• Short Summary

    Two titles were decided on Thursday (14 August) at the National AAU outdoor diving championships in Houston, U.

  • Description

    1.
    LV & GV Swimming pool, man diving and woman diving (3 shots) Crowd applaud
    0.16

    2.
    GV Tim Moore diving
    0.26

    3.
    GV TILT DOWN Boggs winning dive
    0.40

    4.
    GV Cynthia Potter McIngvale diving
    0.50

    5.
    GV Miss Loock diving
    1.00

    6.
    MV Mrs. Potter McIngvale diving again
    1.20



    Initials CL/2240 CL/2255


    SPORT: DIVING
    TELERECORDING
    THIS FILM IS SERVICED WITH A COMMENTARY BY TVN REPORTER NORM HITZGES. A TRANSCRIPT APPEARS OVERLEAF.

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Two titles were decided on Thursday (14 August) at the National AAU outdoor diving championships in Houston, U.S.A.

    One hundred and fourteen of America;'s top divers competed in the competition which was also a forerunner to the Pan American Games and a preview of the possible contenders for next year's Olympic diving team.

    Two men fought for the title in the three-metre board quarter finals on Thursday. The eventual winner was Phil Boggs who had a 15-point lead. Ohio's Tim Moore was runner-up but edged into the lead in the one-metre even.

    In the women's four-metre board event, favourite Cynthia Potter McIngvale had a nine-point victory over Chris Loock. It was her 21st national title and she looked like taking the finals of the one-metre and 10-metre events on Saturday (16 August).

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    Film ID:
    VLVA48BWTDEVINU6BPBHFAAYZGUSX
    Media URN:
    VLVA48BWTDEVINU6BPBHFAAYZGUSX
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/08/1975
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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