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 Rallying - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Brindabella Motor Sport Club Australia's leading rallying club
Rallying (international) or rally racing (US) is a form of automobile racing that takes place on public roads with modified production or specially built road cars.
World Rally Championship's home news, statistics, and the official home of WRC rallying.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Rally_racing   (1288 words)

 Rally - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
rallying (also known as rally racing), a category of motorsport
A rally in certain team sports (especially baseball) occurs when a team that is behind in the score makes a strong scoring effort to make up its deficit, especially late in the game.
Rally is a sequence of shots in tennis
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Rally   (141 words)

[n] the act of mobilizing for a common purpose; "the bell was a signal for the rallying of the whole neighborhood".
[n] the feat of mustering strength for a renewed effort; "he singled to start a rally in the 9th inning"; "he feared the rallying of their troops for a counterattack".
[a] rousing or recalling to unity and renewed effort; "a rallying cry".
lookwayup.com /lwu.exe/lwu/d?s=f&w=rallying   (63 words)

By the 1970s though, rallying had come to mean "stage rallies" -- events where cars would pleasingly thunder down the straights, and more notably, fly sideways in the kind of powerslides which would please the spectators who could now access the stage and watch in bunched-up crowds.
It is the Lancia Stratos of the early 1970s which is usually concieved as the first of the 'evolution specials':- as in, the first car purpose-built for rallying as opposed to the Ford Escorts and Austin-Healey 3000s of the day which were essential standard road cars upgraded for competition.
Rally is undeniably a motorsport with it's roots fixed firmly in Europe and has remained so for many years; even today the sport is followed fanatically in the USA but only by a small handful -- like darts to the British, if you will.
www.angelfire.com /retro/mracer/splashrally.html   (652 words)

 Blake's 7 - Rallying Call
Joining Rallying Call doesn't mean you have to approve of slash, just that you can ignore without comment what doesn't interest you.
Due to the declining interest in the APA and B7 in general, Rallying Call ended up with one version, with members of both groups staying on.
But - since I am _not_ a slash fan, I do feel safe in saying that Rallying Call is a friendly place for either type of fan, with all the current participants tolerant of the opposite p.o.v.
www.hermit.org /Blakes7/Fanclubs/RallyCall.html   (567 words)

 News.... - Irish-Rallying.com
Lawler has varied experience in gravel rallying, road racing, hill climbing and endurance racing in the U.S. Co-driver Charlie Bradley, a native of Letterkenny, County Donegal, won the Production 1300 class in the Donegal International Rally in 1984 and hopes to repeat the performance in the faster Group A class.
Rally courses are kept secret until race time when route books are handed out.
The four rounds in the Yokohama Tyres Southern 4 Rally Championship will be the West Cork Rally on March 14 & 15; the Rally of the Lakes on May 2 & 3; the Wexford Rally on September 19 and 20 and the Cork 20 Rally on October 3 & 4, 1998.
www.irish-rallying.com /News/News98.html   (2110 words)

 Scotsman.com Sport - Motorsport - Rallying
RALLYING: World champion Sebastien Loeb carved out a comfortable lead in the Rally of Catalunya yesterday and Ford rival Marcus Gronholm fought back into the points positions.
SCOTTISH rally driver Bobby Mitchell is competing in the Skoda Fabia Cup in the Czech Republic...
Scottish Rally Championship leader Barry Johnson took maximum points in the second round of the County Saab Scottish Rally Championship (SRC) on the Brick and Steel Border Counties Rally at Jedburgh yesterday.
sport.scotsman.com /motorsport_rallying.cfm   (258 words)

 Lorna Smith - Rally Driver
Special Stage Rallying is one the most adrenalin-charged, exciting, sphincter gripping - and dangerous - sports in the world.
Motor rallying is a sport played by teams of two persons with one vital piece of kit - a rally car!
Anything with balls is just a game, rallying is a sport!
www.lornasmith.com /introtorally.html   (468 words)

 Insight on the News: Rallying for the war at Columbia College; conservative students at the Ivy League school fired a shot across liberal academia's bow with a pro-war rally at what once was a bastion of sixties campus activism - Nation: culture wars
Rallying for the war at Columbia College; conservative students at the Ivy League school fired a shot across liberal academia's bow with a pro-war rally at what once was a bastion of sixties campus activism - Nation: culture wars
Insight on the News: Rallying for the war at Columbia College; conservative students at the Ivy League school fired a shot across liberal academia's bow with a pro-war rally at what once was a bastion of sixties campus activism - Nation: culture wars
Security was tight at the rally, which was held on a Sunday and on the last day of spring vacation, when large numbers of students weren't likely to be around.
www.findarticles.com /p/articles/mi_m1571/is_14_18/ai_84971429   (1184 words)

