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Date Range
1980-1981
Material Type
Recording
Accession No.
20161111090
Physical Description
3/4 inch videotape (U-matic) QuickTime and MP4 files available
Scope and Content
Duran/Leonard. WBC welter weight champion – training with a light jog. Knocked one of his sparring partners out of the ring. Training in preparation to defend his title from Sugar Ray Leonard. Dave Winfield. Baseball player. Making 12 million dollars with the New York Yankees. This was a new deal…
Material Type
Recording
Date Range
1980-1981
Creator
CFAC (Global) Lethbridge Television
Physical Description
3/4 inch videotape (U-matic) QuickTime and MP4 files available
Physical Condition
Excellent
Language
English
Scope and Content
Duran/Leonard. WBC welter weight champion – training with a light jog. Knocked one of his sparring partners out of the ring. Training in preparation to defend his title from Sugar Ray Leonard. Dave Winfield. Baseball player. Making 12 million dollars with the New York Yankees. This was a new deal he signed and he is discussing. Violence in Hockey. Fight between the Boston Bruins and Minnesota North Stars. Brawl on the ice and in the stands. Record penalty minutes (over 6 hours). Flyers branded most violent franchise in the NHL. Joe Louis. Death of Louis. Rundown of his achievements and most memorable fights. 35-1 career record. He died at 66. Frank Kush. Coach of Hamilton Tiger Cats in the CFL discusses the teams struggles. Rollie Fingers MLB pitcher for the Milwaukee Brewers. Won the Cy Young pitching award. Calgary/Montreal. Introduction to the summer Olympics in Montreal. Discusses the lack of roof on the Big-O. Interview with Jean Drapeau, the Montreal Mayor. Interview with Nick Auf Der Maur, a Montreal city councilor. Debating the over spending of the Montreal games. Illustrating the worries faced by Calgary who will be holding the next Winter Olympics. Olympic commentary by Harvard Gould of News First Benefits from Olympics. Bigger facilities and updates for the Winter Games that are permanently left behind. Lake Placid got a $20 million village for only $1 million. Luge slides and the growth of the sport in Lake Placid and Calgary, Alberta. Olympic security – Montreal. 12,000 athletes participated in the Montreal games and cost nearly $100 million dollars for protection. Interview with Guy Toupin, the Olympic Security Chief. Discussing a possible group of terrorists that were stopped at the American border. Montreal games were spread out all the way to Ontario. Residents had to have security passes to go home at night. Olympic costs – Montreal. Olympic torch lighting. Montreal Olympics probably the most expensive ever. The Big-O one of the most expensive structures in the entire world. Final bill: $1.4 billion. Interview with Jean Drapeau about the cost. Nick Auf Der Maur disagrees with the price of the Olympics in Montreal. Big-O was still unfinished during the Olympics. Olympic costs – Lake Placid. Hockey game. Gold Medal game – 1980 winter Olympics in Lake Placid. Lake Placid organizing committee still has a deficit after the games. Interview with Phillip Wolf (Head of the Organizing Committee). Final cost $168.8 million. Environmentalists stalled the building of some sites. Company who was building the Ski Jump went bankrupt. Deficit should be paid off by the year 2000. Total revenue of $421 million. Interview with Abe Rogo. Olympic stamps have proven to be a smart benefit. Montreal games cost $1.4 billion. Olympic Deficit of $995 million. Total revenue $421 million. Olympic coins and the revenue they generate. Before and after the Olympic games. Coke-a-cola prices. Selling Olympic snow. Souvenir pins big sellers. Interview with Helmut Kadner – a shop owner discussing the sale of Olympic pins. Interview with Ken Reed – Olympic Skier – discussing his mishap on the downhill Interview with Brian Pockar – Olympic figure skater – discussing about competing for Canada and walking through the opening ceremonies and the security at Lake Placid. Olympic diving. Canada’s national diving team training in a Montreal suburb. Interview with Don Webb the National Diving Team Coach discussing how the Olympic games in Montreal will effect Canadian athletes. University of Lethbridge vs. Regina basketball. LCC pre-season basketball tournament – Kodiaks vs. Red Deer Minor Football Final – Colts vs. Bombers. Colts #15 fumbles football and the Bombers recover. Pep talk from Bombers coach. Broncos vs. Billings. Lethbridge Broncos vs. Billings hockey game. Billings goals #27, #7 (2). Lethbridge goals #20, #7 (4), 17. Broncos – Wrangles brawl. Fight between the Lethbridge Broncos and Wranglers, hockey game. Chinook Rodeo finals. Rodeo. Cow wrangling. Bull and horse riding. Barrel racing. One horse rider falls – no apparent injury. Canadian cross country championships. Runners at Canadian cross country championship. (Men’s). Runner #12 and #28 appear to be in the lead. Runner #12 finishes first. Runner #28 finishes second. Runner #28 is wearing a University of Alberta Golden Bears shirt. (Women’s) Runner #44 finishes first. One injured runner. Old-timers hockey. Green (Lethbridge) - Orange (Medicine Hat Old-timers) Pronghorn Classis Volleyball Tourney. Volleyball tournament at the University of Lethbridge gym. Both Men’s and Women’s volleyball. Men’s basketball – LCC Kodiaks vs. Red Deer. Basketball game between the Lethbridge College Kodiaks and Red Deer Kings. Kodiaks in white and Kings in blue. Broncos vs. Kamloops. Hockey game between the Lethbridge Broncos and the Kamloops Blazers. Broncos win 12-2. Dusters Practice. Dusters basketball practice. Practicing shoot drills and one on one drills. Practicing 2 on 2 drills. Olympic Costs. Montreal Olympics – “done in secret” Interview with Der Maur – Montreal councilor. Mayor of Calgary Ralph Klein interview – saying the Calgary Olympics will be different than the Montreal Olympics. Company that was supposed to supply the steel underframe for the ski-jump in Calgary went bankrupt. Interview with Philip Wolfe. Interview with Jack Wilson (C.O.D.A executive) (Like all Olympic clips – reported on by Harvard Gould of News First). Dusters/Montana. Basketball game. Dusters vs. Montana (Dusters in white uniforms and Montana in Red). Free-throws for #14 on Dusters. #9 on Dusters makes a buzzer beater. Game in played in Lethbridge (at what is now today the Enmax Center). Montana Free-throws for #41. Grey Cup – 1981 – Ottawa vs. Edmonton. Ottawa lead 6-0, then 13-0 after Jim Reid touchdown. At half time 20-1 lead for Ottawa. Jim Germany on Edmonton made it 20-8. Edmonton recovered a fumble on the Ottawa 3 yard line – would cut the margin to 20-15. Ottawa feildgoal. Edmonton touchdown and extra-point conversion and tied the game. Dave Cutler converted field goal for Edmonton they won the Grey Cup 26-23. Speedskating. Speedskating practice at an ice hockey rink. Moves into races. Participants of all ages. Wayne Gretzky. Footage from CITV and CSN Edmonton Oilers and Philadelphia Flyers. Pete Peters in net for the Flyers. Gretzky broke goals record this game. Interviewed about it after. Interview with Gretzky. Success behind his goal-scoring. Talking about his 50th goal of the season.
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Accession No.
20161111090
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