Run announcement 2101- Feb 8th 2023

Hare: Qutie

Time: 19:30

Map: Wan Tau Street Sitting out area (opposite King’s Belly Pub)

Google: https://goo.gl/maps/JPzi3aUQW5QhwJhu5

Gov: https://www.map.gov.hk/gm/s/S/1502025170

Transport:

Bus: Innumerable busses that go to Tai Po Kwong Fuk Road can be used

Train: Tai Po Market Station is a 7 minute walk from the start.

JamJars (Cars): A small carpark is just next door. Though often full. A number of other car parks are across the road and around the area.

A lazy run for Wimps that everyone will complain about.

Hare

Run 2100 – 1st Feb 2023 – Kwu Tung

Hare: Nitro Goreman

Time: 7:30

Location: Village entrance outside the Lo Wu Saddle Club

Googler: https://goo.gl/maps/6Zg6B3vRmHPR2t1Z8

Important! Google will lead you on a wild goose chase up round Lok Ma Chau if you follow their directions! Change view to public transport and head through Kwu Tung, following the 51K minibus to view the correct directions.

Transport: 51K minibus runs from Shueng Shui station to Lo Wu Correctional Centre, Get off at the Saddle Club.

Cars: Parking can be found ~200 down the road at the riding school car park, past the prison on the right – https://maps.google.com/?q=22.5161631,114.1118722&hl=en-HK&gl=hk&entry=gps&g_st=iw

Hare says: “Wear long pants and embrace scratches, a reward of food might be arraigned”

Run 2099 – 25th* January – Clearwater Bay Day Run

Hare: Sarah & SP

Time: 3:00PM

Location: Tai Au Mun Carpark

Googler: https://goo.gl/maps/xZR9o1JjCuQAJwMw7

No trains nearby, though the closest station is Hang Hau – take the #16/103 minibus

Alternatively, Take the train to Tsuen Kwan O and take the 103M minibus to the start

91 KMB runs from Diamond Hill to Clearwater Bay

Cars: pair of metered public car parks, run will be from one of them…

*Wednesday 25th not 24th!

Run 2097 – January 11th 2023 – Tsing Yi

Hare: Velcro Lips & Back to the Future

Time: 7:30

Location: Nga Ying Chau Garden – Tsing Yi

Map:

Google: https://goo.gl/maps/xQeaEMceZSBjtkP38

Gov: https://www.map.gov.hk/gm/s/S/1502000179

Transport:

MTR Tung Chung line to Tsing Yi station, Exit A. 5 Minute walk

Presumably there are buses, Google tells me the 409s runs by the bucket. But realistically, you’re going to take the train.

Cars: Cheap Parking in the nearby Cheung Fat Plaza, or park at the MTR

Hare Says: A Wimps & A Rambo’s?!? An ONON at the nearby Heung Kong Restaurant?!? It will be FABULOUS!

A prediction of the journey home

Run 2096 – January 4th 2023 – Happy New Year! Happy Birthday! Happy Leaving HK! Joint run N2TH3 + LSWH

Hare: CoTD

Time: 7:15-30

Location: Au Pui Wan St No.41, Fo Tan

Map:

Google: https://goo.gl/maps/SNHmCs9iYsgvpP5d6

Gov: https://www.map.gov.hk/gm/s/B/1102443292

Transport:

Closest MTR is Fo Tan station – follow marking from MTR exit D walk 6-7 min

Cars:

Car parking suggest anywhere alone the road where everybody is parking nearby. Or for safety please go to Shatin Galleria Car Parking across the street.

Hare Says: ONON Pizza + drinks $100 flat rate

Run 2095 – 31st December 2022 – Last run of the year saturday special

Hare: Golden Balls

Time: 3:00 PM

Location: Casa GB – Tit Hang

Map:

Google: https://goo.gl/maps/8jftTFg9u74DJPMc7

Gov: https://www.map.gov.hk/gm/s/hk80/841345/827351

Transport:

From Sheung Shui, take red minibus no. 17 towards Yuen Long. The minibus starts from San Fat Street, just around the corner from the Better Ole. Alight at the traffic lights on Castle Peak Road about 1 km after crossing the Beas River nullah. Walk about 1 km northwards from the lights on the unnamed road. There is a garbage collection station on the right at the junction with Castle Peak Road.

