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  1. Mixed fortunes for HK riders

    Posted Dec 19th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chan Kin-wa Hong Kong enjoyed mixed fortunes in the fifth stage of the Tour of South China Sea in Guangzhou yesterday. Wong Kam-po took third place in the 117km circuit race, but Chan Chun-hing (pictured) was forced to quit after fracturing his right eye ...

  2. Rankings failure costs HK riders Beijing Games berths

    Posted Oct 09th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Cycling Union (UCI). HK riders failed to improve their position, remaining sixth in the Asian tour rankings despite sweeping the top six spots at last month's Hong Kong Championships, ... we are not eligible to send two additional riders to Beijing next year,' said Walter Yue Ka-lok, executive director of the Hong Kong Cycling Association. 'We are still waiting ...

  3. 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 ...

  4. Teenage rider makes history

    Posted Aug 13th 2003, 12:00am by Jonathan Powell

    ... The teenager came second in the junior 24-kilometre points race - the best-ever achievement in that category for any Hong Kong cyclist. Female rider Wong Wan-yiu tasted success in the junior road race. She won bronze in the individual time trial. Last year another young rider, Lam Kai-chung, won bronze in the junior elimination race at the championships, and it was back in 1991 that Wong ...

  5. HK riders face tough foreign challenge

    Posted Dec 25th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Doha. 'We have to rely on other riders such as Wu, Chan Chun-hing and Lam Kai-tsun. The trio is working very well after the Asian Games,' said Shen. 'We hope to win several stages ...

  6. Hong Kong riders eyeing medal haul in Malaysia

    Posted Sep 06th 2006, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... Celine Sun A full-strength Hong Kong team set off tomorrow for the Asian championships in Kuala Lumpur- their most important warm-up for December's Asian Games. The riders returned empty-handed from last year's championships in India, but coach Shen Jinkang is confident his nine-member squad can do better this time. 'All the good riders in Asia are expected to come ...

  7. Wu to lead local riders in HK-Shanghai race

    Posted Apr 17th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... It's a dream come true for young cyclist Wu Kin-sun, who has been chosen as captain of the SAR team for the inaugural Tour of Hong Kong Shanghai next month. Wu, 21, who won the 2005 Tour of South China Sea, will lead the squad because Hong Kong's number one rider, Wong Kam-po, will race for his French team. The new event is being promoted as Asia's version ...

  8. Wong to lead HK tour team

    Posted Oct 26th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chan Kin-wa Wong Kam-po (pictured) will lead the six-rider Hong Kong team in this year's 600km Tour of the South China Sea, which starts in Shenzhen on December 8 and finishes in Hong Kong five days later. The event has attracted 120 riders from the mainland and countries including Japan, Russia, Australia, South Korea and the United States. The Hong Kong stage, sponsored ...

  9. Wong puts his younger rivals in the shade again

    Posted Mar 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... road-race champion, riding for the Hong Kong team, who will celebrate his 39th birthday tomorrow, outpaced four other riders in the final sprint to clinch the 131-kilometre stage in New Taipei City in two hours, 58 minutes and 37 seconds. The group had broken away from the peloton with 20km left. German rider Dirk Muller of Nutrixxion Abus was second and Floris Goesinnen of the Netherlands, ...

  10. Coach Shen waits 16 years to unearth gem

    Posted Aug 05th 2012, 12:00am

    ... featured again, with sprint and keirin being the two major short distance track events at the Olympics. 'People may think Asian riders cannot beat the stronger Westerners in these events, but this is not true,' he said. 'From Jiang to another Chinese rider, Guo Shuang, and now Lee, they can all stand on the medal podium. They also have a lot of fast-twitch fibres in their leg muscles ...




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