hurdler hurdler  /ˈhɜr də lər/


  • (n) an athlete who runs the hurdles


  1. By the start of the summer, the protective cocoon around the hurdler had reached epic proportions.
  2. Spanish hurdler Maria Jose Martinez Patino never doubted her femininity until she arrived in Kobe, Japan, in 1985 to compete at the World University Games.
  3. A hurdler runs for his peopleand winsat Athens Song Aree Korean women are sweeping golf's prizes Muttiah Muralitharan A cricketer spins into controversy.


  1. Three Vandals earn All-American Honors after competing at the NCAA Championships

    Pole vaulter Jeremy Klas, along with hurdler Liga Velvere and javelin thrower Ugis Svazs all competed at the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championship at the University of Oregon in Eugene, Ore. over the weekend. ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Argonaut

  2. WT hurdler Lacour receives LSC honor

    The Lone Star Conference named West Texas A&M junior hurdler Cameron Lacour its Outdoor Track Athlete of the Year, the conference announced Tuesday. Lacour finished seventh in the 110-meter hurdles in 14.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Amarillo Globe-News

  3. Katie Grimes Wins Dick Bynum Award

    AMARILLO -- Texas Tech hurdler and Canyon High School graduate Katie Grimes won the 7th annual Dick Bynum Award Tuesday afternoon.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: KAMR Amarillo

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