Amateur Sports Federation

Fok aims for improved international results

Timothy Fok, the new president of the Amateur Sports Federation and Olympic Committee (ASF & OC) has a Titanic task in front of him - one which is unlikely to see him receive any Oscars in the near future.

Wednesday, 25 March, 1998, 12:00am

HK sets quota for Olympics

THE Swimming Association will apply for 16 places at next summer's Olympic Games in Atlanta although it is unlikely so many Hong Kong swimmers will reach the qualifying standards.

11 Sep 1995 - 12:00am

Sales warns of 'colonial' stance by Government

A. DE O. Sales last night warned the Hong Kong Government against using the threat of withholding funds as a means of getting their way with the elected members of local sporting organisations.

4 Feb 1994 - 12:00am

Olympic body give up over merger

THE Amateur Sports Federation and Olympic Committee of Hong Kong have admitted defeat in their fight to halt the merger of the Hong Kong Sports Institute and the Sports Development Board.

In a tersely worded statement released yesterday through their deputy secretary, Lai Yu-wing, the Federation accused the SDB of being: Discriminatory in engaging staff.

1 Dec 1993 - 12:00am

Olympic boss challenges SDB over staffing costs

HONGKONG'S Olympic chief A. de O. Sales yesterday turned up the heat in the war of words with the Sports Development Board by questioning how the Government-funded body spends its money.

25 Feb 1993 - 12:00am

Sports bodies quizzed in bid to centralise facilities

ALL 24 sports associations currently housed at the Queen Elizabeth Stadium will be asked to complete questionnaires to determine how many sports bodies are willing to move into the new office premises provided at Sports House, part of the Jockey Club's redevelopment at the Hongkong Stadium.

20 Jan 1993 - 12:00am

Talks as Sales fears power row

HONGKONG'S national Olympic committee have called a meeting of local sports associations to discuss a controversial move to new premises early next year.

16 Jan 1993 - 12:00am