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COMING EVENTS July 22 to July 28

July 25, 1960
July 25, 1960

Table of Contents
July 25, 1960

Cover
Editorials
Girls
Only Big League
Bermuda
  • When 'Finisterre,' an unconventional little potbelly of a yawl, won the Bermuda Race in 1956 yachtsmen declared her a 'rule-beater' that reaped enormous handicap benefits over competitors under the complex racing rules. When she did it again in 1958, shattering precedent, Mitchell himself modestly stated that the race was a gamble anyway. But when she won it this year for the third time in a row there was left only one explanation: superior skill and knowledge rode with her veteran captain and crew. Much of that knowledge Mitchell imparted before the race (SI, June 27), but there was one maxim he left out. Here it is now: a piece of strategy he considers the key to victory

Delicate Trish
Jerry Barber
Part III: Teach Your Child To Swim
  • Though it was long ago supplanted by the crawl as the basic stroke, the traditional breaststroke is so easy and so restful that it remains today a valuable asset, an extra margin of safety, for the beginning swimmer. In the concluding lesson of his course, veteran Coach Matt Mann presents his methods for teaching the orthodox breaststroke to children

Horse Racing
Travel
Harness Racing
Track
Wilderness
Acknowledgments
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
Pat On The Back

COMING EVENTS July 22 to July 28

All times are E.D.T.

This is an article from the July 25, 1960 issue

[Color television]Color television [Television]Television [Network radio]Network radio

Friday, July 22

BASEBALL
[Network radio]Milwaukee at Chicago (Mutual).*

SWIMMING
U.S. Outdoor Men's Champs., Toledo (through July 24).

Saturday, July 23

BASEBALL

[Television][Network radio]Chicago at New York (CBS-TV, Mutual-radio).*
[Color television]Cleveland at Boston (NBC).*
[Television]Pittsburgh at San Francisco (ABC).*

BOATING

Chicago-Mackinac Island sailing race, Chicago.
Marblehead Race Week, Marblehead, Mass. (through July 30).

CYCLING
U.S. final Olympic road racing trials, New York (also July 24).

GOLF
[Television]PGA Championship (final two days), $50,000, Akron (CBS-TV, July 23-24).*

HORSE RACING

Arlington Classic, $100,000 added, Arlington Park, Ill.
[Television]Hollywood Juvenile Championship, $100,000 added, Hollywood Park, Calif. (CBS-TV Pacific).*
Dwyer Handicap, $50,000 added, Aqueduct, N.Y.
Monmouth Oaks, $50,000 added, Monmouth Park, N.J.

MOTOR SPORTS
SCCA natl. races, Carpentersville, Ill. (also July 24).

Sunday, July 24

BASEBALL

[Television]Chicago at New York (CBS).*
[Color television]Cleveland at Boston (NBC).*
[Network radio]Milwaukee at Chicago (Mutual).*

BOATING
Diamond Cup, unlimited hydros, Coeur D'Alene, Idaho.

Monday, July 25

BASEBALL
[Network radio]Cincinnati at Chicago (Mutual).*

CYCLING
U.S. final Olympic sprint racing trials, Islip, N.Y. (also July 26).

HORSE RACING
Sunset Handicap, $100,000 added, Hollywood Park, Calif.

TENNIS

Pennsylvania Lawn Tennis Champs., Haverford, Pa. (through July 31).
USLTA Girls' 15 Champs., Cincinnati (through July 30).
USLTA Junior & Boys' Champs., Kalamazoo, Mich. (through July 31).

Tuesday, July 26

BASEBALL
[Network radio]Philadelphia at Chicago (Mutual).*

RODEO
Frontier Days, $27,150, Cheyenne, Wyo. (through July 31).

SHOOTING
Natl. Rifle Assn. Pistol and Rifle Matches, Camp Perry, Ohio (through Aug. 28).

Wednesday, July 27

BASEBALL
[Network radio]Cleveland at New York (Mutual).*

HORSE RACING
Midsummer Hurdle, $22,000 added, Monmouth Park, N.J.

Thursday, July 28

BASEBALL
[Network radio]Chicago at Boston (Mutual).*

BOATING
New York Yacht Club Cruise, New London, Conn. (through Aug. 6).

GOLF
Eastern Open, $25,000, Baltimore (through July 31).

HARNESS RACING
Hilltop Trot, $120,000, Yonkers, N.Y.

*See local listing