Hong Kong athletes picked up more medals in two weeks in Tokyo than they had in the 69 years since their Olympics debut. Photo: SCMP graphic, EPA
Hong Kong athletes picked up more medals in two weeks in Tokyo than they had in the 69 years since their Olympics debut. Photo: SCMP graphic, EPA

Tokyo Olympics was Hong Kong’s ‘greatest games’ ever, but are more medals on the horizon or was this a flash in the pan?

  • The six medals the city’s athletes collected were long in the making, with much investment, training and dedication poured into the development system over decades
  • Can Hong Kong move on to next level and nurture even more Olympic medallists? Experts are not convinced the finances and programmes are in place

Hong Kong athletes picked up more medals in two weeks in Tokyo than they had in the 69 years since their Olympics debut. Photo: SCMP graphic, EPA
Hong Kong athletes picked up more medals in two weeks in Tokyo than they had in the 69 years since their Olympics debut. Photo: SCMP graphic, EPA
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