distance race


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distance race

n.
A race of relatively long distance, especially a running race longer than 1,500 meters (1,640 yards).
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Saturday, April 23: Meek & Mighty Triathlon, North Shore Pool, 901 North Shore Drive Shorter distance race for youth ages 7 -- 14 and novice adults.
Babcock's record has surpassed Susie Hewer's previous feat of making a 6ft 9in long during a long distance race.
They will then have chance to try a sprint, a middle distance race, a long jump and a throwing event.
The standard distance race, which in 2010 was voted race of the year at the 220 Triathlon awards, will also host the Welsh Triathlon Championships.
September's event will offer both a Sprint and Standard, or Olympic, distance race.
It was a half-iron distance race consisting of a 1.
The most unusual distance race of the evening will be an attempt by Asbel Kirui to break the world record at 25 kilometers (15.
Former DTM pilot Roland Asch (59), journalists Horst von Saurma-Jeltsch (55) and Chris Harris (35) know the NE-rburgring-Nordschleife like the back of their hands and have contested in Germany's greatest long distance race several times.
The racing classes will sail six races, the first race being in conjunction with the King of the Derwent on Friday 2 January, followed by two harbour races on Saturday 3 January, a distance race on Sunday 4 January, and two more harbour races on Monday 5 January.
See "Half-marathon Training Made Easier" for a sample workout schedule that utilizes these principles and promises effective distance race training.
President Alastair, a lorry driver, and Geoff, who is secretary and is a fork lift truck operator, give up six days every year to marshal at the toughest long distance race in the world.
The triathlon will comprise of two races including the Herbalife International Distance Race that features a 1.

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