race to some place
race to (someone or something)
To move, run, drive, etc., in a very hurried or frantic manner to some person, thing, or destination. I have to race to the bank so I can deposit this check before they close. Tommy raced to his teacher to tell him what happened.
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race someone to some place
to compete against someone to see who gets to a place first. I will race you to the door. Tim wanted to race me to the corner.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.