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  1. Sport - Hong Kong - SKYRUNNING

    The sky's the limit for Stevie Kremer

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 08:45pm by Rachel Jacqueline

    ... to Lantau to run up Lantau Peak (934 metres). "Sky running is about getting as close to the sky as you can. I haven't seen too much of Asia yet but in the last 20 hours I've been up two peaks. "This morning we started at the beach and soon we were at the top of [Lantau Peak]. I think that's extremely unique," she said. "I'd love to see ...

  2. Sport - Hong Kong - SWIMMING

    Hong Kong's Geoff Cheah feels at home with Michael Phelps

    Posted Aug 30th 2014, 09:04pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... life here since he was one. But after finishing his studies at West Island School, he decided that to realise his dream of becoming the first local swimmer to make it to an Olympic final, he ...

  3. Sport - Other Sport - SAILING

    Five challengers sign up for America's Cup

    Posted Aug 22nd 2014, 10:45pm by NYT

    ... will replace Australia's Hamilton Island Yacht Club as challenger of record. Hamilton Island pulled out in July, the second time since Ellison won the America's Cup in 2010 in a one-off ...

  4. Sport - Hong Kong - LEFT FIELD ALVIN SALLAY

    Take shackles off Hong Kong Marathon

    Posted Aug 23rd 2014, 09:14pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... on Hong Kong Island is a task even Hercules would balk at. But it must be accomplished if the Hong Kong marathon is to rank in the same class as London, Boston or New York. The government has ...

  5. Sport - Hong Kong - SPORTS HUB

    Uproar from sports bodies over plan to shift Kai Tak stadium to Lantau

    Posted Oct 23rd 2012, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com Sports bodies furious over floating of idea to relocate proposed sports hub to Sunny Bay, Lantau and build more flats at Kai Tak instead Uproar over plan to shift stadium Hong Kong's top sports officials have hit out strongly at the government for looking to move the proposed sports hub at Kai Tak to Sunny Bay on Lantau Island, saying it would ...

  6. Sport - Hong Kong - RATIONAL REF WILLIAM LAI

    It's not just referees who need guidance

    Posted Aug 14th 2014, 10:48pm by William Lai

    ... lie-detector tests. Would similar measures work for Hong Kong soccer? Could paying homage to the Big Buddha on Lantau help end match-fixing? It would make sense for authorities to promote ethical ...

  7. Sport - Soccer

    44 police officers injured as violence mars Bastia's 3-3 draw with Marseille

    Posted Aug 10th 2014, 10:30pm by AFP

    ... "injured or bruised" when violence broke out at the stadium on the island of Corsica. A source close to the case said scores of supporters of the Bastia team attacked police outside ...

  8. Sport - Other Sport - SAILING

    Team New Zealand beat deadline for America’s Cup challenge

    Posted Aug 08th 2014, 11:27am by Reuters

    ... with the withdrawal last month of Australia’s Hamilton Island Yacht Club, who were the official challengers of record for the 35th America’s Cup, because of the rising costs. Four European challengers, ...

  9. Sport - Other Sport - SAILING

    Skip America's Cup meeting, Kiwis told

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 10:02pm by AP

    ... The withdrawal of Hamilton Island Yacht Club on July 18 was the first public sign of dissatisfaction among challengers regarding the cost, rules and location of the 2017 regatta. Hamilton Island ... Francisco. Coutts has narrowed the venue to San Diego and Bermuda, with a decision due in September. The challengers met in Los Angeles six days before Hamilton Island dropped out. According ...

  10. Sport - Rugby

    South Africa stun New Zealand to grab Commonwealth gold

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 08:17am by AFP

    ... Aiono kept the South Sea islanders pointless, Wallaby replacement Sam Myers crossing for a fourth late try. ...




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