The Hong Kong Open windsurf-ing competition ended on a jubilant note yesterday as sailors and officials celebrated the unexpected restoration of their discipline to the Olympic Games programme.Monday, 12 November, 2012, 12:27pm
Windsurfing is clinging to a final, slim chance of returning to the Olympic Games despite a fresh setback appearing to drive a nail in its coffin.11 Nov 2012 - 4:09am
A compromise agreement where windsurfing and its upstart rival kiteboarding will share the Olympic stage at Rio de Janeiro in 2016 could raise Hong Kong's medal hopes - if a deal is hammered out by sailing chiefs.
The International Sailing Federation (ISAF) is meeting in Dublin and will decide if windsurfing will be reinstated as an Olympic class and in what format.8 Nov 2012 - 3:20am
Kiwi kiteboarding star Su Kay has landed in the troubled waters of Hong Kong - the Bermuda Triangle of the sport where three factions are embroiled in a bitter fight to be recognised as the official governing body.
The three-time New Zealand freestyle champion hopes to nurture the next generation of kiters, which may potentially include Hong Kong's future Olympic hopefuls.23 Sep 2012 - 2:28am
Albert Ho Chun-yan16 Sep 2012 - 4:18am
The future of the new Olympic discipline of kiteboarding in Hong Kong is up in the air, with infighting among three separate bodies all claiming to be numero uno and chasing a potential windfall of multi-million-dollar government funding.15 Sep 2012 - 3:23am
The new Olympic discipline of kiteboarding has refused the hand of friendship from its "big brother", windsurfing, even though the latter enjoys all the financial support.
Kiteboarding will controversially replace windsurfing at the 2016 Olympics in Rio but it is struggling to get public funding after talks to merge the two sailing classes broke down.12 Sep 2012 - 10:18am