harness racing

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harness race

A horserace between standardbreds harnessed to sulkies.

harness racing n.
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Noun1.harness racing - a horse race between people riding in sulkies behind horses that are trotting or pacingharness racing - a horse race between people riding in sulkies behind horses that are trotting or pacing
horse race - a contest of speed between horses; usually held for the purpose of betting
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