Runners taking part in the Taman Pudu Ulu Parkrun in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The 5km running event has become a global phenomenon. Photo: Parkrun

Japan, Singapore, even Siberia have Parkrun, why can’t Hong Kong? Six potential locations for 5km race that’s swept the world since 2004

  • The weekly 5km running event, which has become a global phenomenon, encourages people of all shapes and sizes to get out and take part
  • Despite Hongkongers’ love of running, there is no Parkrun in the city. But it’s only a matter of time – so we’ve scouted some possible courses
Topic |   Hiking and Running

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Runners taking part in the Taman Pudu Ulu Parkrun in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The 5km running event has become a global phenomenon. Photo: Parkrun
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Human-powered gym machines are the latest eco trend in the fitness industry. Photo: SportsArt

Sustainable fitness: the gyms where the energy of human exertions is harnessed to power the machines

  • The latest trend in fitness involves exercise machines that produce electricity to help power gyms or which can be sold to utilities for cash
  • The idea of sustainable fitness is starting to catch on as gym goers look for greener ways to work out
Topic |   Health and wellness

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Human-powered gym machines are the latest eco trend in the fitness industry. Photo: SportsArt
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