For a sport that's enjoyed so much success in recent times, including Sarah Lee Wai-sze's Olympic bronze medal in London last year, news of in-fighting and turmoil within the Hong Kong Cycling Association may come as a surprise. But that is exactly what Leung Hung-tak, the association's new chairman, has inherited after being elected to the post last month.Sunday, 3 February, 2013, 4:00am
Veteran Wong Kam-po said he has no regrets about calling time on his 20-year-plus cycling career, as he finished his last competitive race in the Tour of Taihu in Jiangsu yesterday.
Wong, who will turn 40 in March, said he had gained much more than he had lost as a professional rider.9 Nov 2012 - 2:40am
Some say you're not a real cyclist until you've fallen or crashed. While that's a standard I'd rather not have attained (and would happily still be a 'fake' cyclist without the scars), the reality of cycling is you never know when you might hit the deck.26 Jun 2012 - 12:00am
Give former HQ back to the people
For a city that is so obsessed with property, it seems incredible to me that decisions over the future of Central Police Station, the Kai Tak airport site and now the government's former headquarters in Central have been so difficult.19 May 2012 - 12:00am
From a public-health perspective, Hong Kong is facing a challenge from non-communicable diseases.17 Dec 2011 - 12:00am
A continuous cycleway along the Hong Kong Island harbourfront is possible, a cycling group says, if transport officials are willing to build a track that in places is different from their standard type, and make some simple road improvements.7 Sep 2011 - 12:00am
An online video clip showing 40 to 50 cyclists racing down a road near Science Park in Sha Tin at high speed has prompted a police investigation.
'We will look into the matter,' a police spokeswoman said yesterday.7 Jun 2011 - 12:00am
Heine Yuan was a 24-year-old, enthusiastic, daily cyclist, described by a friend as 'a very happy person' who 'liked challenges'.
On May 6, while riding along Castle Peak Road, he was rammed by a minibus. He died in Tuen Mun Hospital the next day.19 May 2011 - 12:00am
It is heartening to see the South China Morning Post again strongly back an increased role for cycling in our transportation mix ('It's time to take cycling seriously in Hong Kong', Sunday Morning Post, August 1).8 Aug 2010 - 12:00am
A hundred cyclists campaigned yesterday for a cycle path along Victoria Harbour by cycling along the waterfront - or rather, the limited parts of it they could get to.7 Apr 2008 - 12:00am