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  1. Schools battle the bulge

    Posted May 26th 2007, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... Celine Sun Wong Kim-fung is proud that very few students at his school are overweight. The physical-education teacher said the Hong Kong Baptist Convention Primary School, in Tsuen Wan, encouraged students to join all kinds of sports events after classes, which had helped them keep fit and healthy. 'Aside from two physical lessons every week, students are offered... swimming, ...

  2. Former crime fighter a dab hand at serving food

    Posted Sep 12th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Enoch Yiu enoch.yiu@scmp.com For former police inspector May Wong May-ping, the crime-fighting skills she picked up on the force have proved just as useful in reviving her ailing family restaurant. As a police officer, Wong excelled in physical exercise, discipline and observation. When she reopened her father's shuttered Yixin Restaurant in 2003, those abilities were useful ...

  3. Week ahead

    Posted Jun 19th 2011, 12:00am

    ... for new mums Physical therapist Adrian Yahvah teaches stretching and strengthening exercises to relieve pain due to postural problems and repetitive lifting. The Body Group, 17/F, 10 Pottinger ...

  4. letters

    Posted Jan 08th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... students from self-learning and all their leisure time is spent on study. Too little time is allotted to exercise and hobbies. When students do not have time to relax, it can lead to physical ...

  5. listening+

    Posted Oct 22nd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... 9 Which of the following is NOT one of the characteristics of their league? a. flashy b. loud c. wild d. physical e. packed with spectators Question 10 According to Sin, what is the best place ... games organised by companies. c. People play it as a form of exercise. d. People enjoy impromptu play. e. People enjoy basketball more when its rules have been changed. Answers: 1. b, 2. c, 3. ...

  6. Letters

    Posted Nov 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in an obsequious reply that they were very sorry but this is their policy. Beware of China Airline's 'gotcha!' capitalism! Mark Deamer, Wan Chai Tackling HK child obesity Lack of exercise ... price rise for sugar-sweetened beverages reduces consumption by 8 to 10 per cent. Students could be encouraged to take part in after-school recreation programmes to increase their physical ...

  7. Happenings

    Posted Jun 07th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Kin-ming (F. 5D) triumphed in the boys' A Grade race. Green House were the overall champions, followed by Red House, Yellow House and Blue House. The Physical Education team's hard work ... materials. The English teachers at the school where I teach encouraged Form Four students to take part in an Oral Interview Scheme at the Peak on April 30 (pictured left). The exercise was aimed ...

  8. Letters

    Posted Feb 15th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... which sets out its rights and obligations. The PLIs are required to exercise due diligence and professional judgment in considering loan applications, and to ensure that the loan approval ... received many reports of domestic workers in Indonesia being subjected to physical and psychological abuse, as well as economic exploitation. Domestic workers are isolated, work out of the public ...

  9. Sports institute's pool ban unfair to swimmers

    Posted Dec 10th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the physical fitness of Hong Kong people.' Imagine my shock, therefore, on discovering that, from the end of last month, I could no longer have my daily workout in the institute's swimming ... that electronic road-pricing (ERP) will interfere with his 'right' to drive his car wherever and whenever he chooses. Imagine, though, if each of the 2 million-plus households exercised the same ...

  10. Around town

    Posted May 05th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Feldenkrais Workshops Theatre du Pif artistic director Bonni Chan conducts workshops on the Feldenkrais Method that combines gentle exercises with body-awareness training. In Cantonese and English. ... Inquiries: 8203 0299 Cocorico French comedy duo Patrice Thibaud and Philippe Leygnac perform a physical theatre work that includes music, contortionist acts and mime. A Le French May programme. May ...




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