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  1. Brave move as Canto-pop dancer gets physical with masters of a French art

    Posted Nov 12th 2010, 12:00am

    ... of Parkour, smooth physical movements are used by individuals to get over, around and through obstacles- think Spider-Man-like hopping around Manhattan- and this particular troupe is among the best ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    With Olympics over, time to inspire a sporting life

    Posted Sep 02nd 2012, 12:00am by WALTER CHEUNG

    ... Walter Cheung Walter Cheung says it's up to parents, teachers and business leaders to promote the benefits of physical exercise- both at a personal and community level- and convince ... potatoes are now determined to engage in regular physical exercise or participate in sports? According to a study commissioned by the Department of Health in 2010, sedentary lifestyles are common ...

  3. PC blues

    Posted Mar 07th 2005, 12:00am by Margaret Cheng

    ... costs associated with physical inactivity were estimated at more than US$76 billion. US researchers have also calculated the benefits of spending money to increase exercise levels. They found ... Between the ages of 25 and 30, a man is supposed to be at the peak of his physical powers. He's over the energy-sapping growth of adolescence; has filled out as his muscles have grown ...

  4. Let's get physical

    Posted Dec 11th 2011, 12:00am

    ... a guide to physical play between parents and children written by American physician Anthony DeBenedet and Lawrence Cohen, a licensed psychologist specialising in play therapy. 'An obsession ... and physical education classes across the world.' It's not much different in Hong Kong. Our public parks are riddled with signs prohibiting all manner of activities- no dog walking, ...

  5. Shape shifters

    Posted Apr 01st 2011, 12:00am

    ... Yoga with combination of Yoga posture [asana] and breath control [pranayama] with consciousness with particular sequences everyday works the best to both my physical and mental body.' Muk ... up for it by doing a lot of walking. 'I can't find the motivation to get to the gym after work so if I want to do a little more exercise, other than netball, I'll run along ...

  6. Not enough time, say the unsporty

    Posted May 31st 2007, 12:00am by Judy Ngao

    ... Baptist University's department of physical education and commissioned by the Sports Federation & Olympic Committee of Hong Kong, China (SF&OC). About 1,200 people aged 15 or over ... groups who took part in leisure-time physical activities and the type of activity they favoured. The survey was also aimed at arousing public awareness about the physical and mental development ...

  7. Get off the couch, turn off the TV and live longer

    Posted Jul 25th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Smoking, as we know, is bad for our health. It can kill. But few of us would have placed a lack of regular exercise into quite the same category- until now. A report released on Friday ... findings is that the deaths of almost 6,500 of these people could be attributed to a lack of exercise. This translates to the cause of death for one in five Hong Kong people. The survey ...

  8. Flying finish to physics lesson

    Posted Jul 08th 2010, 12:00am by Jocelyn Wong

    ... Jocelyn Wong Students learned a useful physics lesson after successfully launching hundreds of water-bottle rockets they designed over the weekend. The water rocket propulsion competition at King George V School in Kowloon saw 400 primary and secondary school students take part. The event was part of the 'Energy for Learning- Flight of Hope' programme organised ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - DEFENCE

    PLA exercise waking up islanders

    Posted Sep 06th 2012, 12:00am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... Cheung Chi-fai chifai.cheung@scmp.com Residents say they have been rudely awakened by mysterious noises for the past few mornings PLA exercise waking up islanders Mysterious noises that have awakened residents of outlying islands and rattled their windows recently are believed to come from a People's Liberation Army exercise being conducted in waters south of Hong Kong. ...

  10. Military movement 'just an exercise'

    Posted Jun 17th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Emily Tsang emily.tsang@scmp.com Top security officials yesterday moved to reassure the Hong Kong public that a movement of People's Liberation Army military hardware through the streets of the city late on Friday night was no more than a normal troop redeployment exercise. Photos of more than a dozen PLA armoured personnel carriers (APCs), trucks and bulldozers appeared ...




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