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  1. Race in the woods to test runners' determination and athletic skills

    Posted Sep 07th 2004, 12:00am by Jonathan Powell

    ... scheduled for September 26, promise to test the determination and athletic skills of Hong Kong's top youth and adult runners. 'With more than 700 runners and some 150 relay teams in last year's competition, this year's event is expected to create more excitement among runners,' said Alan Wong, race director of co-organisers, the Hong Kong Amateur Athletic Association ...

  2. Happenings

    Posted Oct 15th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in the school's upcoming Golden Jubilee celebration events. Hong Kong Chinese Women's Club College held their Annual Athletic Meet on September 16 and 21 at the Siu Sai Wan Sports Ground. ... it especially hard for the athletes. But they tried their best and did not give up. The first day ended with Ruby House leading. On the second day of the meet, the atmosphere was more tense ...


    Posted Sep 06th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... for the disappointment of not doing well in my favoured event. When I crossed the finish line I said, Can this be true? I want to say Chinese people are the best. It's every athlete's dream of winning ...


    Posted Jan 28th 2004, 12:00am by Clint Hutchison

    ... with Clint Hutchison RACE ONE, RATED 40-15 (C5), 1,650 METRES Money Express showed improvement in his final 1,200 metres gallop (1.26.9) and looks primed to run well. Pretty Double has picked up the quality of his work and his final 400 metres (24) breeze ...

  5. Paralympic athletes anticipate big pay day

    Posted Jun 19th 2004, 12:00am by Unus Alladin

    ... Unus Alladin Hong Kong's paralympic athletes are expected to reap a financial bonanza as they chase cash awards being offered as part of the Hang Seng Athlete Incentive Awards Scheme. While the 'able-bodied' athletes competing in the Olympics in August will be chasing up to $1 million in cash awards for winning gold in Athens, the SAR's disabled athletes have ...

  6. Trackwork

    Posted Jan 07th 2004, 12:00am by Clint Hutchison

    ... with Clint Hutchison RACE ONE, RATED 40-15 (C5), 1,000 METRES Bullish Kid displayed some improvement in a trial on December 30 and a better run is expected. Sun Power worked in a stylish manner in his final gallop over 800 metres (49.3) and is fit and wel ...

  7. Stay drug-free, Chinese athletes told

    Posted Jun 16th 2004, 12:00am by Unus Alladin

    ... Unus Alladin in Beijing Fine of 80,000 yuan to deter cheats as the net is spread Athens-bound Chinese athletes have been warned they face lengthy suspensions and hefty fines ... swimmers at the FINA World Championships in 1998, has made it clear it wants a clean image before Beijing hosts the Olympics in 2008. Doped athletes could face suspensions from all competitions ...

  8. Elite athletes gaining recognition: survey

    Posted Jan 15th 2004, 12:00am by Jonathan Powell

    ... Jonathan Powell A new survey shows that public recognition of Hong Kong's elite athletes has increased over the past five years. Studies were conducted by the Social Science Research ... that Hong Kong athletes do well in international sports. A further 16 per cent felt it is 'very important'- nearly double the 1999 level of 9 per cent. The surveys also show a growing ...

  9. Athletes champion the nation's cause

    Posted Oct 01st 2004, 12:00am by Unus Alladin

    ... years' time in Beijing, hundreds of thousands of Chinese athletes were training hard, hoping to be among the chosen few. As China reflects on its unprecedented success in Athens, where it won ... characters urging athletes to win glory for their motherland through 'patriotism, unity and struggle'. Most of these athletes will ultimately fail to bring glory to the motherland, ...

  10. Olympic run to support HK athletes

    Posted Jun 18th 2004, 12:00am by Jonathan Powell

    ... participants will form giant human Olympic rings as a gesture of support to the Hong Kong athletes who will compete at the 2004 Athens Games. There will also be a mini-torch run to celebrate the Games. ... with sports celebrities and athletes who have qualified for Athens. The aim is for the participants to cover a total of about 9,000 kilometres (less than 5km each), the approximate distance from Hong ...




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