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  1. United we stand

    Posted Aug 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Recreation Club race series, which are usually dominated by kayaks, canoes and surf skis. Sheriff predicts some excellent paddlers will emerge from the big dragon boat community. While ... In the United States alone, 1.24 million people SUPed last year, up 18 per cent year on year, according to the Outdoor Industry Association. Lately, some have combined the sport with another hip ...

  2. On top of the world

    Posted Apr 13th 2005, 12:00am by Richard Castka

    ... Richard Castka Mission accomplished- we're the best and the biggest, says club director Chu Mission Hills Golf Club gained worldwide recognition last year by being accredited as the world's largest golf club by the Guinness Book of World Records. While size certainly matters to most people, golf is still widely considered an elitist sport and is generally played by people who ...

  3. Jockey Club pushes data to attract racing fans

    Posted Sep 08th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Kong Jockey Club marketing boss Richard Cheung Che-kit's plan for the new racing season. Last season, Cheung's team worked at attracting new racing fans with promotions such as Happy ... Another off-season marketing move was the introduction of new mobile betting service applications for Apple's iPhone and iPad devices. Cheung said a renovated beer garden at Happy Valley ...

  4. Club making effort to look after the big players

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

    ... the club's core customer groups and measuring their benefit to the club's overall business. And then, in turn, spending on services and facilities for those groups is allocated in proportion ... Murray Bell 'Relative to their numbers, racehorse owners are the most important group' One of the benefits of a strategic partnership between the Hong Kong Jockey Club ...

  5. 10 must-plays

    Posted Jul 20th 2007, 12:00am by Al Campbell

    ... The past two years have seen stunning new creations and designs across Asia, writes Al Campbell An up-and-down affair Black Mountain Golf Club Hua Hin, Thailand Hua Hin's first new ... almost desert-like, with several standout holes set against an impressive mountainous backdrop. www.bmghuahin.com Unique Gary Player creation Suzhou Jinji Lake International Golf Club Suzhou, ...

  6. Cleaner waters see sport going swimmingly

    Posted Aug 11th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... operators, roughly 10 of which offer dive training. 'Diving is increasing in popularity in Hong Kong and has a huge following. There is a growing number of dive clubs and dive shops and all the supporting parts of the industry such as equipment, insurance and travel,' said Nick Swain, chairman of Hong Kong Underwater Club, Asia's oldest diving club. 'It is a sport that allows ...

  7. World blind champion to tee off in HK

    Posted Apr 07th 2006, 12:00am by Andrew Jardine

    ... Andrew Jardine The world's leading blind players will tee off in an exhibition match at Discovery Bay Golf and Country Club this month. Heading the field for the April 18 event will be England's world champion David Morris, who will be competing against nine other blind and visually impaired stars from Australia, Canada, the United States, Northern Ireland and Japan. Hong Kong ...

  8. Fan Zhiyi to turn out for Kitchee despite club ban

    Posted May 31st 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... also secured the services of local top marksman Clodoaldo De Oliveira and Gerard Ambassa of neighbouring club Happy Valley to strengthen the squad. Brazilian De Oliveira has scored 27 goals ... suspended by his club in Shanghai. China Super League (CSL) side Zhong Bang Shanghai said yesterday Fan and two teammates, Shen Si and Liu Quande, had been penalised for breaching the club ...

  9. World 'united' behind club

    Posted Feb 21st 2012, 12:00am

    ... of a Giant How many of today's Manchester United fans know that the club began with a few railway workers kicking a ball around? In 1878, a group of workmen at the Lancashire and Yorkshire ... businessmen paid?2,000 to save Newton Heath from being declared bankrupt in 1902. That year, the club's name was changed to Manchester United Football Club. In 1903, Ernest Mangnall became ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Officials need to ensure better public access to sports venues

    Posted Sep 24th 2012, 12:00am

    ... to government venues and sports clubs has been put under the spotlight. Last year the Leisure and Cultural Services Department came under fire for a series of problems over venue bookings, including ... recreational clubs, which only paid nominal land premiums, would open their facilities to schools and welfare groups as required in the land lease. In response, the bureau said clubs would be required ...




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