Video: Computer Gold Cup Race from British Pathé News (1967)

Electronic computer horse race takes place of real thing during Foot and Mouth crisis. London.

A virtual horse race is by no means a new thing. 53 years ago Peter O’Sullivan commentated on a virtual Cheltenham Gold Cup which was decided by the boffins who ran the computers at London University. The actual race had been called off due to an outbreak of Foot & Mouth disease.


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