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  1. Sport - Hong Kong - TRIATHLON

    Blocking of junior athletes under fire from former Hong Kong triathlete

    Posted Oct 24th 2014, 11:43pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... Blocking of athletes under fire The Hong Kong Triathlon Association, fighting to retain elite status at the Hong Kong Sports Institute, has been accused of neglecting four leading junior athletes ... out of the HKSI in April unless it wins a late reprieve. With its future as an elite sport in doubt, the bickering between the governing body and former athlete Andrew Wright reached a new ...

  2. Sport - Hong Kong - TRIATHLON

    Outspoken critic Andrew Wright seeks seat on triathlon board

    Posted Nov 06th 2014, 10:51pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... that decides which athletes can represent Hong Kong, as well as where they train. Only full members of the TriHK, aged above 18 years, are eligible to vote. They will have to turn up in person ...

  3. Sport - Hong Kong - TRIATHLON

    Medal-winning juniors point to 'bright future'

    Posted Oct 28th 2014, 11:29pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... is a new culture with young athletes having been identified and their performance is now outshining those of previous years," said Brownlee, the longest-standing member of TriHK's elite selection committee. There is a new culture with young athletes having been identified and their performance is now outshining those of previous years Ian Brownlee, senior Hong Kong triathlon ...

  4. Sport - Hong Kong - TRIATHLON

    Former Hong Kong triathlon hero Andrew Wright slams local governing body

    Posted Oct 01st 2014, 10:06pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay in Incheon alvin.sallay@scmp.com Ex-athlete, now coach, says he wishes he hadn't kept triathlon in Sports Institute four years ago, because nothing has changed since ... of Wright, I don't want to comment on what an ex-athlete has said. He is a private individual who is not involved with our body." Wright, a former full-time athlete at the HKSI who is now ...

  5. Sport - Hong Kong - TRIATHLON

    Triathletes eye relay to rescue Asian Games campaign

    Posted Sep 25th 2014, 11:55pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... "He is only 18 and he was competing against some world-class athletes including the Japanese who won the gold, who is 10 years his senior and much more experienced. Considering all this, ...

  6. Sport - Hong Kong - TRIATHLON

    Camden Richter, 15, has glint of Olympic greatness in her eyes

    Posted Oct 20th 2013, 05:29am by Rachel Jacqueline

    ... in Edmonton, Canada. And after that? "I really want to go to the Olympics," she replies matter-of-factly, with the level-headedness of a seasoned athlete, rather then a talented rookie. ...

  7. Sport - Hong Kong - TRIATHLON

    Hong Kong triathlon squad newly motivated

    Posted Jun 16th 2013, 12:00am by Richard Castka

    ... athletes performed very well and scored a maximum four points. If we'd had a couple more senior athletes in point-scoring positions we could have wrapped up the funding issue right there. ... improvements from our athletes over the past nine months, which has been very encouraging. We're taking small steps, but everything's looking good for the future," Kelly said. Andrew ...

  8. Sport - Other Sport - TRIATHLON

    US man dies in Alcatraz triathlon

    Posted Mar 05th 2013, 12:57pm by Associated Press in San Francisco

    ... generally, and a few iconic races in particular, are attracting an increasing number of athletes who may have an underlying medical condition or who are simply not in shape. “Escape from Alcatraz ...

  9. Sport - Hong Kong - TRIATHLON

    Triathlon winners criticise 'dangerous' bike course

    Posted Oct 14th 2012, 12:00am by Richard Castka

    ... Richard Castka But officials reject claims by victorious Eastern European athletes after Asian Cup event Winners criticise HK bike course as 'dangerous' Eastern European athletes ... Cheah from Malaysia, said the bike course was the same route that was used two years ago and it was considered "technical" but not seen as dangerous. "The athletes were walked ...

  10. Sport - Hong Kong - TRIATHLON

    Triathlon: Kelly's priority- preserving elite status

    Posted Oct 21st 2012, 12:00am by Richard Castka

    ... his new role almost two months ago. "I'd love to see our athletes given the opportunity to run around the grass track at Penfold Park, and another location I have considered is the golf club at Fanling. "When the sun sets and the golfers go home it would be great if our athletes could train on grass. We used to do this in Canada- we would go out at 5pm or 6pm ...



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