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Winter Olympics / Edwards #113877

ABC Evening News for Monday, Feb 15, 1988
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Winning of men's downhill ski race by Swiss Pirmin Zurbriggen reported Report introduced.

(Calgary, Canada: Dick Schaap) Great Britain's only ski jumper, Eddie Edwards, featured; scenes shown of "fan club" greeting Edwards. [EDWARDS - comments; says always wanted to represent Great Britain.] [Mother Jeanette EDWARDS - says Eddie was always doing silly things.] Edwards' athletic career detailed. [EDWARDS - explains staying in mental hospital because it was cheap; explains skiing accident.] Edwards shown ski jumping.

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Schaap, Dick
Duration:
00:02:50

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