• Short Summary

    JEROME DRAYTON OF CANADA FINISHED UNCHALLENGED AHEAD OF 71 OF THE WORLD'S BEST LONG-DISTANCE RUNNERS TO WIN THE FOURTH INTERNATIONAL MARATHON AT FUKUOKA, JAPAN, YESTERDAY (7 DECEMBER).

  • Description

    1.
    MV RUNNERS LINED UP FOR START
    0.05

    2.
    CU Nos. 4, 3, AND 2
    0.09

    3.
    CU DRAYTON, Nos. 6 AND 18
    0.13

    4.
    TV START OF RACE
    0.19

    5.
    CU RUNNERS IN RAIN; TV DITTO OUT OF STADIUM (3 SHOTS)
    0.46

    6.
    LV RUNNERS THROUGH STREET WITH ESCORT (2 SHOTS)
    0.56

    7.
    CU DRAYTON RUNNING
    1.00

    8.
    LV TO MV DRAYTON ENTERING STADIUM
    1.02

    9.
    DRAYTON TOWARDS AND PAST
    1.12

    10.
    MV TO CU DRAYTON WINNING
    1.17



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    SPORT: MARATHON

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: JEROME DRAYTON OF CANADA FINISHED UNCHALLENGED AHEAD OF 71 OF THE WORLD'S BEST LONG-DISTANCE RUNNERS TO WIN THE FOURTH INTERNATIONAL MARATHON AT FUKUOKA, JAPAN, YESTERDAY (7 DECEMBER).

    THE 24-YEAR-OLD CANADIAN STUDENT SURGED IN TO A 30-FOOT (10-METRE) LEAD 1 1/2 MILES (2.2 KILOMETRES) FROM THE FINISHING LINE.

    BRITAIN'S RON HILL, THE EUROPEAN CHAMPION, FINISHED STRONGLY BUT WELL BEHIND IN SECOND PLACE. THIRD WAS JAPAN'S HAYAMI TANIMURA, WHO WAS FOLLOWED BY PABLO GARIDO OF MEXICO.

    DRAYTON, A FORMER 10,000-METRES RUNNER, FINISHED THE 26-MILE (42-KILOMETRE) OUT-AND-BACK COURSE IN 2 HOURS 11 MINUTES 12.8 SECONDS.

    HILL'S TIME WAS 2:11:54.4, TANIMURA'S 2:12:03.4, AND GARIDO'S 2:12:52.8.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA9HUF1HFJJ045S0I6ZCB05G91F
    Media URN:
    VLVA9HUF1HFJJ045S0I6ZCB05G91F
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/12/1969
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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