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  1. News - Hong Kong - RACING

    Former chef finds his oeuvre in hooves at the Sha Tin racecourse

    Posted Dec 06th 2013, 04:28am by Ernest Kao

    ... in the racing stable of famed horse trainer Derek Cruz at the Sha Tin racecourse. After embarking on a four-year apprenticeship with the Hong Kong Jockey Club, Chan was able to obtain his certificate ... Longines International Races in Sha Tin, one of the most important fixtures in the racing calendar for the world's leading horses, jockeys, trainers and owners. Joy and Luck's race could ...

  2. Rocket Man's HK fan club dress for success at Sha Tin racecourse

    Posted Dec 11th 2010, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... sprinter (pictured) trots on to the turf tomorrow at Sha Tin for the International Sprint, die-hard fans will be waiting. And you can spot them wearing the 'I'm a Rocket Man' T-shirt ... nothing.' Whittaker promises to blow his horn- loudly- at Sha Tin tomorrow and cheer the horse home. Another fan named Karki, the owner of the Guru Indian restaurant in Soho, won a bit more money. ...

  3. Organisers go flat out to adapt Sha Tin racecourse for equestrian Paralympics

    Posted Sep 02nd 2008, 12:00am by Anneliese O'Young, Prudence Lui

    ... Prudence Lui and Anneliese O'Young Transforming Sha Tin racecourse, the Olympic equestrian venue, for the Paralympics is taking every minute of the fortnight between the two competitions, but the equestrian Paralympics chief has nothing but praise for the job that is being done. Seventy-three athletes will use 72 horses, with one horse shared. The arena for spectators ...

  4. Lap of honour

    Posted Dec 10th 2004, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... described Sha Tin's new $400 million parade ring as 'the world's first truly 21st-century racecourse'. Addressing a VIP guest list including Chief Secretary Donald Tsang Yam-kuen ... will soon become a Hong Kong landmark the local community can utilise for special occasions. 'Sha Tin racecourse is clearly setting the standard in terms of top-class facilities to match its ...

  5. Kip Deville struggles with the 'opposite' direction

    Posted Dec 06th 2008, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... racecourse in the process. Egyptian Ra has thrived since joining the Tony Cruz stable this year, winning two of his three starts and finishing a slightly unlucky second to Viva Pataca in the Sha Tin ... are on the inside of the dirt tracks and therefore the radius of the turns is also very tight. So a sweeping turn like Sha Tin, going the opposite direction, was completely new to Kip Deville and he tried ...

  6. Wired device found buried at racetrack

    Posted Mar 22nd 2007, 12:00am by Clifford Lo, Murray Bell

    ... In June 2002, a cleaner found a nail bomb under a seat in the grandstand at Sha Tin racecourse while 9,800 soccer fans were leaving after watching a live telecast of a World Cup soccer match ... of a wired, possibly remote-controlled, device found buried under the Happy Valley racecourse track about 10 hours before a race meeting started. The cylindrical object, which was not a bomb, appeared ...

  7. Paying tribute to a new landmark

    Posted Nov 21st 2004, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Murray Bell 'Sha Tin racecourse is clearly setting the standard in terms of top-class facilities to match its top-class racing' Jockey Club steward Brian Stevenson was given ... a famous landmark. 'Sha Tin racecourse is clearly setting the standard in terms of top-class facilities to match its top-class racing, and we very much hope all of you enjoy this most unique ...


    Posted Dec 06th 2003, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... their task began when the horses touched down at Chek Lap Kok. 'We got together the transport for the horses from the airport back to the quarantine stables at Sha Tin racecourse,' he ... exactly the same way and are not expected to. There are two main tracks available to international contenders. The superb outside Sha Tin grass track is the same strip the horses will race ...

  9. Jumbo quilt for the elderly

    Posted Aug 08th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... all the quilts will be sewn into a giant one which will cover the entire Sha Tin Racecourse Parade Ring. The huge blanket- the largest patchwork quilt to be made in Hong Kong- will also mark ...

  10. New $400 million parade ring at Sha Tin 'worth cost'

    Posted Nov 04th 2004, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken Jockey Club executive director of racing Winfried Engelbrecht-Bresges yesterday defended the cost of the club's $400 million parade ring at Sha Tin as a realistic ... at Sha Tin on Saturday, the Stewards of the Jockey Club yesterday granted Rodd leave to withdraw the appeal. ...




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