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characterized by effort to the point of exhaustion

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The Africa Eco Race follows much of the traditional Dakar route, which now takes place in South America, and started on 31 December in Monaco and ended in Dakar after 12 gruelling stages through West Africa.
It was a gruelling challenge, but thanks to our team spirit and camaraderie, we all thoroughly enjoyed taking part.
A gruelling route and its proximity to the Tour de France and next month's world championships has seen many of the peloton's premier sprinters swerve the Vuelta.
It will test all the riders both mentally and physically and be particularly gruelling for wounded veterans riding adapted bicycles.
The 240km off-road extravaganza spanning seven gruelling stages this year will start at Al Fathiya on the Hameem Road in Abu Dhabi and end at the camp located at the foot of the spectacular Moreeb Dune in the Liwa region.
One of the causes that will benefit from the gruelling trip is the Alzheimer's Society.
At about mile 80 there is a five mile hill climb that is gruelling and it really takes it out of you.
A COUPLE documented a gruelling marathon by taking 26 selfies along the run - one for every mile.
com have raised more than PS2,500 for charity by completing the gruelling Tough Mudder assault course.
A SOLICITOR, who only started cycling this year, has tackled a gruelling night bike challenge in aid of three major cancer charities.
A TEAM of doctors, nurses and paramedics set off on a gruelling 200-miles journey to Cardiff yesterday.
But Ronnie, 82, reckons Brucie's time may be up on Strictly - as Saturday night live TV is too gruelling.
I think this is the most gruelling Tour of Britain we've organised," Bennett said.
Spencer West from Toronto used his hands to scale the mountain over seven gruelling days, The Sun reported recently.
Summary: Novak Djokovic managed to outlast Rafael Nadal to retain his Australian Open title in a gruelling five-set match.