• Short Summary

    MISS MARY MAIRS, 20-YEAR-OLD RIDER FROM PASADENA, CALIFORNIA, WON THE JOHN PLAYER TROPHY, IN THE ROYAL INTERNATIONAL HORSE SHOW IN LONDON TONIGHT (FRIDAY).

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    1.
    GV WHITE CITY
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    2.
    SV MANCINELLI ON TURVEY (ITALY)
    0.47

    3.
    SV CROWD
    0.51

    4.
    GV STADIUM
    0.53

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    SV GOODBYE III RIDDEN BY SEAMUS HAYES (2 SHOTS)
    1.22

    6.
    SV CROWD
    1.23

    7.
    SV TOMBOY RIDDEN BY MISS MAIRS (2 SHOTS)
    1.47

    8.
    CU ONLOOKERS
    1.49

    9.
    SV MISS MAIRS ON TOMBOY
    1.52



    Initials DR/V/WH/SGM


    SPORT: HORSE RIDING
    EDITORS: THIS IS FOR SCHEDULED NEWS PROGRAMMES ONLY. NOT MORE THAN TWO MINUTES MAY BE SHOWN.

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: MISS MARY MAIRS, 20-YEAR-OLD RIDER FROM PASADENA, CALIFORNIA, WON THE JOHN PLAYER TROPHY, IN THE ROYAL INTERNATIONAL HORSE SHOW IN LONDON TONIGHT (FRIDAY).

    SHE WON THE FIRST PRIZE OF GBP500 WITH TWO CLEAR ROUNDS ON HER CHESTNUT MARE, TOMBOY.

    THE SECOND PLACE WAS SHARED BY GILLIAN MAKIN OF BRITAIN ON JUBILANT, A BAY GELDING, AND THE IRISH RIDER, SEAMUS HAYES ON GOODBYE III. BOTH HAD FOUR FAULTS.

    IN THE COMPETITION FOR THE TROPHY, EACH RIDER IS REQUIRED TO JUMP A FIRST ROUND OF AVERAGE DIFFICULT AT A FAST SPEED. THE SECOND ROUND HAS FEWER OBSTACLES, BUT THEY ARE ENLARGED.

    TO QUALIFY FOR THIS INTERNATIONAL JUMPING CHAMPIONSHIP, RIDERS MUST HAVE BEEN PLACED IN THE FIRST FOURTEEN OF THE KING GEORGE V GOLD CUP, THE FIRST SEVEN OF THE QUEEN ELIZABETH II CUP, OR THE FIRST SEVEN OF THE FINAL OF THE IMPERIAL CUP. THE KING GEORGE V GOLD CUP AND THE QUEEN ELIZABETH II CUP ARE THE TWO HIGHEST INDIVIDUAL AWARDS FOR MEN AND WOMEN RIDERS RESPECTIVELY.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8577283T6DAMSVIL5X04KNMVD
    Media URN:
    VLVA8577283T6DAMSVIL5X04KNMVD
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/07/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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