Hong Kong’s Yvette Kong Man-yi, pictured in Mei Foo, practises Chinese martial arts to help her swimming career. Photo: K.Y. Cheng Hong Kong’s Yvette Kong Man-yi, pictured in Mei Foo, practises Chinese martial arts to help her swimming career. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
Hong Kong’s Yvette Kong Man-yi, pictured in Mei Foo, practises Chinese martial arts to help her swimming career. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
Martial arts

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Topic |   Martial arts
Hong Kong’s Yvette Kong Man-yi, pictured in Mei Foo, practises Chinese martial arts to help her swimming career. Photo: K.Y. Cheng Hong Kong’s Yvette Kong Man-yi, pictured in Mei Foo, practises Chinese martial arts to help her swimming career. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
Hong Kong’s Yvette Kong Man-yi, pictured in Mei Foo, practises Chinese martial arts to help her swimming career. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
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