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  1. 5 great: designer sporting goods

    Posted Mar 24th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... by Stella McCartney for adidas from adidas Performance Centre, 17 Hankow Road, Central, tel: 2730 0157. Badminton lovers must not miss out on this Damier monogrammed set that includes two racquets, a racquet bag, shuttlecocks and a matching shuttlecock case. Badminton set (HK$21,500) from Louis Vuitton, The Landmark, Central, tel: 2736 6100. Swap that gas-guzzling car for a designer bicycle ...

  2. What's your favourite sport?

    Posted Jun 26th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... requires mental stamina. The best part is during the very intense moments, which give me an adrenaline rush. Fanny Wu, 16 Playing badminton with friends. It not only improves flexibility ... off things for a while. Penny Pang, 18 Badminton. I'm too weak to play high-energy sports. Badminton requires just a little energy, so I can play for a long period of time. It's ...

  3. Good design catapults school to the forefront

    Posted Apr 29th 2006, 12:00am by Will Clem

    ... Will Clem To the victor go the spoils. Shap Pat Heung Rural Committee Kung Yik She Secondary School was catapulted to victory when the school's teams swept aside all comers in an innovative engineering competition last weekend. More than 1,400 second ...

  4. 'Shuttlegate' eight bring sport into disrepute

    Posted Aug 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... South Korean and Chinese women badminton players, if they had read the wall at all, failed to grasp the salient line- 'not to yield'. Their shameful play and embarrassing scenes ... China's Yu Yang, wrote a message on her microblog to say she was quitting her 'beloved badminton'. She will of course have to get the OK from China's sports officials to step down ...

  5. The Beijing 2008 Olympic Games

    Posted Mar 05th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... services for international business and luxury facilities for tourists. CIA World Fact Book: www.cia.gov Flags for the World: http://flagspot.net B The Sport- Badminton Badminton is a racquet ... that is divided by a net. Badminton does not use a (1)____________________. It uses a (2)__________________ projectile known as a shuttlecock. Since the shuttlecock is strongly affected by wind, ...

  6. People first?

    Posted Oct 03rd 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Central government leaders mingled with the National Day crowds in Beijing, kissed children, danced and kicked shuttlecocks. Part of a 'people first' media blitz, does the top-level playfulness signify any deeper change? Share your views: write ...

  7. Your chance to try whole new ball game

    Posted Jun 24th 2010, 12:00am by Wong Yat-Hei

    ... Wong Yat-hei If it's too windy to play badminton in the park, and the squash courts are fully booked, you could try waveball. It's a new racquet sport that can be played almost ... that includes passing and catching the ball behind the back and between the legs. Solo is more of a trick showcase. In groups, a net is used to divide the two teams and played like badminton,' she ...

  8. Shuttlecock champions heading for nationals

    Posted May 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Kevin Kung To most of us, a shuttlecock is what badminton players hit over the net. But shuttlecock is also the name of a game in which players use the feet or any other part of the body- ... The shuttlecock, or jianzi, is made up of a heavy rubber end with four feathers stuck into it. The court is similar to a badminton court. The height of the net for girls is 1.5 metres, the same ...

  9. Alvin Sallay

    Posted Jan 13th 2008, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... When badminton stars Wang Chen or Yip Pui-yin succeed, the Sports Institute is quick to take credit. Similarly cycling, table tennis or windsurfing, some of the other sports resident ... to the prize money available, is on par with, say, badminton? Or do you think athletics can be compared to windsurfing? It's all apples and oranges. You can't lump all sports in one basket ...

  10. First 'Lady'

    Posted Jan 30th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Club down in Central. Originally a small clubhouse with grounds, the LRC has developed into a rambling spread of tennis, squash and badminton courts, swimming pools, a fitness room, lounge ...



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