Media coverage of Rallying is now increasing at an unprecedented rate and recent figures show that the worldwide television audience has trebled over the last five years, the figure of 8 billion viewers annually has recently been stated by the FIA.
Contrast a rally spectator, quietly enjoying an eventwith little other distraction, and the name of a potential supplier to a planned purchase is presented, surely the probability of that potential supplier's name being noted and remembered is much better.
The rally is a famous round of the World Rally Championship, held in Greece in early June 2003.
homepage.ntlworld.com /ie_anderson/Coventry_Automotive/rallying.htm   (1976 words)

 Motorsport Ireland :: Rallying
Special  Stage Rallying is the most popular form of Motorsport in Ireland and it continues to grow in popularity all the time.
This form of Motorsport evolved back in the 1950's from what we nowadays call Navigation Rallying.
Special Stage Rallies take place on sections of open road with a 30-mph speed limit and "special stages" which are closed to the public.
www.motorsportireland.com /index.cfm/loc/7-6.htm   (861 words)

The primary goal of rallying is to follow the route laid out by the rallymaster.
At the start of the rally you are given a sequence of instructions, most of which specify the turns necessary to follow the route (the rest provide additional information such as the speed to drive).
Some rallies specify in their general instructions that legs are timed from an outmarker to the next control.
www.contrib.andrew.cmu.edu /~moose/tutorial.html   (5927 words)

 VL of Sport - Rallying
Rally Paradise current position, news, forums, stats, archives....
Rally Live further excellent coverage of the World Rally scene, with reports from various manufacturers.
Rally Tour of Cornwall 2003 entries, marshal's corner, regulations, event format, entries etc...
sportsvl.com /wheel/rallying.htm   (693 words)

 Team SciFi Diary
There were over six hours of "brisk" rallying, mostly on gravel forest roads, which included plenty of dips, potholes, exposure (i.e.
November 11th marked the last rally of the 2005 season, and although Team SciFi wasn't able to compete in the final rally, Clif and Jason made a good showing for our first season by finishing 3rd overall in the Novice Class out of at least 34 teams.
This was the first rally for 13-year-old navigator Justin Johnston, who put forth an amazing effort in beating out 9 other novice teams for the win.
www.teamscifi.com /diary   (776 words)

 MTV.com - Choose or Lose - Headlines
In either case, today's rally was the largest ever at an American political convention and one of the biggest protests in U.S. history aimed at a sitting president.
Considering the many squabbles that took place in the weeks before the rally, the NYPD was prepared for a confrontation with demonstrators.
The rally snaked its way through midtown Manhattan and past Madison Square Garden, where the Republicans will convene this week to nominate the 43rd president for re-election.
www.mtv.com /chooseorlose/headlines/news.jhtml?id=1490642   (579 words)

 BBC SPORT Motorsport Rallying Moving service for champion Burns
Outside the church, the service was relayed on loudspeakers while replicas of two rally cars driven by Burns were parked close to the steps of the church.
He had been diagnosed with a brain tumour in 2003 after passing out at the wheel of his car on the way to the Wales Rally.
Friends and family have gathered in London to honour former World Rally champion Richard Burns, who died last month from a brain tumour aged 34.
news.bbc.co.uk /sport1/hi/motorsport/world_rally/4492170.stm   (298 words)

 Rallying 'Round Ten Commandments - CBS News
Drawing cheers and shouts of "amen" at a rally, Moore said his crusade to keep the 5,300-pound monument was not about bolstering his own political career, as some have claimed.
The rally was organized after U.S. District Judge Myron Thompson in Montgomery ordered Moore to remove the monument from the judicial building by Wednesday.
Thompson and a three-judge panel of the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals have ruled that the monument is an unconstitutional endorsement of religion by government.
www.cbsnews.com /stories/2003/08/20/national/main569263.shtml   (492 words)

 Category:Car rallying - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This category page consists of links to articles regarding any aspect of car rallying.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Category:Car_rallying   (60 words)

 Rallying Links Directory of 12/04/04
Rally and Rallying is in Tim Medwell; TMR was Born In Shepparton, Victoria
This website is all about rallying soon there will be absolutly everything you can think of in rallying.On this webpage it features a great parts finder along with knowledge to co drivers and those new to rallying, also why not join the forums.
Rally drivers, rally co-drivers, rally marshalls, rally spectators, rally organisers, rally fans, anyone interested in the world of rallying and looking for online rallying....
www.rallying.com /links.htm   (4718 words)

 The Times Herald - News - 08/18/2005 - Rallying together
Karen Montgomery, of Philadelphia, attended the rally with her family to show support because her 21-year-old son Lance Cpl. Thomas Lacorte is currently in Iraq.
Expressing the sentiment of the rally was Sister Marie St. Paul, of the Sisters of St. Joseph's in Chestnut Hill, who said: "I'm 100 percent against this war, but I'm 100 percent for the troops."
Candles were set up at the park to include the rally in MoveOn.org's vigil across the country.
www.timesherald.com /site/news.cfm?newsid=15054767&BRD=1672&PAG=461&dept_id=33380&rfi=6   (661 words)

