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  1. Schofield finishes third in Seoul

    Posted May 22nd 2005, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Murray Bell Glyn Schofield finished third in the opening round of the jockeys' invitation meeting in Seoul yesterday, marking the opening of the Asian Racing Conference. Schofield rode Fournine and came in third behind local rider Park Tae-jong on Arirangchampion and Shin Hyoung-chul on Spade. Of the other visiting riders, Michael Cahill finished sixth, Larry Cassidy ...

  2. Stewards throw out Williams's appeal

    Posted Apr 16th 2005, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken The season is all but over for Australian rider Craig Williams after the Jockey Club last night dismissed his appeal against a 16-meeting ban for his riding of Trust Me last month. Williams will ride today at Sha Tin then return to race riding from June 19- leaving him with just the final two meetings of what, paradoxically, is his best season here. Two more winners, ...

  3. Three-pound solution won't help struggling local riders

    Posted Jun 22nd 2005, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... jockeys. Eddie Lai Wai-ming is a solid rider who holds his own against the highest quality roster anywhere, and has ridden a Group One winner for the now-retired Ivan Allan- Self Flit in the 2003 ... is gathering on his skills in the saddle. Unless something happens soon, this young man's career aspirations will be all washed up. So, is the three-pound allowance for local riders the right ...

  4. Disabled riders hot to trot in 2008 Games

    Posted Apr 28th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chandra Wong Disabled riders from Hong Kong have the ability to debut their skills at the 2008 Paralympics in Beijing- given the right assistance. Two disabled riders have already won ... will not be good enough to compete at the Paralympics,' he said. Local riders also needed more experience, he said. The association runs Hong Kong's only disabled riding school, with locations ...

  5. Golden beginning for tour riders

    Posted Dec 21st 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... said.'Also the race is held fairly early in the morning. I believe the traffic during that time will not be that heavy.' Wong Kam-po, Hong Kong's top rider and runner-up in the tour ... Shen Jinkang, head coach of Hong Kong cycling team, echoed Wong's comments. 'Being familiar with the course is not an advantage for road race riders,' he said. 'Cyclists can ...

  6. New allowance to benefit local riders

    Posted Oct 31st 2005, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... having thrown its weight behind local jockeys and apprentices in a very real way. As of tomorrow, leading local rider Howard Cheng Yue-tin, who has been competing successfully against the cream of the expatriates on level terms, will gain the benefit of a two-pound allowance. So will Eddie Lai Wai-ming and Simon Yim Hin-keung. The biggest winner among the local riders will be Way Leung Ming-wai, ...

  7. Riders told to lock up bikes as thefts soar

    Posted Sep 17th 2005, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... Paggie Leung Thefts of motorcycles have shot up this year- and the Boxing Day tsunami is partly to blame, say police. They are urging riders to ensure their bikes are securely locked. ... Franki Yang Wai, founder and spokesman of the Hong Kong United Front for Motorcyclist Rights, urged riders to lock their bikes, using metal chains, with good-quality padlocks secured to railings, ...

  8. Top teen rider revs up for Beijing Olympics

    Posted Oct 13th 2005, 12:00am by Jonathan Powell

    ... Championship series in Guangzhou earlier this year. After his wonderful performance in Nanjing, Wong's prospects look even brighter. The talented rider has been involved in the sport for more than 10 years. 'He has been doing well this year, having shown he is better than other riders from all over China,' said coach Shen Jinkang. 'He has the skills and the physique ...

  9. 'Car boys' get head start on jigsaw-challenged riders

    Posted Nov 17th 2005, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay in Macau Rivals Michael Rutter and John McGuinness both couldn't remember the last time they did a jigsaw puzzle. And it showed yesterday as their team of six motorcycle riders finished last behind the world touring car squad and the Formula Three mob as the 52nd Macau Grand Prix got off to a light-hearted start. The three teams of six were asked to complete ...

  10. HK riders making progress

    Posted Aug 17th 2005, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... Paggie Leung Hong Kong show jumpers are progressing promisingly at the World Cup qualifier in Kuala Lumpur, with riders Charlotte Morse and Jennifer Chang Rui-hui finished third and sixth respectively in the second leg of the Southeast Asian World Cup League. Part of a five-member local squad aiming to win a place in April's World Cup finals, Morse and Chang competed in a field ...




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