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  1. Pedal power makes school green

    Posted Jan 08th 2008, 12:00am by Rebecca Tsui

    ... An energy-generating bicycle teaches students the value of energy, writes Rebecca Tsui Students from Tsang Pik Shan Secondary School will get hands-on experience of energy conservation thanks to a bicycle set up at the school. The energy-generating bicycle aims to show the students how valuable energy is. The bicycle, in the school's sports ground, stores the energy ...

  2. Rising stars learn tricks of the trade

    Posted Apr 27th 2010, 12:00am by Wong Yat-Hei

    ... his achievement will persuade his school to relaunch its bicycle team which was disbanded in 2000. 'When I joined the school, it had no bicycle team,' he said. 'But I heard from senior students that our school used to have a bicycle team but it was disbanded after an accident. I hope the school will set up a team again. After all, the school wants students to be engaged ...

  3. Young cyclists unaware of need for safety, poll finds

    Posted Jul 18th 2011, 12:00am

    ... University study found that one in every five pupils could not ride a bicycle, and the vast majority of those who could did not wear any safety gear. The university's physical education ... at the university, said yesterday that the percentage of pupils who could not ride a bicycle in Hong Kong was higher than elsewhere. Half of the respondents who could ride a bicycle said they had had ...

  4. My Olympics

    Posted Aug 15th 2008, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... done to get ready for 2008,' she said. One area that had seen improvement was transport, she said. People travelled with their bicycles instead of using other vehicles, to help reduce traffic congestion and improve air quality. She and her friends rode bicycles from their university in Haidian district to Tiananmen Square, a trip of about 15km. 'Beijing has been improving ...

  5. News - China - CHINA DIGEST

    China Digest, November 28, 2012

    Posted Nov 28th 2012, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... more than 4,000 families and feature 500 hotel rooms plus offices and clinics. Man wrecks 67 bicycles Zhuzhou police detained a 37-year-old man last week for allegedly damaging 67 bicycles since last month, Voc.com.cn reports. The man, who was diagnosed with schizophrenia three years ago, said he liked damaging the bicycles and it had become a habit that he could not break. Police ...

  6. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, June 4, 2013

    Posted Jun 04th 2013, 12:00am by LETTERS

    ... for cyclists. There lies the potential danger of accident between the cars and the bicycles if one is not familiar with the road condition. Most of the time, the cyclists form a single line on their way ...

  7. Liu Boming: dogged resolve pays off

    Posted Sep 27th 2008, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... his bicycle on a muddy road, even though temperatures of minus 30 degrees Celsius before dawn and after sundown are the norm in Heilongjiang in winter. His teacher wanted him to take ... him to strive to become an astronaut. In 1998, the dream came true. Although he missed out on the Shenzhou VI mission in 2005, the same boy who rode his bicycle in terrible weather to save ...

  8. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, April 6, 2013

    Posted Apr 06th 2013, 12:00am by LETTERS

    ... and I will leave others to judge whether that would make sense. Chris Tringham, Sha Tin   Seeing need for 'sleeping policeman' I refer to the letter by P. Kevin MacKeown ("Bicycles ...

  9. One man helps put thousands through school

    Posted Mar 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... because the child asked him to buy a bicycle. It reminded me of my own experience nine years ago. A girl I helped also asked for a bicycle so she could ride to school. I refused. But when I went ... What the children in mountainous areas need and want most is indeed a bicycle. When she finished her studies and was working in Dongguan, I bought her a motorcycle. In 2000, I gave 13 pupils ...

  10. Lifestyle - Family & Education

    Parents play important role in kids' fitness

    Posted Mar 26th 2013, 12:00am by Jeanette Wang

    ... coaches. To engage young people in a fun way, a BMX (bicycle motocross) fun day and long-distance running training courses were recently introduced. Following the new study findings, the LCSD says ...




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