The starting barrier is crucial to successful horse-racing; together with the finishing line, its operation is scrutinised at every race and by everyone for all the time it takes to get a race started! During the key operations:
Starting barriers must perform smoothly and reliably to avoid the nuisance of false-starts.
getting the horses into the stalls,
horses and jockeys awaiting the starters orders,
the actual start and similtaneous opening of all the doors,
and then the removal of the barrier from the track
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