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  1. Sport - Hong Kong - ATHLETICS

    Nepalese Manikala Rai aims for Vibram 100

    Posted Jan 18th 2013, 12:00am by Rachel Jacqueline

    ... Territories on parts of the MacLehose Trail. It will be Rai's first race over the gruelling distance- her longest previous run being 80km- but that will not stop her from being a top contender, ... runner past the finish line last year, William Davies, the 2011 winner, and local trail running supremo Stone Tsang. "Any one of about 10 men could possibly win it," Brammar says. ...

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    Darren Benson wins battle of former champions

    Posted Jan 19th 2014, 10:45pm by Richard Castka

    ... positive thing about this was the fact we would have a tail wind on the final 10-kilometres back to the finish. “I haven’t done much road running recently as I have concentrated on trail events. ... with a five-minute victory, finishing in 3:22:38. “I was hoping to run around 3:18 today, but the head wind at the far end of the course made things very difficult indeed,” said 41-year-old Chan, who ...

  3. Sport - Hong Kong - ATHLETICS

    Round the Island Time Trial runners face e-mail threats

    Posted Apr 19th 2013, 12:00am by Richard Castka

    ... "Apparently someone tampered with the markings on the trails of the Mountain Marathon Series through the winter months by removing marker flags which help the runners to stay on the correct course. "Given the nature of the trails that we and other event organisers use, the potential for injury or even death if runners are led away from the correct route is all too real." ...

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    Mo Farah wins 10,000 metres at world track and field championships

    Posted Aug 11th 2013, 12:00am by AP, AFP AND REUTERS

    ... in 10.07 seconds, leading the entire way and cruising across the line. Earlier, Kenyan Edna Kiplagat defied hot and humid conditions and a brave front-running display from Italian Valeria Straneo ... stadium to win in 2:25:44. Straneo, who underwent major surgery in 2010 to have her spleen and gall bladder removed, had run strongly at the front but was unable to respond when the race reached ...

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    Dibaba wins 10,000m title with final blast

    Posted Aug 13th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... "I am not disappointed that I will not run the double because we have many young talents and they need their chance too," she said. Arguably the greatest women's distance runner, ... down to five at the bell, but Niiya was no match for Dibaba who simply lengthened her flowing stride to leave the rest trailing. A personal best of 30:56.70 was Niiya's reward for her ...

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    Bolt and Blake destroy rivals for Jamaica double

    Posted Aug 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Reuters in Lausanne Olympic champion cruises in the 200m as his younger compatriot runs third-fastest 100 ever Bolt and Blake destroy rivals for Jamaica double Olympic champion Usain Bolt ... Gay and Nesta Carter trailing in his wake. Blake's performance added to the feeling that the 22-year-old could be the one to eventually topple Bolt, who is four years his senior and beat ...



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