• Short Summary

    THE SECOND NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS FOR PIROGUE RACING WERE HELD IN THE BAY OF COCODY, ABIDJAN, IVORY COAST ON 26 FEBRUARY, 1967.

  • Description

    1.
    LV CANOES LINED UP
    0.04

    2.
    SV ONE MAN CANOE
    0.07

    3.
    LV START OF RACE
    0.14

    4.
    LV RACE (2 SHOTS)
    0.23

    5.
    SV CROWD
    0.26

    6.
    GV PAN THREE-MAN CANOES LINING UP
    0.33

    7.
    LV PAN. CANOES AWAY
    0.37

    8.
    SV RACE
    0.44

    9.
    LV DITTO AND PAST FINISHING LINE
    0.54

    10.
    GV OFFICIALS
    0.56

    11.
    SV MEN IN CANOE
    1.02

    12.
    LV CROWD
    1.04

    13.
    SV CROWD
    1.06

    14.
    SV WOMEN'S CANOE RACE
    1.13

    15.
    CU CROSSING FINISHING LINE
    1.19

    16.
    CU WOMAN CANOEIST HOLDS UP NUMBER 23.
    1.23

    17.
    GV TOP VIEW - OF CROWD
    1.27

    18.
    SV FIVE WOMEN'S CANOE RACE (2 SHOTS)
    1.44

    19.
    GV COMPETITORS CONGRATULATING EACH OTHER
    1.52

    20.
    SV LEAVE CANOES
    1.56



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    SPORT: CANOE RACING

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: THE SECOND NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS FOR PIROGUE RACING WERE HELD IN THE BAY OF COCODY, ABIDJAN, IVORY COAST ON 26 FEBRUARY, 1967.

    LOCAL CHAMPION TEAMS FROM SEVERAL VILLAGES TOOK PART AND THE OVERALL WINNERS WERE JACQUEVILLE THE CHAMPIONSHIPS WERE MARKED BY SEVERAL CLOSELY FOUGHT RACES.

    THE MARINE NATIONALE TURNED OUT TO ACT AS WATERBORNE STEWARDS.

    WOMEN COMPETED IN TWO RACES -- AND THE LADIES OF GRAND LAHOU DISTINGUISHED THEMSELVES BY WINNING BOTH EVENTS. LARGE CROWDS TURNED OUT FOR THE EVENT.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVADFAH3A0TCRB0N1HP3LHG13YWT
    Media URN:
    VLVADFAH3A0TCRB0N1HP3LHG13YWT
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/03/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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