• Short Summary

    Fifty-nine competitors from fifteen countries competed for the fifth International Silver Cup skiing event for ladies, on the slopes of the Graukogel Mountain, Bad Gastein, Austria, Feb 5.

  • Description

    1.
    GV Alps
    0.05

    2.
    SV PAN..NO 4 Marit Haraldsen (Norway) commences run
    0.10

    3.
    SCU PAN..Haraldsen on run
    0.16

    4.
    TV Finishes run
    0.22

    5.
    CU Haraldsen (3rd in the event)
    0.26

    6.
    SIDE V..Spectators applaud
    0.28

    7.
    SV PAN..No 10 Heidi Biebl (East Germany) commences run
    0.36

    8.
    SCU PAN..Biebl on run
    0.40

    9.
    TV Finishes run
    0.45

    10.
    CU Biebl (2nd in the event)
    0.48

    11.
    SV PAN..No 2 Marianne Jahn (Austria) commences run
    0.55

    12.
    SV PAN..Jahn on run
    1.04

    13.
    TV Jahn finishes
    1.12

    14.
    CU Jahn finishes
    1.17

    15.
    SV Spectators applaud
    1.20

    16.
    SCU PAN..No 1 Erika Netzer (Austria) commences run
    1.25

    17.
    SV DITTO
    1.30

    18.
    SV PAN..Netzer on run.
    1.32

    19.
    TV Netzer finishes
    1.39

    20.
    SCU Netzer (overall winner of Combination events)
    1.42

    21.
    SV Netzer receives congratulary kiss
    1.46



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    SPORT: SKIING

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Fifty-nine competitors from fifteen countries competed for the fifth International Silver Cup skiing event for ladies, on the slopes of the Graukogel Mountain, Bad Gastein, Austria, Feb 5.

    One of the three combination events was the Slalom. On crisp, hard packed snow, competitors recorded fast times for the run through 46 markers. Marianne Jahn of Austria was the winner of this event, with a time of 1 minute 34.8 seconds. She was later to take second place in the overall ratings. Second in the Slalom was Heidi Biebl of East Germany in 1 minute 35.9 seconds, and third; Marit Haraldsen of Norway, in 1 minute 36.2 seconds.

    The Combination event - consisting of the Slalom, Giant Slalom and the Downhill race - was won by Erika Netzer of Austria in the fantastically fast time of three minutes 34 seconds. Marianne Jahn's time was five minutes & eight seconds. Third was Arlette Grosse of France in five minutes fifty-five seconds.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAESVPVCJQ7DT0JV5PHSZRJHO65
    Media URN:
    VLVAESVPVCJQ7DT0JV5PHSZRJHO65
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    06/02/1961
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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