road race
noun see road racing

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • road race — noun see road racing * * * road race, a race between cars, bicycles, or the like, that takes place on a road instead of a track. The course in an automobile road race has all types of curves, including sharp corners, and often hills. –road racer …   Useful english dictionary

  • road race — ▪ cycling  in bicycle racing, a contest run on a course marked out over open roads and highways. It may be several laps of a closed circuit, a point to point or town to town race, or a combination of several point to point stages lasting several… …   Universalium

  • road race — noun A race run on roads rather than a track …   Wiktionary

  • road-race — adjective noun …   Wiktionary

  • Peachtree Road Race — Infobox Road race name = Peachtree Road Race size = 100 location = Atlanta, Georgia flagicon|USA first run = July 4, 1970 distance = 10 kilometers (6.2 mi) registration = 55,000 (in 2007)The Atlanta Journal Constitution Peachtree Road Race 10K,… …   Wikipedia

  • Cycling at the 2008 Summer Olympics - Women's road race — Infobox Olympic event event = Women s cycling road race games = 2008 Summer caption = venue = Urban Road Cycling Course km to mi|126.4|precision=1|abbr=yes date = August 10 competitors = 66 nations = 33 win value = 3:32:24… …   Wikipedia

  • Manchester Road Race — Race Details Location: Manchester, Connecticut First run …   Wikipedia

  • Cycling at the 2008 Summer Olympics – Men's road race — Infobox Olympic event event = Men s cycling road race games = 2008 Summer caption = The field shortly after the start. venue = Urban Road Cycling Course km to mi|245.4|precision=1|abbr=yes date = August 9 competitors = 143 nations = 55 win value …   Wikipedia

  • Around the Bay Road Race — Around the Bay Road Race, is the oldest long distance road race in North America, held in Hamilton, Ontario since 1894, 3 years before the Boston Marathon. This 30 kilometre race is also known as the Billy Sherring Memorial Road Race. cite web|… …   Wikipedia

  • Mount Washington Road Race — The Mt. Washington Road Race has an 11% grade, averaged over 7.6 miles. The Mount Washington Road Race is a 7.6 mile road running event that follows an auto road going from the base of Mount Washington in New Hampshire nearly to the mountain s… …   Wikipedia

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