Cycling – 1987 – Tour De France – Phil Liggett Highlights Of Stage 18 Carpentras to Mont Ventoux

Mont Ventoux is the scene of one of the most grueling climbs in the Tour de France bicycle race….which has ascended the mountain fifteen times since 1951.  In this Stage 18 of the 1987 Tour de France….the followed trail started at Carpentras….and passed through Bédoin…..as its fame as a scene of great Tour dramas has made it…

Cycling – 1987 – Tour De France – Riding Into Paris & Champs-Elesee To Victory By IRL Stephen Roche

In 1987, Stephen Roche had a tremendous season….whereby, in the spring, he won the Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana….while taking a third victory in the Tour de Romandie….and fourth place plus a stage win in Paris–Nice…..when he also finished second in Liège–Bastogne–Liège….which was the closest he got to winning a professional ‘Monument’ Classic….as he blamed it on tactical naiveté and “riding like…

Body Building – 1985 – Special – A Musical Look At Training For The Womens IFBB World Championships

This introduction to the start of the NBC Sports coverage of the 1985 Ms. Olympia Body Building Championships provides an inside visual look at training by several of the competitors at the 1985 Ms Olympia Championships for women…..which is put to music that accentuates the “beauty and power” of women’s body building.  We here at ImaSportsphile…

Alpine Skiing – 1978 – World Championship Men Downhill – SWI Peter Mueller – With Jim McKay + Bob Beattie

Peter Mueller is a former World Cup alpine ski racer from Switzerland…..who won a world champion in 1987 in the downhill…..plus, Mueller was a silver medalist in the downhill in two world championships 1985 and 1989….along with  two Olympic games 1984 Sarajevo Games and the 1988 Calgary Games…..as Mueller also won the World Cup season title in the downhill in 1979, 1980, and 1982 in a tie with Steve Podborski of Canada…..while finishing Mueller finished 2nd in the World…

Animation – 1984 – Comedian George Carlin Provides The Latest News In Animation – Live In Concert

George Carlin is nothing short of “pure comedic genius”……with his incomparable mastery of the English language…..along with his distinct ability to find the humorous side of words and language…..who happens to be a pretty darn good “comedic animator”….as evidence by this video herewith…..where he provides the latest news in animation….and interesting and thought provoking concept in…

Body Building – 1986 – I F B B Ms Olympia Championship – Introduction To Program With Dorothy Lucey

Dorothy Lucey is an American sports and entertainment reporter….who formerly co-hosted Good Day L.A….which was the morning news program on Los Angeles Fox affiliate KTTV…..and also was an on-air reporter for WNEP-TV in Scranton, Pennsylvania…..as well as WABC-TV in New York City….which included a stint alongside Regis Philbin….after which she joined NBC Sports…..where she was a sportscaster for various events like this 1986 IFBB Ms Olympia Championships seen in this video herewith…..when Dorothy provides a quick overview…

Cycling – 1987 – Tour De France – Day 1 – Individual Time Trials With john Dockery + Phil Liggett

Day 1 of the 1987 Tour de France is known as the prologue….which was won by specialist Jelle Nijdam….with none of the favorites having lost much time…..as 2nd place in the prologue was for Polish cyclist Lech Piasecki…..as seen in this video herewith…..and when Piasecki was part of a breakaway in the first stage that won a few…

Cycling – 1987 – Tour De France – Special – NBCs Bill Macatee Reviews The 1987 Tour de France

We are very fortunate to have so many NBC, CBS, ABC, ESPN, et al network videos that basically are a collection of highlights and short stories about various sports high points during that year…..which provided highlights of many of the key moments in sports during any given year…..a compilation of “magic memory moments” in a wide…

Basketball – 1978 – NBC Special – NBA Year In Review With Highlights Washington Bullets Championship

The 1977–78 NBA season was the team’s 17th season in the NBA….along with their 5th season in the city of Washington, D.C…..which would prove to be their most successful season in history of the franchise…..as they would win their first and only NBA championship as of 2019…..when in the NBA Finals, they defeated the Seattle SuperSonics in seven games. The Bullets…