Horses have a frog in each hoof -- a thoughtful provision of nature, enabling them to shine in a hurdle race
In women's 400m hurdle race
, Vishnu Priya won the gold medal by finishing with a season-best time of 1:02.5 seconds.
A(r) Mohammad Akram Sahi, HI(M), SI(M) male athletes will be participating in 9 competitions (100m, 200m, 400m, 400m hurdle race
, 110 hurdle race
, long jump, high jump, 4X400 relay race) while female athletes will take part in 6 events (100m, 200m, 400m, 800m, high jump, long jump).
The event saw a 110-metre hurdle race
, 5,000 metre race, javelin throw, pole vault, 100X4 dog race, hammer throw, triple jump, high jump, discus throw, 200, 400, 800 and 1,500 metres race, cycle race, musical chair, tug of war, bag race, staff race, staff children race and long jump.
Plus, look out for him steering red-hot favourite Footpad in the second, and if they win all eyes will be on Faugheen in the feature 3.30pm Champion Hurdle race
Those 20 competitions include 100m, 200m, 400m, 800m, 1500m, 5,000m, 10,000m, 110m hurdle race
, 400m hurdle race
, long jump, triple jump, high jump, disk throw, shot put, javelin throw, pole vault, 4x100m relay race, 4x400m relay race, marathon race and hammer throw, he said.
Barry Geraghty riding L'Ami Serge clear after the last to win The Sky Bet Supreme Trial Novices' Hurdle Race
at Ascot racecourse yesterday
How many hurdles have to be cleared in a 400 metres hurdle race
What a great atmosphere we had at the track on Saturday night when the highlight had to be the hurdle race
won by dual Grand National Winner Baran Bally Hi.
The standard sprint hurdle race
is 110 metres for men and 100 metres for women.
The field for the StanJames.com Fighting Fifth Hurdle race
which gets under way at 3.10pm next Saturday, is headed by no other than Binocular who will be joined by a host of other good horses.
"He'll run in a hurdle race
at the end of the month, another at the end of February and then head to Aintree."