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  1. School relay rowers pull together for their teams

    Posted May 19th 2011, 12:00am

    ... of the day- the Grade A girls' and boys' 4 x 500m relay races. Good Hope sent Florence Ho Yin-chiu, Constance Woo Wing-yan, Mavis Wong Hoi-yi and Chloe Fan Chun-ka to defend their gold medal ... their deficit and I felt guilty that I couldn't row faster, so I was very unhappy after the race. I need to thank my teammates, they cheered me up.' Although Good Hope won the Grade A relay ...

  2. Results keep relay team in running for Olympics

    Posted Jul 02nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Richard Castka Athletics officials were quietly celebrating last night after the Hong Kong men's 4x100m relay team retained their 10th place in the world rankings- and Olympic qualification- after the Osaka international meet in Japan. 'The sprint relays in the European championships will take place overnight so technically there is still a possibility for our team ...

  3. WAC women's team set relay records

    Posted Sep 06th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... JESSIE HUI The women's relay team from Watson's Athletic Club (WAC) set two new records in the 4x1,500 metres relay at the Hong Kong Open Athletic Meet 2005 (Race One) on Sunday. ... missed second spot- by 0.02 seconds. In the 200m, Lai Chun-ho clocked an impressive 22.44 seconds to clinch gold, while Genis Chan won the 110m hurdles (15.36 seconds). Race Two will be held ...

  4. Tortured relay

    Posted Apr 10th 2008, 12:00am by Gwynne Dyer

    ... Hitler's people arranged for 3,442 racially pure Aryan runners to do a relay race with an 'Olympic torch' along the 3,442km-long route from the Temple of Hera on Mount Olympus to the stadium in Berlin. There had never been a torch connected with the original Olympic Games in ancient Greece, and the revived Games got along without an international relay race just fine for 40 ...

  5. Athletes and coaches ask why they were not invited to take part in historic relay

    Posted May 01st 2008, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... on the selection criteria revealed.' Mr Hung, who came 13th in the individual road race at the 1988 Seoul Olympics, was not invited to join the relay. Coaches are disappointed that none of them were ... A former athlete who won the first Asian Games gold medal for Hong Kong 22 years ago is upset that she was not asked to join the Olympic torch relay, while coaches are disappointed ...

  6. Veteran trio show youth the way home in relay

    Posted Oct 27th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the inaugural Watson's Cross-Country Relay championships at Yuen Long yesterday. Neil Tait ran the first of the three 5.2km legs for AVOHK but came into the transition area some 15 seconds adrift ... was a tremendous run on a very demanding course.' In the women's race, a similarly mature team from the Hong Kong Ladies Road Runners Club A team- Christine Double, Claire Wilson, a former 800m ...

  7. Teen swimmer bound for Beijing torch relay

    Posted Aug 10th 2005, 12:00am by Jonathan Powell

    ... Jonathan Powell Teenage swimmer Sze Hang-yu will fly to Beijing today to represent Hong Kong in a torch relay to promote the All-China National Games. The Games will be held in Nanjing, the capital of Jiangsu province, in October, and the torch relay around the capital signals the official build-up to the four-yearly competition. The 17-year-old will be accompanied on the three-day ...

  8. Relay ruling leaves Hong Kong in cold

    Posted Feb 13th 2004, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay Olympic team event in Athens open only to world's fastest Hong Kong's 4x100 metres men's relay team will not be taking part in this summer's Olympics in Athens. They will not be making up the numbers after the International Olympic Committee (IOC) ruled that the popular relay events will only be open to the 16 fastest teams in the world. ...

  9. Race in the woods to test runners' determination and athletic skills

    Posted Sep 07th 2004, 12:00am by Jonathan Powell

    ... scheduled for September 26, promise to test the determination and athletic skills of Hong Kong's top youth and adult runners. 'With more than 700 runners and some 150 relay teams in last year's competition, this year's event is expected to create more excitement among runners,' said Alan Wong, race director of co-organisers, the Hong Kong Amateur Athletic Association ...

  10. Professionals offer tips for athletes in run-up to race

    Posted Sep 14th 2004, 12:00am by Jonathan Powell

    ... the determination and athletic skills of Hong Kong's top youth and adult runners. The second leg of the race, a relay, will be held on Sunday, October 31. More than 500 entries were received ... and sports psychology. Ms Cheng spoke about pre-race exercises, such as breathing and progressive muscular relaxation techniques. Lee Kar-lun focused on pre-race preparation and running techniques, ...




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