hurdler


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an athlete who runs the hurdles

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00 Doncaster SP forecast 4-9 Looked a potentially top-class staying hurdler when easily defying top weight in a handicap at Huntingdon last year but didn't make the improvement expected in four subsequent starts.
Quite simply, Hurricane Fly is the best hurdler I have ever sat on.
The Welsh 400-metre hurdler tested positive in July last year for a prohibited substance contained in a contaminated supplement and was subsequently issued with a ban, the length of which was not made public.
He said: "We've always felt he would make a better chaser than hurdler.
GRANDS Crus, one of the best staying hurdlers and novice chasers of his generation, has been retired.
THE top Australian and British sprint hurdlers will continue their running rivalry at the Sainsbury's Birmingham Grand Prix on August 24.
As good a hurdler as there is at two and a half miles, Dai Walters' gelding is sticking to the same distance at the larger obstacles but suffered a defeat to Taquin Du Seuil at this course last month.
The 19-year-old's warm-up routine has had nearly 133,000 views since it was uploaded to YouTube, with Twitter users labelling her "The Hottest Hurdler Ever.
Hurdlers spend significant portions of their training at work on the individual components of the event.
In the first half on the last National Hunt campaign he appeared to be one of the most impressive novice hurdlers around and numbered a Grade One victory in the Challow Hurdle at Newbury among his successes.
Welsh number one under-20 400m hurdler Luke Morgan, consolidated his position as the top junior men's hurdler, beating last year's under-17 champion.
Perry, a sprinter, hurdler and long jumper at Quartz Hill, was better known as a heptathlete in previous seasons.
The 2006 Commonwealth athletes gave Scott,15, a runner and hurdler from Edinburgh, 17-year old Aberdonian hurdler and runner Sylvia, Glaswegian hurdler David,17, and 19-year old Eilidh, a hurdler from Pitreavie, advice on performance, diet, training and attitude.
Colm Murphy's stable star was also recognised as champion two-mile hurdler at the inaugural awards presentation held by the British Horseracing Board and Irish Turf Club in central London.