Tenacious windsurfer Hayley Chan Hei-man is preparing to make a giant aquatic leap for Hong Kong and take up kitesurfing so she can compete at the 2016 Rio Olympics.
Five broken ribs and a lost spleen have not slowed down windsurfer Hayley Chan Hei-man, who will make her dream Olympic debut less than four weeks after leaving hospital.
The Hong Kong Windsurfing Association is confdent Hayley Chan Hei-man will be fit in time for the Olympics as she struggles to recover from three broken ribs.
Hayley Chan Hei-man's Olympic dreams were shattered after the windsurfer was involved in a training accident that left her with three broken ribs in hospital in England.
Hayley Chan Hei-man praised her university yesterday for giving her a year's sabbatical which allowed her to clinch the ticket to the London Olympics.
Name: Stephanie Chan Chor-ki
School: Maryknoll Convent School
Grade: Form Five