About The Teams

CityU is “One of the Best Universities in Sports” among 13 member tertiary institutions in Hong Kong. We are the only University that has captured Double Champions for 9 times Grand Slam in the years of 1996-97, 2000-01, 2007-08, 2008-09, 2009-10, 2010-11, 2012-13, 2013-14 and 2016-17 in the USFHK Sports Competitions. We now have over 400 athletes in 18 sports events.
The City University sports teams are trained and managed by professional coaches and managers. Opportunities are provided for the teams to participate in competitions organized by the University Sports Federation of Hong Kong, China (USFHK) and other local sports bodies. Outstanding athletes may also be selected to represent Hong Kong to compete in the World University Games and other international sports competitions held overseas.
All full-time students with sports talent are invited to become a member of the CityU sports teams to participate in the inter-varsity events, including: athletics, badminton, basketball, cross-country, dragon boat, fencing, handball, karate, rugby, soccer, squash, swimming, table tennis, taekwondo, tennis, volleyball, water polo and woodball. Students interested in joining the teams are welcome to contact the responsible coaches/managers at the following contacts:
Honorary Managers: Prof Raymond Chan, Dr. Tim Wong
Manager: Ms. Poon Hoi Lam, Mr. Matthew Yip
Coaches: Ms. Poon Hoi Lam, Mr. Matthew Yip, Mr. Hung Ling Hoi, Ms. Mabel Lui
Contact Persons:
Athletics Team (Men)
Mr. Matthew Yip Tel: 3442 7290Email: sopemyip@cityu.edu.hk
Athletics Team (Women)
Ms. Poon Hoi Lam Tel: 3442 6308Email: hlpoon4@cityu.edu.hk
Training Schedule:
DayTimeVenue
Wednesday Men's Team: 1830 - 2130
Women's Team: 1720 - 2030
Joint Sports Centre, Renfrew Road