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Wushu

Golden wushu debut

Perseverance has finally paid off for 17-year-old wushu star Wyatt Lee Kin-fai. It paid off handsomely, too, with the martial artist becoming a double Asian junior champion.

Friday, 16 September, 2011, 12:00am

Canadian boys are wushu wonders

Two contestants stood out at the sports centre: Jonathan and Mark Warren from Canada.

Jonathan, 15, and Mark, 13, are Chinese-Canadians from Steveston-London Secondary School in Richmond, British Columbia. The boys are familiar with their local rivals in Hong Kong, as this is their second consecutive year of competition here.

24 Aug 2011 - 12:00am

Kung fu star on the make

Jackie Chan, Jet Li, Donnie Yen. You may wonder who could be next in line as kung fu superstar. We have a possible choice for you: wushu athlete Steven Chan Chung-tin from Lam Tai Fai College.

28 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

Two medals for city on first day

Hong Kong collected two bronze medals at Western Park Sports Centre yesterday. Zheng Tianhui scored 9.72 points to finish third in the women's changquan, while in the men's changquan, Leung Ka-wai won another bronze for the hosts with 9.71 points.

12 Dec 2009 - 12:00am

athlete of the week

Name: Fung Wing-see School: Po Chiu Catholic Secondary School Grade: Form Five Sport: Wushu

Achievements

Wing-see, 16, made a name for herself at her international debut at the Asian Junior Wushu Championships in Singapore in 2005. She won gold medals in changquan and qiangshu respectively.

3 Nov 2009 - 12:00am

Asia's wushu stars sharpen their act

Macau Notes Meanwhile, in the other SAR ...

It's fast, furious and supporters hope it will soon become an Olympic sport. The seventh Asian Wushu Championships were held in Macau last week with more than 400 competitors from 20 countries taking part in the four-day event.

20 May 2008 - 12:00am

Training HK's next generation

Athletes can pursue a career in coaching with the help of a new course

Seventeen athletes attended a two-week course to learn coaching techniques recently to improve their knowledge and skills.

The participants completed the Sports-General Theory Course of the Coach Accreditation Programme Level 2.

26 Feb 2008 - 12:00am

Defensive position

Kang Meng parries a double attack from Sun Pingping (middle) and Wang Jie in a martial arts demonstration at the University of Hong Kong's school of Chinese medicine this week. The students were part of a 20-member martial arts team from Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine.

23 Feb 2008 - 12:00am

Wong steals the limelight yet again

Star cyclist makes dash from airport to attend glittering awards ceremony for top athletes

Wong Kam-po was back in the spotlight last night as he collected the Bank of China Best of the Best Sports Star Award for 2007.

20 Feb 2008 - 12:00am

Athlete of the week

Each week we talk to HK's brightest and best

Name Kwan Ning-wai

School Lam Tai Fai College

Grade Form Seven

Sport Wushu

Achievements Ning-wai, 17, (right) is a member of the HKSAR squad. She clinched the nanquan, dao and gun titles at this year's Hong Kong Open Age Group Wushu Competition.

5 Nov 2007 - 12:00am

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