Track & Field is a sport comprising running, jumping and throwing events. For running, there are sprints, middle- and long-distance, relays and hurdling events. For jumping, there are long jump, triple jump, high jump and pole vault. For throwing, there are shot put, javelin and discus events.
The Track & Field Club, HKUSTSU
was founded in 1993. The founding coaches of HKUST Track and Field Team are Prof. Neil C MICKLEBOROUGH, Dr. Paul W. C. YEUNG and Mr Ricky Wai-Kei YEUNG. Currently, the Team is coached by Mr. Ricky Wai-Kei YEUNG, who has guided and worked with the Team since it was found in 1993. There is an assistance coaches, Mr Ho Kwan CHENG, who are responsible for organizing additional weight training sessions for the Team Members. The Team practices with commitment and preseverance under the coach's guidance every Monday and Thursday evenings at the HKUST Athletics Track.