Christy Yiu and teammate Wong Wan-chun before the start of the marathon at the National Games in Xian. Photo: HKAAA
Christy Yiu and teammate Wong Wan-chun before the start of the marathon at the National Games in Xian. Photo: HKAAA

Christy Yiu finishes 12th in women’s marathon at National Games as lengthy quarantine takes its toll

  • Yiu drops back in last five kilometres of the race to finish a disappointing 12th as her muscles could not adapt to high intensity training after long isolation
  • Wong Wan-chun finishes 26th in men’s event under a heavy downpour in Xian

Christy Yiu and teammate Wong Wan-chun before the start of the marathon at the National Games in Xian. Photo: HKAAA
Christy Yiu and teammate Wong Wan-chun before the start of the marathon at the National Games in Xian. Photo: HKAAA
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