A feeling that one must hurry to keep ahead and not be left behind
To dream of running a race shows disappointment and anger, especially with your lover.
To dream you are riding in a horserace is a sign of good and presages much success in life; you will speedily receive some joyful news, possibly from your lover.
(Car racing; Competition; Contest; Horse race; Pigeon racing) Racing on foot in a dream means activities, actions, accomplishments, workout, amusement, playfulness, idling, a vacation, or travelling without a purpose.
If a sick person sees himself racing in a dream, it means his death.
If a poor person sees himself racing in a dream, it means financial gains.
If a traveller sees himself racing in a dream, it means returning to his home. Horse racing in a dream means indulging in what is forbidden, arrogance, self-deceit, or guaranteeing the success of what has no prospect of succeeding. Horse racing in a dream also could mean engaging in a dangerous adventure that could lead to one’s death, corruption and divisiveness. Pigeon racing in a dream means sodomy. Car racing in a dream means exceeding the boundaries of safety, or crossing into the boundaries of danger.
Wanting to reach the goal in a hurry. Haste. That holds true for your external as well as internal goals. Racing—whether it is a marathon, an auto or horse race—is always connected to stamina and not “getting out of breath.” This dream symbol appears often during stress situations. On the other hand, racing is also an image of ecstasy.
(see Marathon. Running)