Tough Lantau 2 Peaks trail race pushes runners to their limits on brutal climbs and descents

//Tough Lantau 2 Peaks trail race pushes runners to their limits on brutal climbs and descents

Tough Lantau 2 Peaks trail race pushes runners to their limits on brutal climbs and descents

Hundreds of runners took on a brutal trail race on Sunday, climbing Hong Kong’s second and third highest mountains. The Lantau 2 Peaks race started in Tung Chung and rounded over Lantau and Sunset Peak. In just 23km, the course packed in 2,000m of accumulative ascent.Brit Zein Williams won the women’s race and said the hardest section was ironically a brief 3km of flat, between Lantau and Sunset Peak.“I’m use to favouring the hills but that little 3km section just about killed me as was scared…

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