Over 3,000 HKU members ran at the Standard Chartered HK Marathon
2013 on Feb 24, 2013.
And, over 500 HKU members supporting and cheering
the runners along the route, from start to finish.
(from left to right)
1. Ms Rachel Sproston
Half Marathon (Women's Master 1): Champion
2. Ms Yu Wing-hay
10km Challenge (Womenís Overall and Womenís Senior): 1st runner-up
3. Dr Angela Leung
Full Marathon (Women's Master 2): 1st runner-up
Vice-Chancellor Professor Lap-Chee
Tsui represented HKU in the Leaders Cup race.
Professor Joseph Sung (left,
Vice-Chancellor of CUHK and HKU alumnus) and
Professor Lap-Chee Tsui.
Alumni Dr the Hon Leong Che Hung
(also the Council Chairman), 2nd right and
Mrs Patricia Chu, 1st left, are voted as the winners
of the Best Marathon Spirit Award amongst the
Leaders Cupís runners.
The therapeutic service provided
by the HKU Bachelor of Chinese Medicine (Full-time)
Alumni Association was, again, most popular.
A big THANK YOU to over 7,500 runners and over
2,000 Support Team members
(including students, staff, alumni and runners' families and
friends) who have joined the
HKU Marathon Team
since 2006, and Xtep for sponsoring the X- Light 100 running tees and
HKU Marathon Team has won the Most Supportive Group
8 years running