Archive for the 'Marathon' Category

MarathonWah Yan One Family2021 SCB Marathon, Wah Yan is ready!

Monday, September 6th, 2021

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MarathonWah Yan One FamilyWah Yan One Family Marathon Team 2018

Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

Please find the appeal letter of Marathon 2018 from the Wah Yan One Family Foundation. Due to the immense competition, this year the One Family Marathon team got only 100 group enrollment places in the Standard Chartered Bank Hong Kong Marathon 2018. If you would like to join the One Family marathon team, please follow […]

MarathonWah Yan One FamilyMarathon 2017: First Clinic

Tuesday, October 25th, 2016

This is the 10th time we take part in the Marathon, with a view to gathering runners and donations to support the continuous development of our students at the two Wah Yan Colleges, Hong Kong and Kowloon. Our goal is to raise $1 million through this campaign. Unfortunately, we have only received around $120,000 thus […]

MarathonMarathon 2017 Appeal Letter

Tuesday, September 6th, 2016

A decade of the sweat of brow has helped us raise over $7 million to support sports and brotherhood development in the two Wah Yans. Your generosity had enabled our Schools to provide professional training to help students improve their physiques, mental strength and pursue new heights in different sport. Just to name a few, […]

MarathonWYKPSAMarathon 2016 Appeal Letter

Thursday, February 25th, 2016

Over the years, your generosity had enabled our Schools to provide professional training to help students pursue new heights in different sports, through continuous participation and improvement. Gradually, our sports teams performed well in various inter-school sports tournament, showing good physique, brotherhood, a fighting spirit and sportsmanship. For instance, the athletic teams of both Wah […]

MarathonWah Yan One FamilyMarathon 2016: Two Training Clinics

Friday, October 30th, 2015

A team of 230 students, alumni, teachers, parents, Jesuits and friends of Wah Yan has been formed to take part in the SCB Marathon 2016 on 17 January 2016. Our partner Adidas will present some useful ideas on running and personal health at the Clinics as follows: Date: Saturday, 31 October 2015 and Saturday, 28 November […]

MarathonWah Yan One FamilyMarathon 2016

Friday, September 18th, 2015

Greetings from the Foundation! Over the years, your generosity for our Marathon campaigns had enabled our Schools to provide professional training to help students pursue new heights in different sport. For instance, 15 sports teams are now competing in Division One of the Inter-School competitions and have won medals even in open divisions. Now our […]

MarathonWah Yan One FamilyMarathon 2015 Donation Period Extended

Saturday, January 31st, 2015

We are most pleased to inform you that the Marathon 2015 Campaign has been smoothly completed last Sunday. 145 out of our 160 runners finished their races. Two members were ranked top 20 among 7,000 runners in the 10km Run One session. Unfortunately, the amount of donations received to date was only around $200,000. Thus […]

MarathonWah Yan One FamilyAppeal Letter from Fr Deignan on Marathon 2015

Thursday, January 15th, 2015

Please find an appeal letter from the Chairman of Wah Yan One Family Foundation, Rev Fr Deignan for supporting the sport development of Wah Yan College. Appeal letter

MarathonWah Yan One FamilyAppeal to Support Marathon 2015

Tuesday, November 18th, 2014

We are very pleased to inform you that a 160-runner team has been formed to take part in the 10km Run of the Marathon 2015 Campaign. Unfortunately, the amount of donations gathered is very low (only around $100,000 was received thus far). Over the years, the revenues from this Campaign (approx. $6 million or $1 […]

MarathonWah Yan One FamilyWYOFF 2015 SCB Marathon

Friday, September 19th, 2014

Wah Yan One Family Foundation has been accepted as an Associate Member of the Hong Kong Amateur Athletic Association (HKAAA), the organiser of the annual Hong Kong Marathon. Unfortunately, due to competition, we have got only 100 group enrolment places in the SCB Hong Kong Marathon in 2015. To encourage the continued sports development in the Schools, 80 places are […]

MarathonWah Yan One FamilyMarathon 2014 – Press Release & Coverage

Monday, February 17th, 2014

The Wah Yan One Family Marathon Team, which comprised 520 runners, have completed the Standard Chartered Marathon 10 km Run 2 yesterday. Lai Yik Chun, a friend of Wah Yan, and Yu King Chun, a WYK F.4 student, came 2nd and 10th out of 6,000 runners in the 10 km Run 2. The results were […]