Yiu Kit Ching

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Christy Yiu Kit-Ching
Yiu Kit Ching Rio2016.jpg
Personal information
Born (1988-02-20) 20 February 1988 (age 31)
Hong Kong
Country Hong Kong
SportTrack and field
Event(s)long-distance running
Updated on 16 August 2016.

Christy Yiu Kit-Ching (born 20 February 1988) is a Hong Kong long-distance runner. She competed in the marathon event at the 2015 World Championships in Athletics in Beijing, China and the 2016 Olympic Games.[1]


Yiu finished 39th in the women’s marathon at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, setting a new personal best and national record with a time of two hours 36 minutes and 11 seconds.[2]

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  1. ^ "Women's marathon results" (PDF). IAAF. Retrieved 29 August 2015.
  2. ^ Porteous, James (15 August 2016). "Hot stuff: Christy Yiu Kit-ching beats the heat to run a PB but falls just short of Hong Kong's marathon record". South China Morning Post.

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