endurance contest

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Noun1.endurance contest - any long and arduous undertakingendurance contest - any long and arduous undertaking  
project, task, undertaking, labor - any piece of work that is undertaken or attempted; "he prepared for great undertakings"
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It's an off and on thing which has become an endurance contest,' Duterte said last Nov.
Back in the mid-1960s, Ford met the world at the Le Mans 24 Hours, motorsport's most grueling endurance contest, and won.
Team Parker Racing's preparations for the new British GT season have gone fully to plan and Morris has been training hard for his first ever endurance contest.
Dubai: Shaikh Juma Al Maktoum accompanied by ATCUAE president Mohammad Bin Sulayem, waved the UAE flag at 2pm on Friday to signal the start of the 11th edition of the Hankook 24H Dubai race - and with it unleashing 98 cars in the epic endurance contest at the Autodrome.
Muscat: Aston Martin V12 Vantage GT3 trio Ahmad Al Harthy, Darren Turner and Jonny Adam celebrated a fantastic podium finish for the Oman Racing Team in the Gulf 12 Hours, after securing an excellent third place result on the team's debut in the annual endurance contest.
Providing a starring vehicle for Ron Perlman, who joins director Marc Forster and writer Ben Watkins among its producers, the show strands a good cast, making the 10-episode run feel less like a gripping mystery than a grueling endurance contest.
Ahmad Al-Dawwas for his part ranked fifth in the endurance contest.
OEA will also organize the Endurance Contest on August 16th for 80 km at Khor Al Dahariz beach with the participation of stables of Dhofar Governorate.
It was an endurance contest for sure," Horton said.
Readers of books by politicians with presidential ambitions is always an endurance contest, in which we are forced to struggle through long chapters with titles such as Do We Really Want to Be Like Europe?
The team also placed first in the women's and men's speed events, as well as the endurance contest.
4 Wall Street Journal reported under the headline, "Real Estate Faces a Tough Slog to Recovery," that 2010 is going to be an endurance contest for all practitioners of commercial real estate.