The 2021 Hong Kong Marathon went ahead with a reduced field. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
The 2021 Hong Kong Marathon went ahead with a reduced field. Photo: Xiaomei Chen

Hong Kong Marathon called off, organisers say left with no choice after government does not grant approval in time

  • Organisers had been in talks with the authorities about how to stage the race while satisfying Covid-19 rules imposed on sporting events
  • It follows the cancellation of the city’s 10K Championships, and badminton and fencing tournaments

The 2021 Hong Kong Marathon went ahead with a reduced field. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
The 2021 Hong Kong Marathon went ahead with a reduced field. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
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