Stunned officials and coaches fear windsurfing's top-dog position at the Hong Kong Sports Institute is in jeopardy after the sport was controversially replaced by kitesurfing at the 2016 Olympics.Wednesday, 9 May, 2012, 12:00am
Gymnast Shek Wai-hung believes an Olympic medal is not beyond his reach when he competes in London this summer. But first he will have to perfect a routine that can compare with the best in the world.23 Mar 2012 - 12:00am
HK luxury-home sales down 16.4pc year on year11 Jan 2012 - 12:00am
Medallists to be awarded up to HK$1million
Hong Kong athletes competing in next year's Beijing Olympics and Paralympic Games have been urged to strive for glory after being handed huge cash incentives.18 Dec 2007 - 12:00am
Hot air takes the prize12 May 2007 - 12:00am
Following the success of the first phase of the Manulife Hong Kong Sports Scholarship Programme, the second stage is now open for applications.27 Mar 2007 - 12:00am
Hong Kong athletes with dreams of competing at the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens, Greece, may receive financial assistance from the International Olympic Committee (IOC).
The IOC has allocated US$13.7 million (HK$106.7 million) for a scholarship programme aimed at assisting athletes nominated by the 199 national Olympic committees to qualify for the event.18 Apr 2002 - 12:00am
I share the disappointment expressed in the letter headlined 'TV stations' Games snub hardly surprising' (South China Morning Post, February 11).22 Feb 2002 - 12:00am
'Winning a medal at the Games is not what the Olympics is all about' - Pang Chung, organiser of Hong Kong's Olympics team, on windsurfing hopeful Lee Lai-shan's four-hour daily journey to the water in Sydney.
'He has been too stupid by far' - the sister of an abode-seeker thought to be at the centre of Wednesday's arson attack.6 Aug 2000 - 12:00am