Sprinters

Some articles on sprinter, sprinters:

Sprinter (Victorian Train) - Service
... Sprinter services started in with 7001’s ("Sir Hubert Opperman") introduction in December 1993 and were progressively rolled out across the network, operating to interurban ... Sprinters were the first Victorian passenger trains to run at 130 km/h, and enabled acceleration of some services by up to 15 minutes ... Due to the introduction of VLocity stock Sprinters have been returned to short-haul duties ...
Queensland Ambulance Service - Vehicles
... its fleet of vehicles in metropolitan areas to Mercedes Sprinters with the new livery, which is intended to allow for a uniform vehicle across Australia ... These vehicles (Mercedes Sprinters) are used by both Advanced Care Paramedics (ACPs) and Patient Transport Officers ... carry patients, however they carry much of the same equipment as the Sprinters, and are able to get to scenes relatively quickly ...
Cycling Sprinter - Sprinter Tactics
... In conventional road races, sprinters may bide their time waiting until the last few hundred metres before putting on a burst of speed to win the race ... large group sprinting for the win some sprinters may have team-mates, so-called domestiques 'leading them out' (i.e ... keeping pace high and sheltering the sprinter) so that they have a greater chance of finishing in the leading positions ...
Keene Fitzpatrick - Early Years - Natick Hook and Ladder Company
1870s and 1880s, New England was "the home of the professional athlete." Teams of professional sprinters formed in New England ... sport thrived, and Fitzpatrick was one of the leading sprinters ... Sprinters took up residence in small towns and competed with the local fire companies that engaged in hose races with other companies ...
Sprinter (Victorian Train) - Accidents and Other Problems
... The Sprinter fleet had a number of initial teething problems, including failures to trigger boom gates which led to their temporary removal from service shortly after initial introduction ... Only two major accidents involving a Sprinter has been recorded – the first occurred on 20 November 1996 at the Spencer Street Rail Motor Depot ... At around 1730 Sprinters 7010+7008 shunted out from the platforms at low speed after disembarking passengers from an up service ...