Asian runners dominate the Vibram® Hong Kong 100

Dong Li (2nd Woman) - Copyright: Alexis Berg

Asian runners dominate the Vibram® Hong Kong 100

Long-Fei Yan from China & Pui-Yan Wyan Chow from Hong Kong have won the Vibram® Hong Kong 100.

 

Long-Fei Yan (1st Man)

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In an exciting first race of the Ultra-Trail® World Tour 2015 Long-Fei Yan has won the men’s competition in a new course record of 9:52:42. Running in the TOP5 throughout the entire time he finally broke away from competitor Sondre Amdahl around the 90km mark.

 

In the women’s competition local runner Pui-Yan Wyan Chow managed to complete the double victory for the asian trail community. In a time of 12:24:56 she finished 15 minutes ahead of Dong Li from China.

 

For a detailed race-report check out irunfar!

 

Long-Fei Yan (1st Man) & Sondre Amdahl (2nd Man)

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High Island Reservoir

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Top 3 Men

1-               Long-Fei Yan (CHN) 9:52:42

2-               Sondre Amdahl (NOR) 9:59:46

3-               Antoine Guillon (FRA) 10:30:02

Men’s podium

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Top 3 Women

1-               Pui-Yan Wyan Chow (HKG) 12:24:56

2-               Dong Li (CHN) 12:39:54

3-               Lisa Borzani (ITA) 12:50:38

Women’s podium

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