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a movable barrier on the starting line of a race course

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The joke wears thin when he starts giving his opinion on things like starting stalls and the schooling of horses.
His employers RaceTech said in a statement: "Following a tragic accident today our dear friend and colleague Stephen Yarborough sadly passed away following serious injuries incurred in his role of Team Leader of the Starting Stalls at Haydock Park Racecourse.
Horse Racing Ireland (HRI) has now established a framework for the supply new Starting Stalls use at numerous racecourses over the Flat Racing Calendar.
THE starting stalls are about to fly open at Redcar for the 2012 season.
TOM Queally is convinced Sariska would have had her work cut out to beat Midday in Thursday's Darley Yorkshire Oaks - even if she had left the starting stalls.
Not bad for a young lady whose earlier aversion to starting stalls meant that she began her racing career in bumper races, events usually designed for potential hurdlers and steeplechasers.
But the jockeys are threatening to walk out in protest at the treatment of stalls handlers and what they consider to be the Jockey Club's failure to act over the ongoing problems caused by the new version of the Australian Steriline starting stalls.
1961 First all-England women's singles final at Wimbledon between Christine Truman and Angela Mortimer, who won in three sets Horse racing1965 starting stalls were introduced at Newmarket
CIRCUIT DANCER overcame his aversion to starting stalls to record a dramatic last-gasp win in the six-furlong SportingOptions.
After Wednesday morning's double-blind drawing had assigned starting stalls to seven of the nine Belmont Stakes horses, the presiding track officials had yet to call out the name Smarty Jones, leaving the fates with a choice of extremes for the Triple Crown hopeful.
It was a day to forget for Dettori who lost his irons leaving the starting stalls on 7-2 chance Auratum in the Chatwell Fillies' Stakes which was won by Hot Tin Roof.
Merseyside Police reported Yarborough "was pronounced dead at the scene" after being run over by the starting stalls before the fourth race on Haydock's Friday card.
The second Classic of the season was delayed for nearly 30 minutes after the filly, owned by Raymond Mould, tried to escape beneath the starting stalls and became stuck.
After a great start at the opening fixture of the year on Monday, the starting stalls will be flying open again on Easter Monday.
His career got off to the perfect start with a taking victory in a Newbury maiden last September, but he had failed to build on that promise subsequently, showing a dislike to starting stalls on more than one occasion.