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The Hong Kong Jockey Club (“the Club”) announced today (13 July) its sponsorship of the New Quality Productive Forces Summer Study Tour 2024, organised by China Tourism Group (China Travel Service (Holdings) Hong Kong) (“CTG”) and co-organised by the Scout Association of Hong Kong (“SAHK”). Young local participants will have a chance to visit major cities in the Mainland to understand “New Quality Productive Forces” as well as the country’s prospects and opportunities. They will also participate in a series ...

The Hong Kong Jockey Club (“the Club”) announced today (10 July) the return of the JC Youth Football Academy Summit (“the Summit”). Taking place next month, from 5 to 12 August, the Manchester United Academy U16 squad will be in Hong Kong for a week-long cultural and football exchange programme. The highlight of the Summit will be two friendly matches between local young players and the visiting team. The two matches are scheduled to take place on 9 and 11 August ...

As a densely populated international city, Hong Kong faces a variety of natural and man-made disaster risks. To enhance overall emergency preparedness, The Hong Kong Jockey Club Charities Trust supports the HKSAR Government Fire Services Department’s (FSD) Disaster Management and Preparedness Programme. In a bid to encourage regional collaboration and exchange, the three-day Fire Asia 2024 symposium is being held in Hong Kong this week. The symposium kicked off today (10 July), where Michael Lee, Chairman of The Hong Kong Jockey ...

At the flag presentation ceremony for the Hong Kong, China delegations to the 2024 Paris Olympic Games today (9 July), it was announced that The Hong Kong Jockey Club (“the Club”) has increased cash incentives to reward athletes who represent Hong Kong, China at the Paris Olympics, giving the delegation a warm send-off before the Games. The Club launched the three-year Jockey Club Athlete Incentive Awards Scheme (“JCAIAS”) in 2023, through which it sponsors the Hong Kong Sports Institute (“HKSI”) to ...

Para athlete Tse Pui-ting, Natasha, a member of The Hong Kong Jockey Club Para Equestrian Squad, has been chosen to represent Hong Kong, China at the Paralympic Games in Paris this summer. This will be her fourth consecutive Paralympic Games. Her selection for the individual para dressage event was confirmed by the China Hong Kong Paralympic Committee and the Equestrian Federation of Hong Kong, China (EFHKC). Competing on board Baxo, Tse achieved Minimum Eligibility Requirement (MER) scores to qualify for the ...

The Hong Kong Jockey Club (“Club”) marked the 27th anniversary of the establishment of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (“HKSAR”) today (Monday, 1 July) at Sha Tin Racecourse by staging the Hong Kong Reunification Raceday. Apart from exciting races, entrants participated in on-course activities, including live performances from TV show “Midlife, Sing and Shine!” singers. Tourists to Hong Kong were able to enjoy free admission by showing a valid travel document upon entry to the Public Enclosure, enabling both ...

The Hong Kong Jockey Club (“the Club”) announced today (1 July) the signing of a “Memorandum of Understanding on the Guangdong-Hong Kong Cup” (“MOU”) with the Guangdong Provincial Sports Federation (“GDSF”). The Guangdong-Hong Kong Cup is a feature race, which has been run on Reunification Raceday every year since the signing of a 10-year MOU between the Club and the GDSF in 2014. It signifies the joint commitment of Guangdong and Hong Kong to promote sports development. Under the renewed MOU, apart ...