high hurdles


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high hurdles

n
(Athletics (Track & Field)) (functioning as singular) a race in which competitors leap over hurdles 42 inches (107 cm) high
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Senior Isabella Pierce won the 100-meter high hurdles in a time of 16.70 and the 300 low hurdles in 48.45.
Gary Brown, who was third in the 120-yard high hurdles and fifth in the 180-yard low hurdles in 1959 and later served as choir director at the school, will be inducted along with the 1984 girls swim team that placed second at state.
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GARDNER -- A year ago, Gardner High's indoor track coach Ken Pelletier thought Aly Comeau had genuine potential, especially in the high hurdles. But, even though he had coached for many years, he wanted an expert's opinion.
Formal constitutional amendment involves high hurdles, though Abe eventually hopes to achieve that.
Florida already has high hurdles for a malpractice victim.
The study raises concerns that the high hurdles faced by this sector are creating a bottleneck by limiting the choice available to firsttime buyers and creating a scarcity of potential home buyers higher up the chain.
In the 2nd category competitions, Muhammad Jabri, on his horse Corner Z, came first with two mistakes in a record time of 46, 08 seconds, wheras Muhammad Al-Hayek came second in 37,17 seconds with 12 mistakes after a showdown after they emerged equal in the first half of the game on 135-cm high hurdles.
Others who stood on the podium included Rebecca Linney (second in 800m) and Jon Croasdale (third high hurdles).
Polk always insisted that the 110 high hurdle race was very difficult for all runners, and that the reason that hurdlers hit so many of the last hurdles was that they were not conditioned to running full flights of high hurdles.
tax system raises very high hurdles compared to other countries," the report's authors concluded.
However, in Lausanne he pulled away from the duo to slice the biggest margin from the high hurdles record since Renaldo Nehemiah lowered it by 0.21sec to exactly 13secs in 1979.