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race meeting

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1. (Horse Racing) a prearranged fixture for racing horses (or sometimes greyhounds) over a set course at set times
2. (Individual Sports, other than specified) a prearranged fixture for racing horses (or sometimes greyhounds) over a set course at set times
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Noun1.race meeting - a regular occasion on which a number of horse races are held on the same track; "the Epsom race meeting was an important social event"
meet, sports meeting - a meeting at which a number of athletic contests are held
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
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Tenders are invited for Horse Racing Ireland And Subsidiaries Have A Steady Requirement For Racing Images From The Various Race Meetings Throughout Ireland And The Uk.
Chase course lightly raced on at two race meetings.
The auction saw 191 lots with majority of horse owners and trainers, who are regular participants in the race meetings run at QREC every season, in attendance.
The season will see a total of 48 race meetings, with the big race meetings, including HH the Emir's Sword Festival, Qatar Derby, Qatar Oaks, Qatar Gold Sword, bringing in some of the biggest names in international horse racing for a shot at prestigious wins.
The new season will include 20 race meetings at Meydan (pictured), 11 at Jebel Ali Racecourse, 15 at Abu Dhabi, 10 meetings at Al Ain Racecourse and six at Sharjah Racecourse
During their meeting, Queen Elizabeth praised Sheikh Mohammed's role in supporting British equestrian sports through theparticipation of his horses in race meetings, especially the English Derby, WAM added.
Chepstow holds 33 race meetings every year including the Coral Welsh Grand National just after Christmas.
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Huw Williams, general manager, Warwick Racecourse, said: "The beauty of horse racing is being able to hold two completely different themed race meetings just days apart.
It has an atmosphere all its own, reaches out to an estimated worldwide TV audience of a staggering 600 million and represents the only bet of the year for countless viewers who have little or no interest in any other race meetings.
Caterham is launching a series for 13 to 16 year olds that features six one-day race meetings un the UK using specially designed karts.