hurdle race

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a footrace in which contestants must negotiate a series of hurdles

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There are sprint hurdle races and long hurdle races.
We have bumper declarations for today's meeting and the opening fixture of Newcastle's National Hunt campaign starts with 82 runners, the bulk of which are running in our hurdle races.
He said: "We've pulled the plug on Chepstow and we're going to run him in a few hurdle races before going to Aintree.
Sumer Singh, an ace rider of BSF and who won the hurdle race said that the horses should be treated with utmost personal care.
I wouldn't say you could expect a National winner to come back after nine months off and win a hurdle race," said Carberry.
DRUNKEN SAILOR could return to Britain for a hurdle race following his fine effort in the valuable John Smith's Stakes at Newbury.
Wincanton will stage an all hurdle race card on Saturday after being forced to cancel their chases, while on the same day Kempton will stage an extra allweather fixture.
She said: "I had been looking for a boy's hurdle race for him before he comes out again later in the week.
Uneven Line was winning her first race in 22 starts, having been placed in five chases and a hurdle race, and trainer Sandy Forster was delighted that the mare had got off the mark.
BALLA D'AIRE is fancied in a hurdle race at Fontwell tomorrow after taking a bit of time to get fully into the swing of jumping.
I ENJOYED the article by Richard Forristal (January 26) about a 2m4f hurdle race at Cheltenham.
It's the best hurdle race to be run so far this season, and could very well be the best hurdle race to be run before Cheltenham, so it could hardly be left out in the cold on satellite.
Stickels said it was possible that one of the Flat races could occupy the slot originally earmarked for the feature hurdle race.
All bends will be shared on the chase line, reducing hurdle race distances as follows: Races 1 & 7: -7 yards; Race 4: -113 yards; Race 5: -83 yards Tote Trifecta (1st 3 correct order): Races with three or more runners POINT-TO-POINT form figures are in bold type
The conditional jockey is charged with improper riding towards his mount, the John O'Shea-trained City Affair, before the Claydon Horse Exercisers Novices' Selling Hurdle Race on July 23.