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[24 January 2018] Standard Chartered Hong Kong Marathon 2018 - Response to the Runner Incident at the Standard Chartered Hong Kong Marathon 2018 (Jan 24)

 

Response to the Runner Incident
at the Standard Chartered Hong Kong Marathon 2018

HONG KONG, 24 January 2018Hong Kong Amateur Athletic Association (HKAAA) and Standard Chartered Bank (Hong Kong) Limited express their deepest condolences at the passing of Mr. Lee today (24 January 2018), who participated in the 10KM race at the Standard Chartered Hong Kong Marathon 2018 last Sunday (21 January 2018). The Organiser is in contact with Mr. Lee’s family to understand their needs and is ready to provide them with suitable assistance.

 

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The Standard Chartered Hong Kong Marathon is Hong Kong's largest participatory annual sporting event, organised by the HKAAA. With a first title sponsorship in 1997, Standard Chartered Bank (Hong Kong) Limited will celebrate its 22nd year as title sponsor with the 2018 Event. 

Standard Chartered also sponsors marathons in 7 other cities globally including Taipei,Singapore, Nairobi, Kuala Lumpur, Dubai, Stanley (Falkland Islands), and Jersey.

Standard Chartered Hong Kong Marathon 2018 has been recognised as an “M” Mark event that helps enhance the image of Hong Kong as Asia’s sports event capital. The “M” Mark is awarded by the Major Sports Events Committee,symbolising intense, spectacular and signature events in the territories sports calendar.

This press release is released by Ogilvy Public Relations on behalf of the Standard Chartered Hong Kong Marathon 2018 Organising Committee.

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