donkey derby

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donkey derby

n
(Individual Sports, other than specified) a race in which contestants ride donkeys, esp at a rural fête
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WITH attractions ranging from donkey derbies to ferret racing, youngsters will be well catered for at this year's Llanfyllin Show.
The money was raised at wine-tasting sessions, beer festivals and donkey derbies and will purchase a guide dog which the club will name.
Consequently, insurance companies have had to raise their premiums for events such as donkey derbies because of the increased risk that they will have to pay out.
The problem with insuring donkey derbies, or whatever, is where the underwriters don't know anything about it.
The creme de la creme of Donkey Derbies took place at Brough Park, sometimes in front of crowds of 10,000 spectators.
As for donkey derbies - you have signed one of the most famous of recent times.
The asses, who tour Britain in the summer for donkey derbies, broke out of a field in Worplesdon, Surrey, when a gate was left open and headed for Guildford.
Thornton, who broke his lower left leg on the May Day Bank Holiday, came off twice in donkey derbies at Robert Alner's open day at Locketts Farm, Droop, in Dorset, but was none the worse for the experience.
PICTURES of Donkey Derbies on the beach and long, hot summers have brought back sweet memories to our readers.
Heather Williams, who ran donkey rides and donkey derbies at Tenby for 30 years, said the animals were ideal for young riders.
How many donkey derbies are there up and down the country and how many result in death and mutilation for the youngsters?
But in donkey derbies, one man's mule is another man's ass - and Giles got the nod because he has scored an impressive 444 runs at an average of 40 this season.