lap turn

lap turn

In naval mine warfare, the maneuver a minesweeper carries out during the period between the completion of one run and the commencement of the run immediately following.
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She expected to be timed out at the first lap turn but she wasn't.
The route follows tarmac paths within the Park but is liable to some flooding in bad weather particularly near the start / lap turn around.
"Then in the team pursuit she did a two-and-a-half lap turn at the Worlds which was the longest of anyone from any team, and for such a young athlete to be able to do that is unbelievable.
at the last lap turn I ran on my last breath," said competitor Federico Rodriguez.
FIA race director Michael Masi sent the cars out behind the safety car and the traditional single formation lap turned into three as he assessed whether the conditions were ideal for racing.By the second formation lap, the eager drivers were yearning to get on with it.
The last lap turned out to be an edge-of-the-seat thriller with Hussain crossing the finish line in 14:16.924 seconds, a mere 0.072 seconds ahead of Ali (14:16.996).
And that's what we did as the last lap turned out be decisive.