against the clock


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as fast as possible

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Race against the clock over a 5km or 8km stretch of beach in the first of what will be a monthly time trial.
His second win came in the 1m35 Against the Clock competition, producing a fast clear round aboard Michael Whitaker's chestnut mare Bonita Z.
Although she has little pedigree against the clock, the fact Armitstead (inset) was a team pursuit world champion on the track in 2009 makes her a dark horse contender on the flat.
The time-trial could be significant in the race for the maillot jaune, with this year's Tour featuring more than 100km of racing against the clock before the finish in Paris on July 22.
Mose Buchele of KUT News reports for StateImpact Texas on the race against the clock to save the antelope, which must now contend with the ravages of the drought.
Summary: With India racing against the clock to save the Commonwealth Games, top organisers have admitted more work is needed.
The games are pretty simple, mainly against the clock shifting around of squares to form lines allowing you to progress.
5km against the clock from Sophia Gardens to Cardiff Bay.
Tunisian cyclist Rafaa Chetioui won a gold medal at the 17th Arab Cycling Championship in the singles' race against the clock event, held on Saturday in Qatar.
40) in which it might pay to go against the clock and side with slowest heat winner Westmead Class, who has a potential advantage by being drawn in one even if he is not the closest of railers.
Teams of volunteers battled against the clock in an attempt to clear the water and rescue Sunday for the expected capacity crowd but by Saturday afternoon they had to admit defeat
THIRTY-SIX teams will compete against the clock at a fundraiser being held at the Bahrain International Circuit (BIC), Sakhir today.
FLOOD defence staff are working against the clock to finish a set of defences in Hexham before winter.
JOHN O'BRIEN is facing a race against the clock to play in the hurling championship for Tipperary this summer.