barrel racing

barrel racing
noun Date: 1941 a rodeo event for women in which a mounted rider makes a series of sharp turns around three barrels in a cloverleaf patternbarrel race nounbarrel racer noun

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Barrel Racing — Wrtimedevent event eventcourse =|Barrel racing is a rodeo event in which a horse and rider attempt to complete a pattern around preset barrels in the fastest time. Though both sexes compete at the youth level and in some amateur venues, in… …   Wikipedia

  • barrel-race — barrel racer, n. /bar euhl rays /, v.i., barrel raced, barrel racing. to compete in a barrel race. * * * …   Universalium

  • barrel-race — barrel racer, n. /bar euhl rays /, v.i., barrel raced, barrel racing. to compete in a barrel race …   Useful english dictionary

  • barrel race — barrel racing. a rodeo event, usually for women, in which a horse and rider must race in a zigzag pattern around three barrels, competing for the fastest time. * * * …   Universalium

  • barrel race — barrel racing. a rodeo event, usually for women, in which a horse and rider must race in a zigzag pattern around three barrels, competing for the fastest time …   Useful english dictionary

  • barrel race — /ˈbærəl reɪs/ (say baruhl rays) noun a rodeo event in which a horse runs around three barrels in a clover leaf pattern, the horse with the fastest time winning. –barrel racer, noun –barrel racing, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • barrel race — noun see barrel racing …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • barrel racer — noun see barrel racing …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • Thoroughbred horse racing — is a worldwide sport and industry involving the racing of Thoroughbred horses. It is governed by different national bodies. There are two forms of the sport: Flat racing and National Hunt racing. National Hunt racing can be further divided into… …   Wikipedia

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