cross country

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Noun1.Cross country - a long race run over open countrycross country - a long race run over open country  
race - a contest of speed; "the race is to the swift"
Iditarod, Iditarod Trail Dog Sled Race - an important dogsled race run annually on the Iditarod Trail
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The V40 Cross Country is Volvo's answer to those who want a small five-door hatchback but with a more 'off-road' and rugged look.
The V40 Cross Country will be offered in only one variant in India, the D2, that comes with a 2 litre, inline five-cylinder engine that produces 150bhp of maximum power.
He went on to finish 22nd at the national Foot Locker Cross Country Championships in 15:45.
The Pupkewitz National Cross Country Championships which were hailed as a resounding success saw the likes of Beata Naigambo, Lavinia Haitope, Mynhard Kawanivi and Johannes Skrywer battling it out in the terrains of Rehoboth in order to be crowned as National Champions over the cross country event.
Top jockey Richard Johnson, who won this year's Cross Country Chase on Balthazar King for trainer Philip Hobbs, said it would be unfair to blame the course for the fatalities.
The club was also the location of this year's Asian meet, as well as the Arab Cross Country Championships in 2006.
But now he is back in training and aiming to run in the British Universities Cross Country championships in Dundee on February 6.
But Cross Country drivers won't cower m the face of Explorers and Suburbans.
Summary: Global sales of cross country ski equipment are estimated to exceed US$ 50 Mn in revenues by 2022-end.
It looks set to be an East African affair again at the front of the senior women's race at the IAAF World Cross Country Championships in Aarhus, Denmark this weekend.
figure By BERNARD ROTICH figure By DENNIS LUBANGA North Rift's Samuel Chebole won the Junior Under-20 National Cross Country Championships at the Eldoret Sports Club on Saturday.
Boys cross country: Hersey's Methner picks up Gatorade award