scratch race


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Noun1.scratch race - a race in which all contestants start from scratch (on equal terms)
race - a contest of speed; "the race is to the swift"
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The 20-year-old won the Scratch Race and was third in the Madison despite a mid-race fall for partner Germain Burton.
Trott had led Britain's women team pursuit squad to an emphatic win on Thursday, before the unexpected bonus of another gold on Saturday in the scratch race.
A formidable women's group including Welsh duo Elinor Barker and Ciara Horne are joined by Katie Archibald, Joanna Rowsell Shand and Laura Trott to compete across the individual pursuit, scratch race and omnium events for Great Britain.
Dame Sarah Storey took two laps on the field to win the women's points race and there was a second British title for Oliver Wood in the men's scratch race after his success in the team pursuit.
Winning in Ponferrada would surpass anything he has previously achieved, although Swift won the scratch race world title on the track in Melbourne in 2012.
The trio, who won Olympic gold together in the team pursuit in London two years ago, flopped in the chaos of the women's 10km scratch race, as 24 riders battled the congestion over 40 laps of the Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome.
Australia also moved on to 13 gold medals after Annette Edmondson won the women's 10-kilometre track cycling scratch race ahead of
10pm), Men's Scratch Race (Sunday 3pm) Born: Barnsley - March 12, 1985 Team: England Sport: Cycling Biography: Grew up in Holmfirth and began cycling with Holme Valley Wheelers.
Wapda gave fresh boost to its claim for retaining the title by winning the 100 kilometre scratch race and one kilometre team sprint.
Points and scratch race you can definitely train as a road rider.
Manchester-based Crampton's victory was Britain's third gold of the meeting after the women's team pursuit quartet won in a world record time and Owain Doull triumphed in the men's scratch race.
events, road scratch race, road individual time trial, road team trial while the track events including individual pursuit, Olympic sprint, team pursuits, elimination.