From Yuen Long, take red minibus no. 17 towards Sheung Shui. The minibus starts from Shui Che Kwun Street. Alight at the traffic lights on Castle Peak Road about 600m after passing the yellow bus terminus on the right. Walk about 1 km northwards from the lights on the unnamed road. There is a garbage collection station on the right at the junction with Castle Peak Road.

Taxi

A taxi from Sheung Shui Station sets you back about $60, from Yuen Long Station about $100.

Drive

Get on the stretch of Fanling Highway (Route 9) between Sheung Shui and Yuen Long.

If heading towards Yuen Long, exit via the ramp at Pak Shek Au Interchange, turn right to cross the highway then left to Castle Peak Road. Turn right almost immediately at the traffic lights and proceed about 1 km northwards on the unnamed road. There is a garbage collection station on the right at the junction with Castle Peak Road.

If heading towards Sheung Shui, exit at San Tin Interchange and turn right to Castle Peak Road. After about 600m turn left at the traffic lights and proceed about 1 km northwards on the unnamed road. There is a garbage collection station on the right at the junction with Castle Peak Road.

PARKING

Narrow single-track road. Room for about 6 cars in the immediate vicinity or more space further down the unnamed road.

Hare Says: I’M LOST / CLUELESS / ALREADY DRUNK

Hare also says: Bring your own Mistletoe

Run 2094 – 28th December 2022 –

Hare: Bunter

Time: 7:30

Location: Round the back of HLY Power substation

Map:

Google: https://goo.gl/maps/o85sGD3Ak8igkUEa7

Gov: https://www.map.gov.hk/gm/s/hk80/836111/833526

Transport:

Closest MTR is Tai Wo – Take the 64K to Hong Lok Yuen bus stop. 5 minutes walk to the sub station.

Parking: On street parking should be available as area is fairly discreet

Hare says: OnOn will be arranged at Chez Earle for those inclined to enjoy a drink and meal.

Run 2093 – 21st December 2022 – Kins’ Farm

Hare: Catch of the Day

Time: 7:30

location: Kin’s Farm

Map:

Google: https://goo.gl/maps/iVQEciJq5B84PbiT8

Gov: https://www.map.gov.hk/gm/s/lotids/1800057902

Transport:

獅頭嶺村咖啡農場

Sze Tau Leng Village, from Fanling MTR exit C, Minibus 56B takes 20 min to the terminus and walk for 7-8 min to Coffee farm.

Parking: Recommend parking after anywhere over Yellow bridge but please be quiet and don’t anybody’s see you.

Hare says: I will prepare a fire!

Run 2092 – December 14th 2022 – Country Pub Run III – Return to Lam Tsuen Valley

– IMPORTANT –

It’s the Country Pub Run & AGM! Come along and find out who’s been dobbed in and forced to join the committee. In commiserations and to prepare the unfortunate bastards, enjoy a drink at the finest 4 (possibly only) pubs Lam Tsuen has to offer! On On!

Hare: Ding-a-Ling

Time: 7:30

Location:

Google: https://goo.gl/maps/TodXgPkHU161QNZc8

Gov: https://www.map.gov.hk/gm/s/F/545510

Transport:

Tai Wo MTR is the closest station. Take the 25K minibus or 64K bus to the wishing tree.

Cars: Highly Recommended to Not drive. Parking and driving home will be at your peril.

Trail: A – B along a selection of the finest bars Lam Tsuen has to offer.

OnOn: An OnOn has been prepared at the best curry house this side of the Lam Tsuen River.

Hare Says: The run we’ve all been training for all year!