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  1. Unsung heroes

    Posted Oct 20th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Kevin Kung Name Alvin Chui Wui-chung School Choi Hung Estate Catholic Secondary School Grade Form Six Sport Cross-country and athletics Achievements Alvin, 17, is a long-distance runner ... in the Southern District Cross Country Race. He is captain of his school's cross-country team. He came ninth in the Grade A boys' category of the 2010-11 Division Two Inter-school Cross Country ...

  2. Wet, muddy course tests cross country runners

    Posted Oct 03rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Richard Castka Hong Kong distance runners got their first true test of cross country running yesterday when the Gigasports Hong Kong Cross Country Championship was staged over a rugged ... 'This was my first cross country race ever, and I didn't expect it to be like this at all,' said Hong Kong international triathlete Joyce Cheung Ting-yan (pictured), who won the senior ...

  3. Football flab to fit and fab

    Posted Jul 05th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Jeanette Wang jeanette.wang@scmp.com It's hard to believe Eric LaHaie once played American football professionally, but that was 20kg, five years and another country ago. Since moving ... Crossing last year. How did you go from football player to ultrarunner? I played American football from age five through university, and then professionally for a couple of years in Europe, so ...

  4. Indifference, sad to say, crosses borders

    Posted Oct 26th 2011, 12:00am

    ... First there was Yueyue, the two-year-old Foshan girl who died last Friday after being run over by two cars as passers-by ignored her plight. Now, a rape victim in Dongguan, who lay ... if the country has sacrificed humanity for materialism. The central government even sponsored a Taoism conference this week in Beijing in hope of finding moral guidance from ancient wisdom. All ...

  5. Letting legal knowledge cross borders

    Posted Oct 26th 2011, 12:00am

    ... The one country, two systems policy preserved the judicial system of Hong Kong as it was under colonial rule. As bonds between Hong Kong and the mainland have become tighter, integration ... all of which are related to the work that they have been doing,' he said. Currently, CityU's School of Law runs three Chinese judges programmes- the JSD (Chinese Judges), the Master ...

  6. When social networking crosses the line

    Posted Sep 20th 2011, 12:00am

    ... penalise students for their activities on social networking websites. Some students from Hong Kong International School were given demerits after using bad language on Facebook. In countries ... Facebook'. Opposing this intrusion into their private lives, teenagers from Hong Kong and other countries have created Facebook groups to discuss the issue. Some groups have attracted more than ...

  7. Quickest way to run into problems

    Posted Jul 18th 2011, 12:00am

    ... threaten to cast a shadow over the country's technological and construction prowess. Politics too often drives projects on the mainland. With the aim of showing the party's achievements, the 200 billion yuan, 1,318km line was pushed to a pre-set completion date, just as was the world's longest cross-sea bridge in Shandong province that opened without lights and gaps in safety ...

  8. Runaway trainer

    Posted Sep 13th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Saffery and the answer you'll get is: run. The last day he says he didn't run was December 30, 2003. Sleep has certainly taken a back seat to running on several occasions ... at least 60 laps, or 100 kilometres. Does he consider himself addicted to running? 'No,' says Saffery. Spoken like a true addict. How did you get started in running? I started running ...

  9. Risk and reward

    Posted Sep 25th 2011, 12:00am

    ... running 250 kilometres in the Sahara to raise money for a children's charity. His wife, Katy, thinks he's mad. Next Sunday he will start running four consecutive marathons and a double ... It was easier on the rugby field when he had teammates around him. But long distance, nay ultra-distance, running is way different. It is lonely and dangerous. This risk factor is what challenges people ...

  10. Spirited teens run the good race

    Posted Feb 22nd 2011, 12:00am by Kevin Kung

    ... the way to claim the junior title and overall fourth place. Despite losing to Ho-yin once again after the Jing Ying Cross Country Tournament, runner-up Steven Ing was happy to clock his personal best in the race. 'I got the second runner-up place for the 10km challenge for the second year running. I did the best I could do today but Ho-yin was better,' Steven said. ...




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