cinder track


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cinder track

n
(Horse Racing) a racetrack covered with fine cinders
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
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Noun1.cinder track - a racetrack paved with fine cinders
racecourse, racetrack, raceway, track - a course over which races are run
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Translations

cinder track

nAschenbahn f
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

cinder track

n (Sport) → pista di cenere
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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"At times when the weather was poor or foggy and we were certain that nothing would be flying, we cut short the journey by cycling directly across the airfield along what was a vague cinder track - the line of the original Worcester Road, truncated at the station when the airfield was built.
The race which would make Bannister a national hero took place in front of an expectant 3,000-strong crowd at Oxford University's Iffley Road cinder track.
With two friends acting as pacemakers, Bannister churned around the cinder track four times.
After joining the nearby cinder track we bear to the right down the slope of Southend Gardens to reach a junction of routes.
WALKIES: Close to the Cleveland Way and the Cinder Track bike route that follows a former railway line, Hawsker is well-placed for walking and cycling.
Bannister is the first person to break the four-minute barrier as he ran a mile on the slippery cinder track in three minutes 59.4 seconds, the report added.
1928: The first speedway meeting on a cinder track took place at High Beech in Essex.
Her mother, now 82 years old, still bears a scar on her knee from the black cinder track when she thought she could do better than the boys!
After the 2004 season, opponents refused to compete at the decaying quarter-mile cinder track at Doyle Field, according to Danielle Lussier, a former Fitchburg High star who has coached cross-country and track at Leominster over the past decade.