10,000 sign up for charity races
An early morning call will be required by competitors in the fifth staging of the Unicef Half Marathon, which begins at 6.15am tomorrow at Hong Kong Disneyland. The half marathon event will precede three 10-kilometre races and a 3km fun run that collectively will see 10,000 runners support the Unite for Children, Unite for Aids campaign, which is the fund-raising focus of this year's event. The 10km events will begin at 7am with an elite race and will be followed by two further starts at 7.30am and 7.45am. A 3km fun run will start at 8.15am.