In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1pista de obstáculos femininecarrera de obstáculos feminine
- An obstacle course at the facility, in Sowerby Road, Acomb, York, was set alight, along with picnic tables.
- Team One reported back to the Commander as Team Two began their assault on the obstacle course.
- As a former member, I can believe it - my own initiation, as I dimly recall, involved a blindfold, several ‘dirty’ pints and an obstacle course across the Pleasance courtyard.
- The students were given the chance to tackle a range of activities, including an assault obstacle course, aerial runway and mini bikes.
- Twenty-three robotic vehicles, designed to operate without human guidance, set off yesterday to navigate through a desert obstacle course in a US military-sponsored race.
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