Hong Kong Sports Institute

Postal address: 
25 Yuen Wo Road, Fo Tan, Sha Tin, New Territories
Hong Kong Special Administrative Region
China
Phone: 
852 2681 6888
Fax: 
852 2695 4555
Year of foundation: 
1982
Name of the director: 
Dr Trisha Leahy, Chief Executive
Institutional dependency: 
Public
Sports: 
Athletics
Badminton
Beisbol
Cycling Road
Cycling Track
Fencing
Gymnastics Artistic
Rowing
Rugby
Sailing
Swimming
Table Tennis
Tennis
Wushu
Support services: 
athlete career and education
biomechanics
nutrition
physiotherapy
sport medicine
sport physiology
sport psychology
sport science laboratories
strength and conditioning
talent search
video analysis
Additional sport facilities: 
gymnasium
recovery centre
soccer field
Suitable for: 
elite
international
national
olympic
paralympic
Admission athletes of other countries with fees: 
Yes
Altitude: 
See Level (0-200m)
Public transport: 
Available
Shuttle: 
No
Airport: 
Available
Airport name: 
Hong Kong Int Airport
Distance to airport: 
37.00Km
Railway: 
Available
Railway station name: 
Fotan Station
Distance to railway station: 
0.30Km
Hong Kong Sports Institute


fidelity award: Bronze

Subscription year: 
2009
Member type: 
Member


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Temperature: 
29.5ºC
Humidity: 
75%
Wind: 
From the SSE at 4.9 MPH Gusting to 7.4 MPH [SSE 155º 11.9km/h)
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SPORTS AND FACILITIES

Permanent sports in the centre: 17 "Tier A" Sports – Athletics, Badminton, Billiard sports, Cycling, Fencing, Gymnastics, Karatedo, Rowing, Rugby Sevens, Sailing, Squash, Swimming, Table Tennis, Tennis, Tenpin Bowling, Windsurfing and Wushu

Sport facilities: At its permanent headquarters, currently undergoing a HK$1.7 billion redevelopment, the following sports facilities are being constructed to world standards: a multi-purpose sports hall with a 12 –lane bowling centre, a wushu training venue, doubles squash courts, indoor swimming complex, rowing boathouse, indoor sports complex (training venues for table tennis, fencing, badminton and fencing, fitness training centre), running/ cycling trail, warm-up track, multiple-purpose outdoor venue, tennis courts, and integrated sports facilities for athletes with disabilities including. 

Support services: Operating under a biopsychosocial paradigm, the Hong Kong Sports Institute (HKSI) provides a full range of services including: coaching, sports science, sports medicine, strength and conditioning, programme support, educational, personal and social development programmes, and professional development for staff and coaches.

Studies arranged, available for athletes in the centre or externally: Athletes enrolled in formal education programmes study externally. HKSI provides tutorial support, academic planning and advice, school referral/admission support, education grants, personal and social development programmes for HKSI scholarship athletes internally.

Admission athletes of other countries for training under fees: No

Residence number of beds: With accommmodation up to 370 athletes, the Athlete Hostel, a 9-storey buidling, is the ideal accommodation for elite athletes. In addition, the hostel has shared communal living rooms, tutorial rooms, athlete common room and athlete learning hub.

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