Definition of harness racing in English:

harness racing


  • another term for trotting
    • ‘To eliminate the inside post-position advantage in harness racing, all races would begin with a staggered start, the outside horse first, the inside horse last.’
    • ‘Visit Los Alamitos Race Course and enjoy the finest in quarter horse and harness racing.’
    • ‘The Harness Racing Authority of NSW has sent a directive to show societies indicating that harness racing can only be conducted on registered trotting tracks.’
    • ‘In all, there will be 10 international jumping classes and 36 national jumping competitions for horses and ponies, plus an array of other activities including harness racing at speeds of up to 65 kph.’
    • ‘Demonstrations and displays were also given by the emergency services, anglers, horse riders and falconers and the day rounded off with harness racing.’