• Short Summary

    IN PARIS, A NEW WOMEN'S WORLD RECORD FOR THE 100 METRES BACKSTROKE EVENT.

    SEVENTEEN-YEAR OLD CHRISTINE?

  • Description

    1.
    TV SWIMMING POOL
    0.02

    2.
    GV START OF RACE
    0.10

    3.
    TV RACE IN PROGRESS, (CARON IN LEAD) INTO FIRST TURN
    1.08

    4.
    MV CARON APPROACHING FINISH LINE AND WINS
    1.15

    5.
    GV CROWD APPLAUD
    1.18

    6.
    MV CARON IS CONGRATULATED BY HER COACH
    1.21



    Initials JNT/V/-/ES


    SPORT: SWIMMING

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: IN PARIS, A NEW WOMEN'S WORLD RECORD FOR THE 100 METRES BACKSTROKE EVENT.

    SEVENTEEN-YEAR OLD CHRISTINE CARON SET A NEW TIME OF 1MIN.8.6 SECONDS FOR THE DISTANCE -- 3/10THS OF A SECOND FASTER THAN THE PREVIOUS RECORD SET BY AMERICAN DONNA DE VARONA.

    THE YOUNG FRENCH SWIMMER LED FROM THE START, HER TIME AT THE TURN WAS 32.6 SECONDS.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA6UWBRMYA7CCME2EV1N9UMX66H
    Media URN:
    VLVA6UWBRMYA7CCME2EV1N9UMX66H
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/06/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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