Inline Hockey

Get in line to hit the ice

Inline hockey is popular in the United States, Canada and Europe, but relatively new to Hong Kong. With one less player in each team than ice hockey, skaters have more space to play in.

Saturday, 7 April, 2012, 12:00am

Hong Kong boys display golden touch

A group of young inline hockey players from Hong Kong have struck gold in the United States.

They beat four other teams to clinch the 10-and-under Recreational-Tier I division title at the 2007 AAU Junior Olympics in Detroit.

13 Aug 2007 - 12:00am

Inline stars take on the best

A group of young inline hockey players from Hong Kong are showing off their talents at the FIRS World Championships and AAU Junior Olympics in the United States this week.

Arranged to attend the event by the Hong Kong, China Inline Hockey Association (HKCIHA), the players are competing against international teams in the 10-and-under age category in Detroit.

25 Jul 2007 - 12:00am

Hong Kong skaters' goal is victory in the US

The 10-and-under Hong Kong inline hockey team will be heading to Detroit in the US to compete in the FIRS World Championships and AAU Junior Olympics from July 18 to 26.

6 Jul 2007 - 12:00am

All-in-one roller skating centre opens

Hong Kong's first roller skating multi-learning centre opened at the weekend at Tseung Kwan O Park Central shopping mall.

The centre allows youngsters to learn skating, English and art at the same venue.

John Wing is a 6,000-square-foot multi-discipline learning and educational centre with an indoor roller skating rink.

8 May 2007 - 12:00am

Inline stars to take on world

For the first time, Hong Kong will send a junior inline hockey team to this year's World Championships, which will be held near Detroit in the United States.

The tournament is sanctioned by the Federation International of Roller Sports and will be hosted by the Amateur Athletic Union, which organises the Junior Olympics for all sports in cities around the US every summer.

29 May 2006 - 12:00am

High hopes for inline hockey

With the start of the new inline youth hockey league season just two weeks away, the long-term aim is to raise the standard of the game, and for Hong Kong to win medals at international events.

The number of players continues to increase, and this season, the YMCA of Hong Kong King's Park Centenary Centre (KPCC) will host matches and training in four age categories.

23 Sep 2005 - 12:00am

HK scoop silver medals in Singapore

The Hong Kong YMCA junior teams won silver medals at last weekend's Asia Pacific Cup Inline Hockey Challenge in Singapore.

27 Apr 2005 - 12:00am

Hong Kong's wheel wizards on a mission

Hong Kong's inline hockey players will leave on a mission to the Lion City next week, aiming to bring back silverware from the second Asia Pacific Cup in Singapore.

More than 70 players, parents and coaching staff will leave next Thursday for the tournament which runs from April 22 to 24 and features around 20 teams in junior, women's and men's categories.

11 Apr 2005 - 12:00am

In line for glory

The REGION'S biggest international inline hockey event continues to develop at a rapid pace.

A total of 36 teams from eight countries will compete in the 2004 Hong Kong Inline Cup, which starts tomorrow at the YMCA King's Park Centenary Centre.

18 Nov 2004 - 12:00am

Have you ever played inline hockey?

Billy Cheung Siu-pang

Age: 17

Top tunes: All the latest pop songs

No. I like dancing and playing basketball. However, I am a salesman now and the workload is quite heavy, which makes me too tired to do any exercise.

Ray Ho

Age: 22

Top tunes: Joey Yung's Lover Number 16

18 Nov 2004 - 12:00am

Inline for glory

The YMCA of Hong Kong's inline hockey community leaves for Singapore next week on its biggest overseas mission yet.

More than 70 players, parents, and coaching staff will depart on May 13 for the Lion City to participate in the inaugural Asia Pacific Cup, a three-day international tournament that will feature 19 teams in junior, women's and men's categories.

5 May 2004 - 12:00am

Aussie team score inline triumph

Australia's Team Digi are the 2003 YMCA of Hong Kong Invitational Inline Hockey Champions following their 8-0 victory over South Korea in the men's final at the King's Park Centenary Centre (KPCC) on Sunday.

The Hong Kong Ladies team were at their best in a 5-2 defeat of Taiwan to take the women's trophy.

3 Dec 2003 - 12:00am

X-treme PE

If you're someone who doesn't enjoy playing the same old team sports during PE classes - maybe it's time you persuade the principal and staff to try something different - really different!

There was no running, basketball, or even plain stretching in PE lessons at Immanuel Lutheran College on Monday.

17 Oct 2003 - 12:00am