CBS Evening News for Friday, Feb 15, 1980
View other clips in this broadcast →
Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.
(Studio) Eric Heiden's winning of men's 500 meter speed skating event at Winter Olympics in Lake Placid reported.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(Lake Placid, New York) Upcoming pairs in figure skating competition, Tai Babilonia and Randy Gardner and Irina Rodnina and Aleksandr Zaitsev, examined; films shown. Impact of world pols. on United States couple noted. [Coach John NICKS - comments.] [BABILONIA and GARDNER - comment.] Their practice sessions here noted. [BABILONIA - comments.]
REPORTER: Steve Young
Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.
Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:
If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.