Emotional Chris Perry ends 36-year reign as Hong Kong head rowing coach; World Championship-winning veteran Kenny Wu to take over

//Emotional Chris Perry ends 36-year reign as Hong Kong head rowing coach; World Championship-winning veteran Kenny Wu to take over

Emotional Chris Perry ends 36-year reign as Hong Kong head rowing coach; World Championship-winning veteran Kenny Wu to take over

Christmas Day 2021 was more than a holiday for Chris Perry. It was also the first day in almost 36 years that he did not carry the title of “Hong Kong Rowing Head Coach”.The Englishman, who initially came to Hong Kong for a three-month stint, left his position as Hong Kong Sports Institute head coach on Friday after an epic stint in the city that encompassed eight Olympics, nine Asian Games (19 medals) and two World Championship finals. He also oversaw 72 Asian Championship medals and 71 Asian…

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