(Of a racehorse) start a race: only four of the fifteen entries go to post
More example sentences
- Strong winds and Aintree's quick-draining course saw the going dry up again but rain is predicted to arrive once again before the runners go to post for the big race at 1610 BST.
- Young Scotton goes to post in the opening race, the Highland Spring Novices' Hurdle.
- At York, the colt was quietly reintroduced by not passing the noisy stands when going to post.