• Short Summary

    LES DUYNDAM, OF HOLLAND, TODAY (FRIDAY) WON THE FIRST STAGE OF THE PARIS-N;CE CYCLE RACE-- THE FIRST ROAD CLASSIC OF THE SEASON.

  • Description

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    GV PAN CROWDS AT START
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    2.
    SV PAN DOWN CROWDS
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    3.
    SV CYCLISTS PREPARE MACHINES (2 SHOTS)
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    SV CYCLIST RECEIVING RATIONS
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    SCU THREE CYCLISTS TIE ON EACH OTHER'S NUMBERS
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    TV GROSSKOST PAN TO PRESS
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    SV CYCLISTS AT CONTROL POINT
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    SV CYCLIST TAKES OFF TRACK SUIT
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    SV GROSSKOST (No. 34) WITH NOS. 51 AND 61
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    10.
    SV PRESS
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    SV GROUP OF RIDERS, INCLUDING GROSSKOST
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    12.
    LV RIDERS PREPARE FOR START
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    SV START SIGN
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    SV CROWD
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    GV PAN RIDERS AWAY
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    SPORT: CYCLING

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: LES DUYNDAM, OF HOLLAND, TODAY (FRIDAY) WON THE FIRST STAGE OF THE PARIS-N;CE CYCLE RACE-- THE FIRST ROAD CLASSIC OF THE SEASON.

    DUYNDAM, OF THE ROMEO TEAM, COMPLETED THE STAGE FROM ATHIS-MONS TO BLOIS IN A TIME OF FOUR HOURS, ONE MINUTE, ONE SECOND.

    BRITAIN'S MICHAEL WRIGHT FINISHED SECOND--BEING CREDITED WITH THE SAME TIME AS DUYNDAM OVER THE 115-MILE (185 KILOMETRE) STRETCH. WRIGHT IS A MEMBER OF THE BIC TEAM.

    ON THE PREVIOUS EVENING, CHARLY GROSSKOST ALSO OF THE BIC TEAM, HAD EMERGED AS THE WINNER OF THE SPECIAL FOUR KILOMETRE PRELIMINARY CLASSIFICATION TRIAL, WHICH ENTITLED HIM TO START TODAY WITH THE WHITE SWEATER.

    THIRD ON TODAY'S STAGE WAS ANOTHER DUTCH RIDER, HARRY STEEVENS, OF THE WILLEM II TEAM.

    TOMORROW'S STAGE IS FROM BLOIS TO NEVERS, A DISTANCE OF ABOUT 116 MILES (187 KILOMETRES).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVABVWNKWVLH4YOV92XHW9Q9KS40
    Media URN:
    VLVABVWNKWVLH4YOV92XHW9Q9KS40
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/03/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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