Racing crab

(Zool.) an ocypodian.

See also: Racing

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A woman reacts as racing crabs are about to be released at a pub called the 'Friend in Hand' in central Sydney, on August 21.
This is the place for skimming stones, racing crabs and fishing for tiddlers in the rockpools.
If this picture of two fishermen afloat could be mistaken for Stanhope Forbes, his Sport on the Shore (circa 1890), a painting of two boys racing crabs on the beach, could equally pass for the work of Henry Scott Tuke.