Daniel Lee Chi-wo will not risk injuring himself by pushing too hard in this week's Asian championships, even with a direct entry to the Beijing Games at stake.Tuesday, 29 April, 2008, 12:00am
HK ace breaks into world elite
Hong Kong's Daniel Lee Chi-wo yesterday expressed his delight at expanding his Olympic qualifying options through a superb showing at the world championships.
Lee registered his best ever finish in a top-class international event by placing 16th overall in the championships in Hamburg, Germany, on Sunday.4 Sep 2007 - 12:00am
Daniel Lee Chi-wo's quest for a second Olympic appearance is nicely on track with just over one year to go to the Beijing Games.
Lee's most likely route to Beijing is via the New Flag system in which one male and female triathlete from each continent, not otherwise qualified and with a world ranking of one to 47, will be included in the elite line-up next August.24 Jul 2007 - 12:00am
Hong Kong ace Daniel Lee Chi-wo kept his second Olympic quest well on track with a third-place finish in the Shichigahmai Japan Cup yesterday.
Lee, 29, and fellow Hong Kong competitor Andrew Wright travelled to Japan for the Olympic-distance event, which is part of the ITU Triathlon Asian Cup series.3 Jul 2007 - 12:00am
Runner-up medal preserves elite status
Daniel Lee Chi-wo was pretty in pink - his rose-coloured running shoes - much to the delight of Hong Kong triathlon which will be saved from the Sports Institute executioner's axe after he won a silver medal yesterday.9 Dec 2006 - 12:00am
Hong Kong's Daniel Lee Chi-wo suffered mixed fortunes at the world championships in Lausanne, Switzerland, last week.
Lee, 29, placed a creditable second in the Aquathon Championship in the middle of the week, missing the gold medal by just four seconds.4 Sep 2006 - 12:00am
Daniel Lee Chi-wo narrowly failed to win a medal on the second day of the Asian Triathlon Championships in Jiayuguan, China, yesterday after falling behind on the second lap of the two-lap swim.14 Aug 2006 - 12:00am
Top local triathlete Daniel Lee Chi-wo will spearhead Hong Kong's challenge at the Asian Championships, which start today in Jiayuguan, China.
Lee (pictured), Hong Kong's sole open category representative, is part of a 27-strong squad taking part in the two-day event, which is sanctioned by the International Triathlon Union (ITU).12 Aug 2006 - 12:00am
Hong Kong's Daniel Lee Chi-wo was yesterday crowned the number-one male triathlete in China after placing second overall in the ITU Asian Continental Cup series event in Jinzhou.24 Jul 2006 - 12:00am
The Hong Kong Triathlon Association may lodge an appeal after a dehydrated Daniel Lee Chi-wo was carried away by medical staff just metres from the finish line of Sunday's Singapore International Triathlon.5 Jul 2006 - 12:00am
Daniel Lee Chi-wo will clock up tens of thousands of air miles over the next two years in his quest to make a second appearance at the Olympic Games.26 Jun 2006 - 12:00am
The recurrence of a shin-split problem brought disappointment to Hong Kong's leading triathlete Daniel Lee Chi-wo in the 10th staging of the National Games in Xuzhou near Nanjing yesterday.5 Sep 2005 - 12:00am
Daniel Lee Chi-wo will carry Hong Kong's hopes of striking it rich early in the 10th National Games which officially get underway this weekend in Xuzhou with the triathlon event.
Lee, Hong Kong's representative at the Athens Olympics last year, is a genuine gold medal contender as the All-China Games welcomes the swim-bike-run event for the first time.30 Aug 2005 - 12:00am
Triathlete Daniel Lee Chi-wo won a thrilling duel with Jakarta-based veteran runner Mike Capper to win the Nike 10K Challenge at Tin Shui Wai yesterday morning.22 Nov 2004 - 12:00am
Hong Kong triathlete Daniel Lee Chi-wo was left trailing throughout his debut at the World Championships in Edmonton, Canada but vowed he will not let his weakest discipline be exploited by his opponents next time after finishing a lowly 62nd.24 Jul 2001 - 12:00am