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Greek islands

The eyes of the world may be focused on Athens this summer, but the best of Greece lies away from the bustling capital city.

Sunday, 1 August, 2004, 12:00am

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Hong Kong chef Ben Yu Kwok-chee, 46, has been serving up Cantonese food at restaurants in Greece for the past 14 years. He has a wife and nine-year-old daughter back home in Tai Po but says his love of the laid-back Greek island lifestyle and the tough economic climate in Hong Kong will keep him an exile overseas.

20 May 2004 - 12:00am

Real champion

I refer to the report by Richard Castka headlined 'Road hogs trample runners in stampede start to race' (South China Morning Post, October 1).

9 Oct 2001 - 12:00am

Chinese runners dominate finale

LEADING Chinese athletes from Beijing scored comfortable victories in both the men's and women's categories of the final adidas King of the Road race held over 10 kilometres at Tin Shui Wai in the New Territories yesterday.

12 Feb 1996 - 12:00am

De Vido pips Yip at the line

A TWO-MAN sprint at the finish proved the highlight of the final qualifying races for the International Golden Mile in yesterday's Hong Kong Amateur Athletic Association (HKAAA) Open meeting at Wan Chai Sports Ground.

5 Feb 1996 - 12:00am

De Vido leads from go to whoa

ROBERTO De Vido yesterday led from start to finish to retain his Mizuno Hong Kong Half Marathon Championship title at Tai Mei Tuk in the New Territories.

Shrugging off a determined challenge from Danish newcomer Kjeld Dissing midway through the race, De Vido, of Watson's Athletic Club (WAC), clocked one hour, 11 minutes and 32 seconds.

15 Jan 1996 - 12:00am

De Vido looks all set to retain title

AN in-form Roberto De Vido looks poised to retain his Mizuno Hong Kong Half Marathon Championship title this morning at Tai Mei Tuk in the New Territories.

14 Jan 1996 - 12:00am

De Vido warms up for titles

WITH a chance to compete in next March's World Cross Country Championships in South Africa at stake, Roberto De Vido yesterday must have all but booked his flight to Cape Town with a convincing overall win in the Watson's Hong Kong Cross Country Championships at Pokfulam.

18 Dec 1995 - 12:00am

De Vido finds no peace as teammate wins

MARTIN Peace yesterday turned the tables on his Watson's Athletic Club (WAC) stablemate Roberto De Vido to win the third and final race of the season's Adidas King of the Road held over 10 kilometres at Tin Shui Wai.

27 Feb 1995 - 12:00am

De Vido and Chan run field rugged

TOP distance runner Roberto De Vido stamped his authority on the second Hong Kong half marathon from the start and went on to win in a respectable one hour, 10 minutes and 51 seconds yesterday.

16 Jan 1995 - 12:00am