hurdle


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Synonyms for hurdle

Synonyms for hurdle

to pass by or over safely or successfully

to move off the ground by a muscular effort of the legs and feet

Synonyms for hurdle

a light movable barrier that competitors must leap over in certain races

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an obstacle that you are expected to overcome

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the act of jumping over an obstacle

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jump a hurdle

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REVE DE SIVOLA could use Haydock as a stepping stone towards another crack at the Ladbrokes World Hurdle - but trainer Nick Williams may send his stable star straight to Cheltenham in March.
20 Stan James Champion Hurdle Challenge Trophy (2m 1/2f)
OWNER Dai Walters confirmed Oscar Whisky is likely to take his chance in the Ladbrokes World Hurdle at the Cheltenham Festival next month.
He seemingly failed to stay the three miles when fifth in the World Hurdle at Cheltenham in March and showed two and a half miles is probably his ideal distance when signing off with a second victory in the Aintree Hurdle.
She experienced extreme pain and a ``clicking and popping'' noise when she tried to push off her lead leg after clearing a hurdle.
Let's look at some of our favorite DWF drills, beginning with several from our hurdle series.
Hurdle technology was developed as a new way to realize safe, stable, nutritious, tasty and economical foods.
Trainer Mark Pitman yesterday reported Ashley Park in good form for his return to action in the Pertemps Christmas Hurdle at Kempton a week today.
companies still use hurdle rates of 12% or more to justify capital investments, according to a survey of 612 companies conducted by the Institute of Management Accountants (IMA).
Japonica Partners expands its Top Quartile IRR Hurdle Rates with a global stock index alternative.
FISCAL FOCUS, who sprang a 33-1 surprise when landing the Grade 2 Knight Frank Juvenile Hurdle over today's course and trip on his hurdling debut last month, goes in against the big boys in today's BHP Insurances Irish Champion Hurdle, writes Tony O'Hehir.
30 William Hill Supreme Novices' Hurdle (2m 1/2f) 2.
There are sprint hurdle races and long hurdle races.
First-season hurdlers need experience and Tizzard senior, who trains in Sherborne, Dorset, is already being asked - after one race over 11 hurdles and two wins in two bumpers - whether the horse will run in the Supreme Novices' Hurdle or the Champion Hurdle at the Cheltenham Festival.
Face the front of the hurdles and walk through the middle while kicking the leg as straight and as high as possible to the side as you step over each hurdle.