Chan Ka-Ho

Benson lifts Mount Butler Race trophy despite finishing second

Darren Benson. Photo: Richard Castka

This anomaly occurred because Chan Ka-ho, who crossed the finish line in 57 minutes and 11 seconds for the 15-kilometre event, had entered the team competition and, as a result, was not eligible for the overall first prize.

Monday, 25 March, 2013, 4:32am

Triple happiness for 10km champ as friends win, too

Winning is always great, but joining his sweetheart and his good friend on the winners' podium provided triple happiness for Chan Ka-ho, champion in the 10-kilometre race.

'I am over the moon, as this is my first win in the 10km, 11 years after I first joined the Hong Kong Marathon,' the final-year Baptist University student said.

6 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

Half-marathon champ says crowd pushed him over the line

Hong Kong's Chan Ka-ho won one of the tightest half-marathon finishes in memory. But he admitted he couldn't have done it without the help of the enthusiastic crowd.

18 Feb 2008 - 12:00am

Chan romps home for third win

Chan Ka-ho blew away a top-quality field at Tai Mei Tuk yesterday to win the Mizuno Hong Kong Half Marathon for the third time in a row.

The Tai Po-based student has now made the event his own since four-time winner Mike Capper stopped competing locally in 2004.

7 Jan 2008 - 12:00am

Top HK runner has a tough time juggling sport and school

Chan Ka-ho wore a puzzled expression as he studied his revision papers in the stands during the second round of the Athletic League at Wan Chai Sports Ground yesterday.

4 Jun 2007 - 12:00am

Injury crushes hopes

Leading marathon runner Chan Ka-ho has given up hope of breaking the SAR half-marathon record at the Standard Chartered Hong Kong Marathon on Sunday because of a knee injury.

'I increased my training back in January. Instead of doing it gradually, I suddenly started training a lot harder, injuring a ligament in my right knee,' he said.

2 Mar 2007 - 12:00am

Chan crowned again in half-marathon

Leading long distance runner Chan Ka-ho clinched the Mizuno Hong Kong Half-Marathon Championships 2007 at Tai Mei Tuk Heliport in Tai Po on Sunday.

9 Jan 2007 - 12:00am

Air pollution 'will prevent record run'

Half marathon champion rules out any hope of beating HK landmark in March

Leading distance runner Chan Ka-ho has given up hope of breaking the SAR half marathon record at the Hong Kong Marathon in March because of the 'dreadful' air pollution enveloping the city.

8 Jan 2007 - 12:00am

Chan has half-marathon record in his sights

Chan Ka-ho has a chance to reclaim the Hong Kong half-marathon record in tomorrow's Mizuno Hong Kong Half Marathon Championship at Tai Mei Tuk.

6 Jan 2007 - 12:00am

Heat is on

Athletes battle the brutally hot and humid conditions as air pollution put paid to any hopes of fast times in yesterday's Chung Hing Cup at Tsuen Wan that saw Chan Ka-ho become the first locally born winner of the 10km event.

21 Aug 2006 - 12:00am

Williams waltzes to easy victory

Mark Williams won the men's race in the inaugural Hong Kong Runner Half Marathon in warm and humid conditions at Sha Tin yesterday after an anticipated duel with the Tsuen Wan AC trio of Gi Ka-man, Chan Ka-ho and Wong Wang-keung failed to materialise.

1 May 2006 - 12:00am