First Grand Prix For Eddie Macken

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Eddie Macken rides Schalkaar to win a grand prix in Dublin twenty years after becoming the world's number one.

  • Title
    Eddie Macken Wins His First Grand Prix in Dublin
  • 1st Broadcast
    29/09/1996
  • Contributor
    Michael Slavin
  • Clip Duration
    00:02:38
  • Material Type
    Audio
  • Series title
    Sunday Sport
  • Clip title
    First Grand Prix For Eddie Macken
  • Extended description

    Twenty years after first becoming the world's number one and having won events around the world, Eddie Macken rides Schalkaar to win a grand prix in Dublin for the first time in eighteen attempts.

  • Information

    'Sunday Sport' is a weekly sports programme on RTÉ Radio 1 covering all the sporting action.

    This episode of 'Sunday Sport' was broadcast on 29 September, 1996.

    The accompanying image shows Eddie Macken, Irish champion showjumper.
    © RTÉ Archives 0605/052

  • Local keywords
    Eddie Macken, Schalkaar, Grand Prix, Michael Slavin
  • Geographical coverage
    Ireland
  • Topic
    Sport
  • Publisher Broadcaster
    RTÉ
  • First broadcast channel
    RTÉ
  • Production year
    1996
  • Country of production
    Ireland
  • Original identifier
    AA10290
  • IPR restrictions
    Rights Reserved - Free Access
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  • Item type
    part/extract
  • Item sound
    Mono
  • Language used
    English (eng)
  • Original language
    English (eng)
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