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The Hong Kong Jockey Club launched the “Striding On” community betterment programme and its key activity “21-Day Challenge” today (20 July). The programme aims at encouraging people of all ages and backgrounds to take on new challenges and to embrace new perspectives as the first step to self-improvement. The Club’s Chief Executive Officer Winfried Engelbrecht-Bresges was joined at today’s press conference by Hong Kong’s queen of the velodrome, cyclist Sarah Lee, as well as Hong Kong ...

The Hong Kong Jockey Club is deeply saddened to learn of the passing of its former Chairman Lord Michael Sandberg (Baron Sandberg of Passfield), CBE LLD JP, on 2 July in the United Kingdom. Lord Sandberg was a dedicated Member of the Club for close to 60 years.  He was elected to the Board of Stewards in 1972 and was Club Chairman from 1981 to 1986, a period of notable progress for the Club which included ...

The Qing Dynasty considered their emperors’ longevity to be a symbol of impressive governance. The Emperor’s Birthday was taken very seriously, being one of the three most important festivals in the Qing palace along with New Year’s Day and Winter Solstice, and a grand celebration was held each year. The latest exhibition in The Hong Kong Jockey Club Series, entitled Longevity and Virtues: Birthday Celebrations of the Qing Emperors and Empress Dowagers, will showcase these rituals and rich birthday traditions ...

The Hong Kong Jockey Club staged its annual Hong Kong Reunification Raceday at Sha Tin Racecourse today (1 July) with a range of entertainment to celebrate the HKSAR’s 20th birthday. More than 28,000 visitors attended the events at Sha Tin and Happy Valley Racecourses. In addition to the two feature races - The Hong Kong Reunification Cup and Guangdong-Hong Kong Cup - racegoers were treated to a variety show and a range of on-course entertainment. The variety show included a performance ...