• Short Summary

    Thirty-seven riders competed Sunday (7 May) in the Grand Prix moto-cross for motorcycles of the 250cc class.

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    GV.
    GV Competitors in 250cc race leaving the start
    0.08

    2.
    GV Competitors going over hill in track
    0.24

    3.
    SV Competitors rounding bend
    0.32

    4.
    SV No 35, Robert of Belgium, followed by No 44, Kring of Sweden, rounding bend
    0.37

    5.
    SV Riders rounding bend and into straight
    0.42

    6.
    CU No 54 (Karinov) followed by No 35, Robert
    0.45

    7.
    LV No 54 followed by 55 (Moiseev) almost comes off motorcycle.. followed by 36, Geboers of Belgium who finished second
    0.54

    8.
    GV Competitors cross finish line
    1.00

    9.
    SV Spectators
    1.02

    10.
    SV Winners on dais..Robert in centre
    1.07

    11.
    CU Winner Robert being congratulated
    1.10



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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Thirty-seven riders competed Sunday (7 May) in the Grand Prix moto-cross for motorcycles of the 250cc class. The race, the third of this season which counts for points toward the world championship, was held in Markelo, Holland.

    Two Belgians, Joel Robert and Sylvain Geboers, led the field. A Russian, Gennady Moiseev, placed third.

    The race marked the fortieth anniversary of the Motor Club of Markelo.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA5QB0GO9ULEG7PAFWVBYIYEYXQ
    Media URN:
    VLVA5QB0GO9ULEG7PAFWVBYIYEYXQ
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/05/1972
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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