scratch race

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Noun1.scratch race - a race in which all contestants start from scratch (on equal terms)
race - a contest of speed; "the race is to the swift"
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Jamie Thomson won the sprint to the line for gold in the Youth B Boys scratch race, just ahead of Luis Ryder of Edinburgh RC and Isaac Small of Deeside Thistle.
Cycling Velodrome, April 15, 20-KM Individual Road Time Trail (One Cyclist Each University, 30-KM Team Road Time Trail (Six Cyclists Each University), 20-KM Individual Road Scratch Race (Six Cyclist Each University).
The Great Britain athlete shocked everyone, including herself, by winning gold in the 10km scratch race at the Track Cycling World Championships in Poland earlier this month.
The 24-year-old shocked everyone, including herself, by winning gold in the 10km scratch race, saying: It was amazing, a really nice surprise.
Britain's only gold of the week came in a non-Olympic event as Elinor Barker won the women's scratch race, while the two team pursuit squads collected silver behind Australia and there was bronze for Hayter in the men's omnium.
For Mills in the Under 9s, the event consisted of a three-race omnium over a 400m track, involving a onelap sprint, three-lap pursuit and then a three-lap scratch race.
COVENTRY'S Emily Kay won a bronze medal in the women's scratch race after a number of near misses on the Gold Coast.
The next increase in events was in 1995, when the 500-meter time trial was added to the program, and it stayed that way until 2002 in Copenhagen, Denmark, when the women's program jumped to six events with the addition of the keirin and scratch race. At that time, the men had nine medal events.
Moazami Goudarzi participated in the scratch race at the Velodrom Nasional Malaysia of the Western Malaysian town of Nilai on Saturday, and finished as the vice champion.
And she finished second in the elite women's scratch race ahead of a number of top riders, including Olympic gold medallist Dani King.
BEN SWIFT (UAE Team Emirates) Age 29: Quit Sky after seven years in search of more prominent role, track world champion in scratch race in 2012.