water jump


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water jump

a ditch, brook, or pond over which athletes or horses must jump in a steeplechase or similar contest
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He added: "I saw what the water jump looked like in 1920 and luckily they've modified it since then.
"I couldn't really see the water jump. The other horse landed running at the last and headed him.
Located just a couple of kilometres after the main Hatta roundabout, in the direction of Oman, the hub also offers Hatta Drop-in, Asia's first water jump park, with a crazy jump and slide, drop-in doughnuts and drop-in tracks.
I was anticipating the big loss of momentum through the water jump landing but overall delighted to get round without any mishap."
His mount Shangani was in the midst of battle with Rebel Rebellion on his outside after the final fence of the Grade Three event before it became evident the pair were closing in on the cordoned-off area which divides the water jump from the run to the winning line.
There were plenty of other events for spectators to get excited about, including the men's 3000m steeplechase, where athletes struggled to get over the water jump.
title and will go on to compete in the world championships in Finland.Eight couples - only three of them actually husband and wife - battled it out through four heats and a final around an obstacle course which included a water jump.The championships were held at the National Trust conservation organisation's Springhill House in central Northern Ireland.
Various characteristics of water-jump technique were measured or calculated and compared using two multiple linear regressions (one for men and one for women) to determine which characteristics led to maintaining race pace speeds through the water jump obstacle.
"We looked at ways of dolling off the water jump and we put that into action on Saturday," said Lambert.
Mark, who has worked at the course for 15 months, said his favourite fence was The Chair, the 15th on the course and located just before the water jump and directly in front of the grandstands.
From the last fence leading into the back straight and near the water jump at the far bend.
TOP horsewoman Caroline Pratt was crushed to death yesterday when her horse fell on her at a water jump.