School of Public Health's team completed a 4-hour relay run at the "Run with Your Heart 2016"


Staff and students of the School of Public Health have participated in the “Run with Your Heart 2016”, one of the flagship events of the “Active School” programme organized by the Hong Kong Elite Athletes Association and supported by The Hong Kong Jockey Club Charities Trust on 31 December 2016. The relay event featured teams of six runners each with the aim of promoting the benefits of sports and healthy lifestyle. HKU School of Public Health’s team completed the 4-hour relay run with a record of 49.8 km in the track of Hong Kong Sport Institute. Having spent a memorable and meaningful New Year’s Eve together, the team has helped raise funds of HK$6,000 for The Regeneration Society and The Hong Kong Asthma Society.