sack race


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sack race

n.
A race in which the contestants compete by jumping forward with their legs enclosed in a sack.

sack race

n
(Games, other than specified) a race in which the competitors' legs and often bodies are enclosed in sacks
sack racing n

sack′ race`


n.
a race in which each contestant has the legs enclosed in a sack and moves forward by jumping.
[1880–85]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sack race - a novelty race in which competitors jump ahead with their feet confined in a sacksack race - a novelty race in which competitors jump ahead with their feet confined in a sack
race - a contest of speed; "the race is to the swift"
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sack race

ncorsa coi sacchi
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There were boys' races and girls' races, races of young women and old women, of fat men and fat women, sack races and three-legged races, and the contestants strove around the small track through a Bedlam of cheering supporters.
Events like running race, Sack race, chair fun, balloon breaking, tug of war, lemon gathering, lemon spoon competition, ball passing and football shootout.
De Boer is a bestpriced 2-1 in the sack race betting.
The Duke of Rothesay wore sunglasses as he enjoyed Highland dancing, a three-legged race and the sack race at the Mey Highland Games in John O'Groats.
The students enthusiastically took part in sack race, tuf-of-war, musical chair, Mad pot race, pillow fighting, 4X60m relay races of female and male, class-VI sack race3, followed by a grand traditional atharn dance.
Those who could not take part in the races headed to more fun competitions such as sack race, spoon and lemon race for ladies, bread eating competition and the ring game.
Sack race, slow cycling, table tennis and other sports contests were also held with active participation by boys and girls.
ere will be a sack race, a 60-metre dash, a three-legged race and a Caribbean barbecue and lots of jerk chicken.
Several small events were put in place for the party, including sack race, which her boyfriend Casper Smart won, trampolines for guests and their kids and water balloons, the New York Post reported.
Lewis Reed, 20, a student, from Whitley Bay: "My favourite school sports day event was the sack race.
And as our pictures how there were some close-run races and mixed luck for the comptetitors in the sack race and egg and spoon events.
Thirty-two organisations competed in the day event that included basketball, volleyball, badminton, table tennis, even traditional Filipino games such as the sack race, obstacle race, and many more.