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cross-country

a long race held over open ground
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cross-country

A flight with more than one predetermined destination but without landing at any of these except the last one.
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The duo launched its team, AZ Racing, in Muscat on Monday to announce its participation in the World Cup for Cross-Country Rallies and Cross-Country Baja, beginning with the Baja event in Russia from February 14-17.
class="MsoNormalTergat is one of a half-a-dozen winners of the world title who have been invited to Aarhus to celebrate 200 years of cross-country running when the 43rd edition of the championships take place.
They are suitable for both beginners and long cross-country skiing enthusiasts.
In Davos, Cologna also appreciates the World Cup course on which the elite of cross-country skiing compete for points every December.
He also joined Bill Dortch's boys cross-country program in the fall of 1980 as the assistant coach.
Navy veteran Dan Cnossen (Topeka, Kan.) recorded a gold-medal sweep, taking the men's sit-ski biathlon sprint, men's cross-country sprint and men's cross-country mid-distance titles at the U.S.
- Cross-country skiing ladies' 7.5km + 7.5km skiathlon (16:15)
On Sunday, the fifth annual Dro.Me.A Racing 12-km cross-country race will take place in Klirou.
At school, most of us did cross-country on the coldest or wettest of days, when the sports pitches were rock hard or waterlogged.
Led by Olympic medallist Beckie Scott, a team of Olympic heroes spent the day with the students, encouraging them to learn cross-country skiing.
FORMER Wallsend athlete Danielle Hodgkinson warmed up for next weekend's British Indoor Championships with a second place in the Midlands Women's Cross-Country League fixture in Wolverhampton.
Cyr's senior cross-country season was quite memorable, for her individually and as a team captain.

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