starting line


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starting line

n. Sports
The point or line at which a race begins.
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Noun1.starting line - a line indicating the location of the start of a race or a game
line - in games or sports; a mark indicating positions or bounds of the playing area
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The incident was recorded March 1, according to Iowa Starting Line.
Around 35,000 cyclists are expected to take to the starting line below Table Mountain for the race .
Kipyego will, however, jostle for a starting line up in the setting department against Joy Luseneka while Chebet will be out to catch coach's eye alongside experienced Diana Khisa, Shyrine Jepkemboi and on-form Edith Wisa in the centre position.
Season 26 consisted of six teams with pre-existing relationships who were all dating couples, with five additional teams who were set up at the starting line on blind dates.
There will be several zones at the starting line, and the zone you need to head to will be denoted by your race number and badge colour.
But the Starting Line is indeed bringing to a close an interesting eight-year run, during which it brought a bit of sharp pop sensibilities into an emo-punk scene that had been veering toward the cartoonish.
Punk-pop band the Starting Line has a show Wednesday at McDonald.
Echoing his earlier remarks to a surprised James Farmer, he told the students and faculty at the most prestigious school of higher education for blacks in the world, "You do not take a person who, for years, has been hobbled by chains and liberate him, bring him up to the starting line of a race and say 'you are free to compete with all the others,' and still justly believe that you have been completely fair.
The one constant is the return to the starting line after the directional move to the next yard line.
Have students line up behind the starting line to take turns for each trial.
Doug was hired by Debbie Gilstrap of the American prisoners aid organisation Starting Line which entertains inmates across the USA.
Davidson, commissioner of the Department of Recreation and Parks, and Mack-Cali vice president Mark Dumo will be at the starting line.