The China Mail.
Hongkong, Thursday, October 19, 1922.
BOY SCOUTS' SPORTS.
FIRST ANNUAL MEETING.
In the V. R. C bath yesterday afternoon, the preliminary heats in the first annual aquatic sports meeting of the Hongkong Boy Scouts', Association were swum in the presence of a good attendance of interested spectators and supporters of the movement.
There was keen, sporting competition between the various troops and some very good races were witnessed.
Following are the results of the heats:-
50 Yards Championship (two lengths).- A. May and Chan Shiu Chi Tong Tan Chiu and E. Zimmern, H. Watson and S. Copsley, H. Lim and Ng Hon Sang.
Junior Backstroke (one length).- Ng Wai Han and F. Zimmern, Lai How Wai and L. Cassumbhoy.
Wolf Cubs' Race (no length)- C. Chu and R. Pathoyjohns and J. Smith, J. Longstaff and H. Harris and J. Bromfield.
Senior 100 Yards Championship (4 lengths).- Tong Chan Chiu and J. Kotwall, H Watson and C. Wong, A. May and H. Lim.
Junior 50 Yards Championship (two lengths).- Ng Wai Man and E. Hamson, I. Cassumbhoy and D. Leonard, F. Zimmern and L. White.
Life Saving Race.- Tong Tan Chiu and Chan Shiu Chi, Kotwall and Kwok Hing Wan.
Senior Backstroke (two lengths).- A. May and Cowan, Tong Tan Chiu an Ng Hon Sang, J. Kotwall and Kwong Po Wa.
Junior 100 Yards Championship (four lengths).- D. Leonard and E. Hamson, I. Cassumbhoy and W. Turtle.
The finals will be held on Saturday afternoon.