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.
uk Hurdle Race at Chepstow on October 10, won by Crack Away Jack last season.
She said: "I had been looking for a boy's hurdle race for him before he comes out again later in the week.
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.
John Jofre, originally from Dreghorn in Ayrshire but now working in Shanghai as managing director of a packaging company, secured sponsorship of the pounds 20,000 hurdle race run immediately after the Gala Casinos Daily Record Scottish Grand National on Saturday,April 16.
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.
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.
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.
Stickels said it was possible that one of the Flat races could occupy the slot originally earmarked for the feature hurdle race.
Lucinda Russell is looking forward to saddling Strong Resolve and is happy with the nine-year-old after his second in a hurdle race at Ayr on November 6.
The introductory hurdle races have a value of pounds 20,000 and are restricted to horses who have not run in more than one hurdle race.