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  1. Sport - Other Sport - SAILING

    John Bertrand takes his winning formula from the sea to the pool

    Posted Jan 25th 2014, 09:39pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... Australia's dismal performance at the London Olympics in 2012 was a national shame says Bertrand. "There are two sports in Australia fundamental to our DNA, cricket and swimming. When we are down ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com Man who broke sport's longest winning streak now aims to revitalise Australian swimming Bertrand takes winning formula from sea to pool John ...

  2. Sport - China - SAILING

    The mother of all journeys- how Vicky Song Kun sailed into history

    Posted Nov 15th 2014, 08:52pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... Clipper Round the World Race. She took part in the entire 11-month adventure, which ended in London in July. There was little time for celebration as she rushed home to Qingdao where her mother, ... The voyage began in London and ended there, too. She didn't want me to sacrifice anything and told me I must complete the whole race Vicky Song Kun Song's ports-of-call included Brazil, ...

  3. Sport - Other Sport - SAILING

    Skip America's Cup meeting, Kiwis told

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 10:02pm by AP

    ... Associated press in San Diego Regatta boss Coutts calls Team New Zealand to not come to London gathering after they expressed dissatisfaction with 'published protocol' Skip ... as defender are proposing Russell Coutts America's Cup boss Russell Coutts said he told the Kiwis not to come to a meeting in London on Tuesday at which competitors would try to hash out ...

  4. Sport - Hong Kong - SAILING

    Hong Kong windsurfers in stunning comeback for best medal tally yet

    Posted Oct 01st 2014, 01:17am by CHAN KIN-WA

    ... windsurfing team," said Leung, who also represented Hong Kong at the 2012 London Olympics. "I faced a tough task after a disqualification on the opening day. With only one discard in 12 ...

  5. Sport - Hong Kong - SAILING

    Hong Kong hope Olympic ruling will be in their favour

    Posted Nov 08th 2012, 12:00am by CHAN KINWA

    ... the ISAF council surprisingly dropped windsurfing, which had men's and women's events at the London Games, from the 2016 Games programme for kiteboarding. "We had a pretty strong performance in London in both the men's and women's events," said Hong Kong Windsurfing Association president Cowen Chiu, who returned from Dublin yesterday. "If that happens [one ...

  6. Sport - Hong Kong - SAILING

    Windsurfing back in Olympics after U-turn by sailing federation

    Posted Nov 12th 2012, 12:00am by CHAN KIN-WA

    ... Chan Kin-wa kinwa.chan@scmp.com Isaf restores sport's Olympic status following a general assembly meeting, ditching kiteboarding as a medal sport for Rio 2016 Windsurfers back ... is an exciting sport but they need to prove themselves for the next four or five years and I think it's something they will embrace and look at in a positive way. It is a very unfortunate situation ...

  7. Sport - Hong Kong - SAILING

    Hong Kong issue 'SOS' to keep women's windsurfing in Asian Games

    Posted Jul 10th 2014, 10:54pm by CHAN KIN-WA

    ... such as Singapore, Malaysia and Myanmar will be our targets as they have also developed women's RSX." Hayley Chan Hei-man, who finished 12th in the women's RSX at the 2012 London Games, ...

  8. Sport - China - SAILING

    Mainland sailor dreaming on an ocean wave

    Posted Mar 08th 2014, 10:02pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... hospital treatment so she can come and greet me at the marina," Song said. Just before Song departed for London for the start of the 11-month odyssey in September, her mother was diagnosed ... Singapore, China, United States, Jamaica, the Netherlands and other countries during her voyage, which ends in London in July. Apart from spending as much time as possible with her mum whilst ...

  9. Sport - Other Sport - SAILING

    British sailor Andrew Taylor praises crew after his ocean rescue

    Posted Apr 04th 2014, 08:47pm by NYT

    ... have X-rays after the boat arrives in San Francisco on either April 11 or 12. Taylor, a catering manager from London, said he never panicked and never gave up hope of being rescued because he ...

  10. Sport - Hong Kong - SAILING

    Clipper Round the World yachts to stop in Hong Kong as precaution

    Posted Feb 25th 2014, 10:29pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... in the global race, which began last September in London and has already visited Rio de Janeiro, Cape Town, Albany, Sydney, Hobart, Brisbane and Singapore. But due to the lack of berthing facilities ... the race from Hong Kong. After Qingdao the Clipper race will visit San Francisco, Panama, Jamaica, New York, DerryLondonderry and Den Helder, in the Netherlands before returning to London in July. ...




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