More than just a Mickey Mouse run

Fresh from hanging up his badminton racket, newly retired Derek Wong laced up his shoes yesterday to take part in the Hong Kong Disneyland 10K Weekend. The 27-year-old, who is in Hong Kong with friends, said he signed up for the run as a refreshing c
PHOTO COURTESY OF DEREK WONG

Fresh from hanging up his badminton racket, newly retired Derek Wong laced up his shoes yesterday to take part in the Hong Kong Disneyland 10K Weekend. The 27-year-old, who is in Hong Kong with friends, said he signed up for the run as a refreshing change from badminton. He completed the 10km route within an estimated 40 minutes, finishing among the top 30.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on September 12, 2016, with the headline 'More than just a Mickey Mouse run'. Print Edition | Subscribe