flying start


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flying start

1. (in sprinting) a start by a competitor anticipating the starting signal
2. a start to a race or time trial in which the competitor is already travelling at speed as he passes the starting line
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Commenting on the report, Shadow Education Secretary, Darren Millar, said: "We've been saying for a long time that Flying Start simply isn't working for the overwhelming majority of families in need of support.
It's a real privilege to receive the award but it's not just for me, I see it as being a tribute to all Gwynedd health visiting and Flying Start teams.
8220;Having developed and proven our Flying Start methodology implementing Salesforce's Sales Cloud and Service Cloud, we have been able to quickly deploy a similar solution for Pardot,” said Vijay Proddhutur, Co-CEO of Accelerize 360.
Brtish Airways launched Flying Start with Comic Relief in 2010 to raise money to help children that live unbelievably tough lives in the UK and around the world.
Saddlers manager Smith praised his team's flying start, but insisted they can still improve.
nz to find your Regional Business Advisor, or find a list of ANZ Flying Start Workshops and get in touch with your local ANZ Regional Business Banking Manager on 0800 269 249.
At least half of the proceeds from the text-to-win competition will go to Flying Start, British Airways' global charity partnership with Comic Relief, and there is also a free-to-enter competition.
Mary Barry, British Airways community investment manager, said: "We are absolutely thrilled to team up with One Direction for this fantastic competition and we're so grateful to them for giving us this chance to raise lots of money for Flying Start.
BARRY LYNCH, who will graduate from the Darley Flying Start programme next month, will join the Irish office of Lillingston Bloodstock at Mount Coote Stud later this summer.
Dubai Dutch driver Peter Kox made a flying start as the Dunlop 24 Hours of Dubai race got underway at the Dubai Autodrome yesterday afternoon.
An eagle at the first gave the local hero a flying start as he toppled Ian Poulter off the summit of the leaderboard.
The Welsh Government programme Flying Start aims to support young children in the most disadvantaged areas.