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Kwan Kee

Who said it?

It looks like this land will forever be in the hands of the military

Sunday, 24 February, 2013, 1:50am

HK quartet set sights on history at grand prix meets

Hong Kong's 4x100 metre relay team are aiming to make history and seal their place at London 2012 in the three rounds of the Asia Grand Prix this month.

4 May 2012 - 12:00am

Marathon at 'bursting point'

The Standard Chartered Hong Kong Marathon has reached 'bursting point' and organisers fear that unless roads on the route are kept open longer they will not be able to meet growing public demand to take part.

2 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

HKAAA seeks marathon costs cut

Organisers of this Sunday's Standard Chartered Hong Kong Marathon are facing a bill of more than HK$2.5 million for closing the roads for the showpiece event, which has attracted a record 70,000 runners.

They say the costs could be reduced if roads were closed and handed over for a longer period.

30 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

Let's make more of the marathon

While many of us are struggling to get back to reality and trying to shed the excess pounds gained over the holidays, there are others in full active flow getting ready for next Sunday's Hong Kong Marathon.

29 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

HK marathon wins IAAF bronze rating

Next month's Standard Chartered Hong Kong Marathon has received a bronze label for the first time from the world-governing IAAF, a move organisers hope will attract a stronger field for the event.

13 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

It's a race against time for marathon

Organisers of the Standard Chartered Hong Kong Marathon are appealing to the public to back moves to give the runners more time to finish. They are worried road closures lasting six hours will not be long enough for some of the record 70,000 participants to cross the line.

21 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

HK Diamond Mile seeks major sponsor

Yesterday's Hong Kong International Diamond Mile in Central could well turn to gold if a sponsor can be found for next year's race.

Kwan Kee, chairman of the Hong Kong Amateur Athletic Association (HKAAA) said that he would like to see the event brought back into the annual calendar, but that a title sponsor would need to be found to cover the costs.

24 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

Marathon organisers want bigger quota

Organisers of the Standard Chartered Hong Kong Marathon events want to expand the quota for the February 28 races after being swamped with entries.

5 Nov 2009 - 12:00am