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Stuart Krohn

Former Hong Kong skipper Stuart Krohn leads US kids on education mission

Leodes Van Buren, Stuart Krohn, Jabari Fernandes, Cameron Griffin and Nia Toliver at the Sevens. Photo: SMP Picture

Stuart Krohn was pleased to be back on his "home" turf this weekend. And while the Sevens is a chance to revive friendships and renew vows over the love, honour and worship of rugby, for Krohn it has a far deeper meaning.

Sunday, 24 March, 2013, 8:47am

Rugby exchange brings US players to Hong Kong

The power of rugby to create lasting friendships gave two students from inner-city Los Angeles the chance to visit Hong Kong last week and learn about school life and sports activities here.

27 Mar 2006 - 12:00am

Duo spread the gospel to inner-city students in LA

McIntosh and Krohn behind inter-continental exchange programme

On the field, former Hong Kong teammates Rod McIntosh and Stuart Krohn were an inspirational force. Now they have reunited to set up an inter-continental student exchange programme, bringing inner-city kids from Los Angeles to learn about school life and rugby in Hong Kong.

26 Mar 2006 - 12:00am

Krohn to represent HK for the last time

Stuart Krohn will represent Hong Kong one last time after he was picked yesterday in a 10-man SAR squad for the Air France Sevens in Paris on May 16-17.

Krohn, who retired from top-level rugby in Hong Kong earlier this year - as he will soon leave to pursue an academic and coaching career in the United States - has been drafted in to fill the forward slot.

6 May 1998 - 12:00am

Stuart Krohn

Stuart Krohn has regained the captaincy of the territory's Sevens team after he was named to lead the squad who will play in the Fiji Sevens on March 8-9.

1 Mar 1997 - 12:00am

Territory left floundering

LIGHTNING struck twice - and blew the home team's hopes of qualifying for the Cup competition right out of the Hong Kong Stadium yesterday.

The territory, who were relegated to the Bowl competition last year, find themselves in similar circumstances today, despite defeating France who were the top seeds in the preliminary round.

26 Mar 1995 - 12:00am

Two-try Tu'ivai in doubt for Asian tournament after injury

KEY Hong Kong player Isi Tu'ivai could miss the start of the Asian tournament in Malaysia later this month after dislocating his collarbone during yesterday's 37-5 victory over Northern Territory.

2 Oct 1994 - 12:00am

Krohn urges Hong Kong not to squander opportunity

HONG KONG captain Stuart Krohn has pleaded with his side not to let slip the once-in-a-lifetime chance of playing in the game's most prestigious tournament - the World Cup.

At the post-Test match dinner held by the Namibian Rugby Union, Krohn, when called upon to give his customary speech, used the opportunity to ask his side for their full commitment for another two months.

27 Aug 1994 - 12:00am