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stride

in gait (usually walking or running): the interval between an event of one foot (e.g. heel-strike or toe-strike) and the next occurrence of the same event of the same foot. stride length the distance between the position (e.g. heel contact) of one foot and the subsequent position of the same foot. May also include other support devices such as crutches. Should be the same for each foot as long as movement is in a straight line (i.e. not in a curve). Usually measured in metres. stride rate the number of strides per minute.

stride

body movement during two successive steps (see step)
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NHL 15 brings all the bumps and bruises of on-ice action into the palm of your hand, thanks to the super-slick Skill Stick that allows players to protect the puck, receive passes without breaking stride, and discover an arsenal of sweet new dekes.
As the ball dropped Young sprinted into it, controlled it without breaking stride.
Without breaking stride, he simply turned his attentions to another sleepy traveller and escorted them to the car park instead, where several of his colleagues were also prowling.
Some of the movement, the handling and the passing I've seen in training, it sounds daft for professionals but shifting the ball along the line without breaking stride is a skill.
As a lover of greyhounds full stop, but also someone who is passionate about those brave, magnificent few that can clear hurdles without breaking stride and almost without a thought, I found this courageous dog's demise a bitter bill to swallow.
Jon Douglas equalised a minute before the break, firing home Joe Hanney's miscued shot without breaking stride.
The second was vintage Arsenal, a flowing move seeing Robert Pires feed Henry, whose swivel and precise pass allowed Freddie Ljungberg to smash home without breaking stride.
When Shawn Green followed with a line single to left-center, Beltre took a calculated risk, rounding second without breaking stride.
Collecting the ball from a throw-in, he held off two challenges and weaved his way into the penalty area before chipping an accomplished finish over the keeper without breaking stride.
Without breaking stride, Aston, turns his head, aghast.
The highlight of the unheralded youngster's afternoon was an incisive break through midfield that saw him leave Tom Arscott red-faced when he sidestepped the Worcester full-back without breaking stride.