obstacle race

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obstacle race

n
(Athletics (Track & Field)) a race in which competitors have to negotiate various obstacles
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Noun1.obstacle race - a race in which competitors must negotiate obstaclesobstacle race - a race in which competitors must negotiate obstacles
foot race, footrace, run - a race run on foot; "she broke the record for the half-mile run"
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Translations
سِباق الحَواجِز
forhindringsløb
akadályverseny
hindrunarhlaup
prekážkový beh
engelli koşu

obstacle race

n (Sport, fig) → Hindernisrennen nt
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

obstacle race

n (Sport) → corsa ad ostacoli
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

obstacle

(ˈobstəkl) noun
something which prevents progress. His inability to learn foreign languages was an obstacle to his career.
obstacle race
a race in which runners have to climb over, crawl through etc obstacles such as tyres, nets etc.
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Spartan Race is a series of obstacle races of varying distance and difficulty and marathon distances, noted the statement.
The park itself features giant slides, ball pits, climbing walls, gladiator podiums, obstacle races and balance challenges.
And, with Cyprus' two main obstacle races on the horizon, you've plenty to look forward to.
This year there will be 400 5k and 10k races held across the country, plus 'muddy' obstacle races for grown ups and kids.
The camp is catered to children of ages 1-13 years old, providing them different ranges of activities from Arts and Crafts, Recycling, Gymnastics, Martial arts, Kickboxing, Capoeira, Zumba, Hip-hop, French language, Underwater Animal theme day, Obstacle races, as well as Educational games and much more.
The Spartan race truly gives justice to its name, as the series of obstacle races with varying distances and range of difficulty seems like an undertaking fit only for the fiercest and toughest warrior society of ancient Greece.
Muscat: One of the world's toughest obstacle races is coming to the Sultanate.
Speaking about getting the Tough Mudder to Muscat, Nic Cartwright, managing director of Sabco Sports, said, 'Obstacle race is a fast-growing sport and people in Oman like obstacle races.'
"There is enough for the tough guys to have their fun,but they (organisers) also made sure that it was accessible for peoplewho just want to come and have fun and experience the obstacle races aswell," he told Gulf Times.
99 per cent of obstacle races will have more than one obstacle, in which you will be required to carry heavy objects such as buckets, sandbags and logs.
"I am very interested in fitness and sports and often run obstacle races and love a challenge.