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  1. Lifestyle - Health - FIT & FAB

    Fit & Fab: In defence of women's rugby

    Posted Oct 02nd 2012, 12:00am by Rachel Jacqueline

    ... Rachel Jacqueline healthpost@scmp.com Scrumgirls do Amelie Seure went from being a complete rookie at women's rugby to a Hong Kong team member in five years. She puts this quick rise ... moved to Hong Kong. She searched for a new sporting fix and discovered women's rugby. "In France, hockey and netball are not popular. I'm not a big fan of soccer, and volleyball ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/health/article/1051625/fit-fab-defence-womens-rugby
  2. Lifestyle - Health

    Blister sisters: Hong Kong's women ultramarathon runners

    Posted Sep 25th 2012, 12:00am by Rachel Jacqueline

    ... Rachel Jacqueline healthpost@scmp.com Three Hong Kong runners earned the right to compete in oneof the toughest foot races on the planet, writes Rachel Jacqueline The ascentof women A marathon is usually the summit of a runner's achievements, but three Hong Kong women nearly quadrupled that distance on an unseasonably cold and wet day in June. Claire Price, Kami Semick ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/health/article/1046087/blister-sisters-hong-kongs-women-ultramarathon-runners
  3. 'Women's Games' strikes a right hook for equality

    Posted Aug 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Alvin Sallay On hearing that women would be entering the ring for the first time in Olympic history, a Cuban coach was heard to exclaim: 'Women should be showing off their beautiful ... in the Olympics was toppled in London with boxing featuring 36 women from countries as diverse as Azerbaijan and Venezuela. Since its introduction in 1904, boxing has been featured 24 times ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/1014559/womens-games-strikes-right-hook-equality
  4. Sport - HANDBALL

    Norway and Montenegro celebrate gold and silver in women's handball final

    Posted Aug 13th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Norway and Montenegro women celebrate gold and silver in style Champions Norway unfurled an enormous flag on court while Montenegro celebrated their country's first Olympic medal as the women's handball tournament came to a spectacular end. The title holders reigned supreme during a tough physical encounter against the tiny Balkan nation, winning 26-23 to defend their Beijing ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/article/1008722/norway-and-montenegro-celebrate-gold-and-silver-womens-handball-final
  5. Guangzhou set to host leg of IRB women's sevens

    Posted May 13th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com Guangzhou is set to host a leg of the IRB Women's Sevens Series next year after the world governing body said China's third largest city would ... forward in that regard.' Trevor Gregory, Hong Kong Rugby Football Union (HKRFU) chairman, said the agreement was likely to result in Guangzhou hosting a leg of the IRB Women's Sevens ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/1000896/guangzhou-set-host-leg-irb-womens-sevens
  6. Olympic surprise for HK women's team

    Posted May 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Chan Kin-wa kinwa.chan@scmp.com The Hong Kong's women's team won a place in this summer's London Olympic Games after Lee Ho-ching's quarter-final finish at the final ... said a spokesman for the Hong Kong Table Tennis Association. 'Anyway, this is good news as we can now confirm both the men's and women's teams can go to London.' Hong ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/1001027/olympic-surprise-hk-womens-team
  7. Magazines - Style

    Lee Wai-sze: 'I am so proud to be a Hong Kong athlete'

    Posted Oct 09th 2012, 12:00am by Nora Tong

    ... Nora Tong Hong Kong's celebrated Olympic medallist knew she had the strength to go on, even when her coach suggested she quit after an injury, writes Nora Tong Lee Wai-SZE Lee Wai-sze says receiving the bronze medal for the women's keirin at the 2012 London Olympics was the proudest moment of her life. "I was touched and overwhelmed to see the Hong Kong flag ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/style/article/1049602/lee-wai-sze
  8. HK secures women's and men's berths for London

    Posted Dec 21st 2011, 12:00am

    ... Chan Kin-wa kinwa.chan@scmp.com Hong Kong secured men's and women's Olympic boardsailing berths for London next year at the Isaf World Championships over the weekend, ... in Perth, Western Australia. Another men's boardsailor, Cheng Kwok-fai, was 40th. The 20-year-old Hayley Chan Hei-man, 20, was 21st in the women's section, one place ahead of teammate ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/988285/hk-secures-womens-and-mens-berths-london
  9. Japan's soccer women score a winner against adversity

    Posted Jul 29th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Bernard Chan The final of the women's World Cup soccer tournament this month was not only a memorable event for the sport's fans. It was also a big moment for the wider world for what it showed us about women and about the Japanese. It wasn't long ago that people dismissed the idea that soccer played by women could be worth watching. I remember thinking so myself. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/974786/japans-soccer-women-score-winner-against-adversity
  10. HK women on course for another medal

    Posted May 13th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Chan Kin-wa Women's doubles pair Tie Yana and Jiang Haujun are on course for their second World Championship medal following a significant 4-0 victory over strong rivals Feng Tianwei and Wang Yuegu of Singapore in Rotterdam, the Netherlands, yesterday. The Hong Kong duo, who won a bronze medal at the last world event in Yokohama two years ago, reached the last eight following ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/967549/hk-women-course-another-medal

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