 Rallying Cry
As exciting as PRO Rallying can be, it has remained a sport with a European accent—despite the Sports Car Club of America’s well-regarded but not heavily subscribed PRO Rally program.
That’s too bad because rallying is wild fun and a great test of the cars and teams involved.
After all, the company has been in European rallying for ages.
www.mustang50magazine.com /featuredvehicles/82799   (967 words)

 DMR - Des Moore Rallying
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homepage.eircom.net /~odonnead   (38 words)

 Rallying: Aitken-Walker Second Hand Cars for Sale in Scotland, UK
Rallying: Aitken-Walker Second Hand Cars for Sale in Scotland, UK home
Louise's career began in 1979 when she was entered in Ford's 'Find a Lady Rally Driver' competition, without her knowledge, by her two brothers and was a winner from 2000 entrants.
It was probably in 1972, aged thirteen, when Roger Clark/Tony Mason became the first British crew to win the RAC rally in their Mk I Escort, that I really got the bug.
www.aitken-walkercars.co.uk /rallying.html   (100 words)

 Saudi Champ Rallying for Drive for Development
She said when she first informed her family about her intention to participate in the rally; they did not believe her and thought she was just joking.
RIYADH, 13 March 2005 — The first Saudi female rally driver, who won the Dubai International Rally for Women a few weeks ago, said that she did not intend to upset Saudi women by the remarks she made in an interview with a Saudi daily.
He said the organizers at the rally were looking for women to join.
www.arabnews.com /?page=8§ion=0&article=60372&d=13&m=3&y=2005   (701 words)

 Welcome to time-speed-distance road rallying.
Checkpoint is a board game of rallying that offers an online rally with a big $$$ prize.
A ``rally diary'' chronicling the adventures of Bob Glickstein [former CMU student & staph member] and his partner in the March, 1989 ``Night Owl'' rally.
In a Road Rally, each team of two people--a driver and a navigator--is given a set of route directions to follow, and the speeds at which they should travel the route.
www.contrib.andrew.cmu.edu /usr/moose/plug.html   (416 words)

 Open Directory - Sports: Motorsports: Auto Racing: Rallying: Europe
Silk Rally Radio - Motorsport/Rallying resource and training site from first aid through rescue units, radio operations, marshalling, event timing, stage timing, to organising an event.
Rally Car Hire and Rental from Maxspeed - Rally Car Hire and Rental with UK rally hire and preparation specialists Maxspeed Motorsport.
Rally Review - A Dutch rally site which collects news from several rally championships.
dmoz.org /Sports/Motorsports/Auto_Racing/Rallying/Europe   (576 words)

 yaledailynews.com - Students rally for workers
The rally, which took place in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park and drew a crowd of 100,000, featured speeches by civil rights leaders and a performance by Wyclef Jean.
Union research analyst Antony Dugdale, who attended the rally in New York, said he hopes the national attention from the rally will reinvigorate support for immigrant rights in the long-term.
He said he enjoyed seeing people at the event who are part of a union composed primarily of immigrant cafeteria workers in New York City with whom he worked.
www.yaledailynews.com /article.asp?AID=23452   (624 words)

 Sweet Lamb Rally Complex - Motorsport Test Facility - Rallying - 4 x 4 Off-Road - Enduro
Rally cars that undergo development and testing plus rallying events form the majority of the use of the complex, but other activities including single venue rallying events, autotesting, off road driving and rallying, autotesting, corporate hospitality and enduro motorbike events also take place here.
The ground is suitable for all sorts of rallying events and testing work with gravel and tarmac stages available for development purposes.
Sweet Lamb Rally Complex - Motorsport Test Facility - Rallying - 4 x 4 Off-Road - Enduro
www.sweetlamb.co.uk   (146 words)

 Welcome to ParaRallying
ParaRallying has taken its name in part from the Paralympics where "Para" is taken to mean Parallel (not Paraplegic) in other words we aim to provide Motorsport at the highest level REGARDLESS of peoples disability.
No matter if you're a novice driver who has never experienced the adrenalin rush of hurling a rally car through a corner with opposite lock on full power or if you are already an accomplished competitor who would like to fine tune their skills we are here to help you achieve your goal.
We offer a unique opportunity for the disabled driver to get behind the wheel of a Rally Car and drive on both a loose gravel and a tarmac special stage against the clock driving a fully adapted car instructed by a professional Rally Driver.
www.pararallying.com   (358 words)

 BBC SPORT Motorsport Rallying
List of dates for all this year's 15 world rally rounds
news.bbc.co.uk /sport1/hi/motorsport/world_rally/default.stm   (51 words)

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