Sprint race

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a foot race at the highest running speed; - usually limited to distances under a quarter of a mile.

See also: Sprint

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In trying interviews, as in sprint races, the start is everything.
The super-sprint race, sprint race or standard race (European Championships qualifier) These are all run, bike, run, and for all abilities.
Bad start, good finish"Thank you for still liking me," Kuzmina said after her triumph, commenting on her failed sprint race on February 10.
Saeed Hareb, General Secretary of DSC announced that the event will be held in three categories, namely a Super Sprint race (400m swim, 10km cycling and 2.
Dela Rosa ruled the third leg's morning's nine-lap Sprint race over Gerard Loy and then topped the 15-lap GT Final Race over Suiza to cop the GT200 title.
KUWAIT, May 6 (KUNA) -- The Kuwaiti participant sportsperson in Singapore Spartan Race (2017), Yousef Al-Shatti, secured on Saturday the first place at the 8km Spartan Sprint Race and came 19th at the 13km Spartan Super Race.
16 (BNA): Charles Leclerc claimed a fine win in the sprint race of the opening round of the 2017 FIA Formula 2 championship, being held in support of the Bahrain Grand Prix.
Swimming events also took place with water polo, underwater challenge, the sprint race and relay race.
In the mens sprint race Spain's Mario Mola took the win ahead of South Africa's Richard Murray and fellow Spaniard Fernando Alarza.
A thrilling three-way fight developed to the chequered flag in the first 22-lap sprint race and long-time leader Andrey Panyushkin of Team Russia managed to fend off a fierce challenge from Team Belarus driver Roman Vandyshev to take a 1.
PESHAWAR -- Peshawar Dolphin clinched the trophy after securing 80 points while Waseem of the same was declared as the fastest athlete who grabbed 100m sprint race in the Muslim Education System played here at Qayyum Sports Complex on Thursday.
Muscat Speedway will host the third week's action, which will begin with the third round of SWS Karting Sprint Race and Rotax Max Sprint.
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