Contest may refer to:
- Contest (novel), by Matthew Reilly
- "Contest" (Bottom), an episode of the British sitcom Bottom
- Contest, Mayenne, a village and commune of the Mayenne département in France
- Contest (ship), an Australian ship sunk in 1807
- HMS Contest, the name of various ships of the British Royal Navy
- "The Contest", a 1992 episode from the U.S. situation comedy Seinfeld
- The Con Test, an Australian game show which airs on Network Ten
- CONTEST, codename for the British government's counter-terrorism strategy
- Will contest
Other articles related to "contest":
... The National Hollerin' Contest, first held in 1969, is an annual competition held in Spivey's Corner, North Carolina ... The contest, held on the third Saturday in June, was inaugurated in order to revive the almost-lost art of "hollerin'", a sophisticated vocal ... Contestants from the contest have appeared on The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson and the Late Show with David Letterman ...
... Palio della balestra in Lucca, on July 12 ... It is a crossbow contest ...
... ("Wow, wow, wow, how happy I'll be") was the Norwegian entry in the Eurovision Song Contest 1969, performed in Norwegian by Kirsti Sparboe ... The song's failure in the contest, coupled with Norwegian sales of 50,000 copies, gave some vindication to both sides in the ensuing debate, which filled Norwegian newspapers for much of the summer of ... Due to the chaotic finish to the 1969 Contest, which featured four songs being declared "joint winners" as there was no provision for a tied result ...
... "Olé, Olé" (Hebrew script עולה, עולה) was the Israeli entry in the Eurovision Song Contest 1985, performed in Hebrew by Izhar Cohen ... he and the group Alphabeta had won the Contest with "A-Ba-Ni-Bi" ... It was succeeded as Israeli representative at the 1986 Contest by Moti Giladi Sarai Tzuriel with "Yavo Yom" ...
... the Irish spokesperson at the Eurovision Song Contest 2008 ... part in the Romanian National Final for the Eurovision Song Contest 2011 where she performed her 2010 entry in the Contest and the ABBA hit "Happy New Year, alongside Chiara ...
Famous quotes containing the word contest:
“You may be always victorious if you will never enter into any contest where the issue does not wholly depend upon yourself.”
—Epictetus (c. 55135)
“The contest ends at midnight tonight
But you can submit again, and again.”
—John Ashbery (b. 1927)
“Another danger is imminent: A contested result. And we have no such means for its decision as ought to be provided by law. This must be attended to hereafter.... If a contest comes now it may lead to a conflict of arms. I can only try to do my duty to my countrymen in that case. I shall let no personal ambition turn me from the path of duty. Bloodshed and civil war must be averted if possible. If forced to fight, I have no fears from lack of courage or firmness.”
—Rutherford Birchard Hayes (18221893)