4.
    GV PAN..NO 17, BERT SCHNEIDER (AUSTRIA) ROUNDING BEND INTO STRAIGHT
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    5.
    GV NO 3, BOB MC INTYRE, FOLLOWED CLOSELY BY GARY HOCKING NO66, (RHODESIA) INTO STRAIGHT
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    6.
    GV PAN..HOCKING NO 6, FOLLOWED BY MC INTYRE, NO 3, AND ANOTHER, ROUNDING BEND AT SPEED
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    7.
    GV 3 COMPETITORS ROUNDING BENDS
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    8.
    LV PAN..HOCKING LEADING, FOLLOWED BY MC INTYRE, ROUND HAIRPIN BEND
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    9.
    GROUND SHOT..3 COMPETITORS ROUND BEND
    0.53

    10.
    LV PAN..HOCKING ROUNDS BEND FOLLOWED CLOSELY BY HOCKING AROUND BEND AND DOWN TOWARDS FINISH
    0.57

    11.
    GV PAN..HOCKING ARRIVES AT FINISH, FOLLOWED BY MCINTYRE
    1.04

    12.
    SV SPECTATORS
    1.05

    13.
    LV & CU..HOCKING WITH GARLAND, WINNER OF THE 350 c.c.
    1.14

    14.
    GTV START OF RACE
    1.26

    15.
    GTV COMPETITORS AFTER THE START
    1.31

    16.
    GV PAN..COMPETITORS DOWN STRAIGHT - AT END OF FIRST LAP
    1.40

    17.
    SV SPECTATORS
    1.42

    18.
    GV PAN.. NO 1, G. HOCKING, ROUNDING BEND AT SPEED
    1.47

    19.
    GV. PAN..PERSIS NO 24, FOLLOWED BY MC INTYRE NO. 7 ROUND BEND AND DOWN STRAIGHT
    1.52

    20.
    GV COMPETITORS UNDER BRIDGE, PERSIS NO 24, MC INTYRE NO 7, AND READ NO 4,
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    21.
    TV CHEQUERED FLAG AT FINISH
    2.02

    22.
    GV PAN..HOCKING FOLLOWED VERY CLOSELY BY MCINTYRE ARRIVES AT FINISH
    2.07

    23.
    CU HOCKING REMOVES MOUTH COVERING
    2.10

    24.
    LV RAISING THE FLAG TO SHOW WINNER OF RACE
    2.13

    25.
    LV & CU..WINNER GARY HOCKING WITH GARLAND
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    SPORTS: GRAND PRIX

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    Background: BEFORE A CROWD ESTIMATED AT L30,000 JUNE 24, GARY HOCKING OF RHODESIA, RIDING ITALIAN M.V. MOTOR-CYCLES, WON BOTH THE 500 c.c. AND THE 350 c.c. EVENTS IN THE DUTCH GRAND PRIX T.T. RACES AT ASSEN, NORTH-EAST HOLLAND. WEATHER AND TRACK CONDITIONS WERE EXCELLENT AND SPEEDS WERE VERY FAST.

    IN THE 350 c.c. RACE, OVER A DISTANCE OR 54.09 KILOMETRES, HOCKING (NO 6) WON IN 66 MINUTES, 54.8 SECONDS, WITH AN AVERAGE SPEED OF 38.168 K.P.H. BOS MC INTYRE (NO 3), RIDING A BIANCHI, WAS SECOND IN 66 MINUTES, 57.2 SECONDS, AT AN AVERAGE SPEED OF 138.086 K.P.M. THIS WAS FRANTISEK STASTNY OF CZECHOSLOVAKIA (NO 1) RIDING A JAWA, IN 69 MINUTES, 4.8 SECONDS, WITH AN AVERAGE SPEED OF 133.834 K.P.H.

    HOCKING (NO 1) COMPLETED THE 154.09 KILOMETRES OF THE 500 c.c. RACE IN 65 MINUTES, 37.2 SECONDS - HIS AVERAGE SPEED WAS [illegible] K.P.H. BOB MC INTYRE [illegible] ON A NORTON 3 MINUTES, 13.8 SECONDS, AVERAGING 143.116 K.P.H.

    MIKE HAILWOOD OF ENGLAND (NO 2), ON A NORTON, WAS SECOND IN 66 MINUTES, 3.2 SECONDS, WITH AN AVERAGE SPEED OF 139.967 K.P.H., AND BOS MCINTYRE OF SCOTLAND (NO 7), ALSO ON A NORTON, WAS THIRD IN 67 MINUTES, 20.5 SECONDS, WITH AN AVERAGE SPEED OF 137.289 K.P.H.

    GARY HOCKING SHARES THE LEAD IN THE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS WITH STASTNY - EACH HAS 14 POINTS.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA2V8QEV7GN2TJDRKNF4WE3DMJ5
    Media URN:
    VLVA2V8QEV7GN2TJDRKNF4WE3DMJ5
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    25/06/1961
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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