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 (găv′ər-nē′, gä-vär-)
A village of southwest France in the Pyrenees south of Lourdes. Nearby is the Cirque de Gavarnie, a vast natural amphitheater which is the site of the highest waterfall in France, about 422 m (1385 feet) high.
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com) which had Emma screaming with delight, our trip into the depths of the earth and two journeys up the mountain at Gavarnie.
On the 18th Clough went to Gavarnie, returning after "a hard day's riding .
Hawaii-based Hawai'i Island Air's parent company Gavarnie Holding LLC (Gavarnie) said it has appointed Michael Rodyniuk to Garvarnie's board of directors.
14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Charles Willis IV, Chairman of Gavarnie Holding LLC (Gavarnie), the parent company of Hawai'i Island Air, doing business as Island Air - one of Hawai'i's most respected regional carriers - announced today the appointment of Michael Rodyniuk to Garvarnie's Board of Directors.
2006: GAVARNIE BEAU(IRE) 9 3 F Norton 13-2 (M Blanshard) drawn (6) 8 ran
The rest of the vacation went ahead without a hitch, however, and took the youngsters on visits to Paris, Lourdes, Nice and Gavarnie in the Pyrenees.
He kept on well to hold the late rush of Gavarnie Beau by three-quarters of a length.
Produced late, he beat Gavarnie Beau by half a length and a step up in trip should not be a worry.
Gavarnie Holding has completed its purchase of Island Air from Aloha Airgroup effective May 11.
We saved the best until last - a trip to the remarkable Cirque du Gavarnie, a huge semi-circular slab of rock 10,000 feet high and easily accessible by foot.
Island Air, acquired by Gavarnie Holding LLC in 2004 and now independent from the Aloha Airgroup, is Hawaii's leading regional carrier, serving more destinations in Hawaii than any other airline.
Settled off the pace at Bath on her next start, she came with an excellent late charge to capture the 17-runner contest ( beating Gavarnie by a neck as they flashed past the post.