Top Hong Kong runner Christy Yiu barred from competing in Guangzhou Marathon due to travel restrictions

//Top Hong Kong runner Christy Yiu barred from competing in Guangzhou Marathon due to travel restrictions

Top Hong Kong runner Christy Yiu barred from competing in Guangzhou Marathon due to travel restrictions

Christy Yiu Kit-ching’s road to the Tokyo Games just became harder after she was barred from next month’s Guangzhou Marathon because of travel restrictions caused by the pandemic.The long distance runner was planning to use the neighbouring city event to boost her world ranking after a convincing sixth place in the 2019 Gold Coast Marathon in Australia.The December 13 race will be raced along the two banks of the Pearl River in the city centre with mostly a flat course enabling runners to clock…

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By | 2020-11-17T10:27:00+00:00 November 17th, 2020|Sport|Comments Off on Top Hong Kong runner Christy Yiu barred from competing in Guangzhou Marathon due to travel restrictions