quarter-miler

quarter-miler

n
(Athletics (Track & Field)) an athlete who specializes in running the quarter mile or the 400 metres
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Besides, there are a number of talented athletes like javelin throwers Neeraj Chopra and Annu Rani, long jumper Ankit Sharma, steeplechaser Sudha Singh and quarter-miler Nirmala besides the 4x400m women's relay team that we have pinned our hopes on.
It's already been a historic season for one collegiate quarter-miler, but he's not the only one tearing it up on the track this spring in the one-lap race.
74 at April's South African Championships as part of a 400m/800m/1500m treble completed in a little over four hours, suggesting there is plenty more to come from her as a quarter-miler, even if American world number one Allyson Felix remains favourite for gold.
Comparisons between this film and the blockbuster on Milkha Singh -- India's iconic quarter-miler -- have begun and it's a no-brainer that the one on Mary will fall way short in terms of box office ingredients.
Redmond's hard-line stance, shared by the likes of Paula Radcle and fellow quarter-miler Jamie Baulch, comes from a desire to clear up another grey area.
Quarter-miler Ashwini Akkunji is set to make her international return at the quadrennial extravaganza that begins on July 23.
His mom attended the same college and was a standout quarter-miler.
He was a former Cheshire county champion quarter-miler and won many regional awards at that distance and at the half-mile and mile.
I want to prove to everybody that I'm still here, and I am still the top quarter-miler in the world," he said.
First to be affected by the new policy will be Scottish quarter-miler Lee McConnell, who had accepted an invitation to train with world 400m hurdles champion Australia's Jana Rawlinson.