Mount Kilimanjaro

On top of the world in five continents


Mount Everest

With its peak reaching 8,850 metres, Mount Everest is the world's tallest mountain.

Tuesday, 9 October, 2007, 12:00am

Moore looks set to end season on high note

The John Moore stable has been one of the stronger finishers at the end of the season and punters are expecting more of the same today.

Punters have rallied in particular behind the formerly despised three-year-old Moshi Moshi (Felix Coetzee), who will return to Class Four in the fourth event and most likely at odds around one-tenth of his price when last in this grade.

2 Jul 2007 - 12:00am

Moore's Moshi Moshi has plenty going in his favour

Moshi Moshi was a transformed horse last start when getting onto a rain-affected track and with similar conditions expected, he has an outstanding chance to repeat that success in the opening leg of tomorrow afternoon's Triple Trio at Sha Tin.

8 Jun 2007 - 12:00am

Siameric Te Specso well suited to return to the city course

Siameric Te Specso may not have reached the heights he once promised but he looks set to get his career back on track when he lines up in the middle pin of tomorrow night's Triple Trio at Happy Valley.

6 Mar 2007 - 12:00am

An invitation to the ends of the earth

Six years ago, an international group called the Pole to Pole Leadership Institute took a group of young people on an inspiring journey from the South Pole to the North Pole. In between, they encouraged the youngsters to engage in various humanitarian projects.

26 Apr 2006 - 12:00am

Policeman climbing for charity won't be beat

A police inspector raising money for Cambodian landmine victims has vowed to repeat an attempt to conquer South America's highest peak after turning back 270 metres from the summit.

Mark Duncan, 33, suffered frostbite to his face during his initial attempt in December to conquer Mount Aconcagua in Argentina.

8 Feb 2004 - 12:00am