Mike Field

Li sprints to 200m personal best

Local track and field athletes shrugged off yesterday's rain with the resultant heavy track conditions to record good performances in the Hong Kong Amateur Athletic Association (HKAAA) Open meeting at Wan Chai Sports Ground.

Monday, 6 May, 1996, 12:00am

No half measures for winner Lee

VETERAN cross country runner Lee Kar-lun - representing Road Runners Athletics Club - yesterday scored his maiden win in the Annual Nike Half Marathon run over a hilly 21.1-kilometre course near Plover Cove in the New Territories.

13 Nov 1995 - 12:00am

Locals serve up lukewarm appetiser

WONG Man-lung demolished the field yesterday to win the men's 100 metres on the first day of what should be a history-making Hong Kong Open meeting at Wan Chai Sports Ground.

22 Oct 1995 - 12:00am

Two big meetings loom

HONG Kong Amateur Athletic Association officials are considering 20 athletes to compete in two important regional meetings in Thailand and Taiwan.

16 Apr 1995 - 12:00am

Whiteman posts record win

ENGLISH runner Anthony Whiteman yesterday produced that record-breaking touch of class to win the 10th Hong Kong Bank of China Cup Men's International Golden Mile run around the streets of Central District.

20 Mar 1995 - 12:00am

Wong cruises to marathon victory

ROAD Runners Athletic Club's Wong Chi-sum scored a comfortable win in yesterday's Sun Hung Kai Properties China Coast Marathon run around the High Island Reservoir.

Clocking two hours, 55 minutes and one second, Wong easily beat second-placed Hans Arnold by 55 seconds, followed by veteran runner Yu Yee-keung who clocked 2:56:15 to win the veterans' 40-44 years category.

13 Mar 1995 - 12:00am

Runners set to face The Peak

MORE than 400 distance runners will be on the move around The Peak today, stretching their legs in this year's In Sport Freedom Products Fat Choy Run organised by the Ladies Road Runners Club.

The event starts at 8.30 am from outside the Old Victoria Hospital on Barker Road.

2 Feb 1995 - 12:00am

Lucy leaves rivals in wake

NEARLY 200 runners turned up yesterday to compete in the Annual Nike Ladies Boxing Day Race held over a damp 7.2 kilometres course to run off the excesses of plum pudding, and everything else that goes with the season's festivities.

27 Dec 1994 - 12:00am

De Vido inspires Watson's team win

ROBERTO De Vido yesterday made it three wins in a row with an easy victory over Watson's teammate Lee Kar-lun in the third race of the season's Hong Kong Amateur Athletic Association Cross Country League held over eight kilometres at Shing Mun Reservoir in the New Territories.

21 Nov 1994 - 12:00am

Tsun Wan's relay

Tsun Wan Athletic Club yesterday retained the Annual Chan Kwok Leung Memorial Relay title, clocking 52 minutes 14 seconds for the four laps of the tough four-kilometre course on Blacks Link, writes Mike Field.

Ladies Road Runners Club ran away with the three lap women's race clocking 45:13.

9 Oct 1994 - 12:00am

Ku makes dashing Games bid

SPRINTER Neville Ku Wai-ming virtually assured himself of Asian Games selection with an impressive 10.63 seconds, 100 metres win in yesterday's open athletics meeting at Wan Chai Sports Ground.

16 May 1994 - 12:00am

Visitors to ensure fast pace

DESPITE the surprise late withdrawal of China's entries from tomorrow's International Invitation Golden Mile races, the event promises to be one of the fastest and most exciting seen here.

The men's Bank of China Group Cup is wide open with four runners in contention.

5 Mar 1994 - 12:00am

Cross-country crunch for clubs

THE crunch comes today for Hong Kong's leading distance runners and clubs when the Hong Kong Amateur Athletic Association (HKAAA) Cross-Country Championships are held at Au Tam Mei army camp in the New Territories.

30 Jan 1994 - 12:00am

Maggie makes the mile in record time

HONG Kong's leading woman middle distance runner, Maggie Chan Man-yee of Watson's Athletic Club, turned in yet another impressive run last night when she broke her own women's mile record at the HKAAA meeting at Wan Chai Stadium last night.

15 Jan 1994 - 12:00am

Watson's triumph at hilly Reservoir

WATSON'S Athletic Club's cross country squad notched up their first win of the Hong Kong cross country series in the eight-kilometre men's race held on a hilly Shing Mun Reservoir course yesterday.

20 Dec 1993 - 12:00am