Hotel Icon Tai Long Wan Clean – 2018.02.24

Tai Long Wan

Why TheGreenRace

We are The Green Race – An enviro mix of some of the best road & trail running around! We organize personal training, run clubs, family runs, retreats & trail races all with the goal of creating Zero Waste events.

About Hotel Icon Tai Long Wan Clean

Everyone Welcome!! Come out on our community coastal clean to Tai Long Wan, 24 February. We have Gone Running sponsored snacks and a few nice draw prizes for our volunteers!

09:45 – See you all at Wong Shek Pier [Map] for water taxi departure 10am. Please try to arrive 15 minutes early.
10:00 – The first 20 volunteers will take a 10 minute water taxi to Chek Keng Pier and begin collecting rubbish at the pier. *Please have 10HKD ready for the water taxi.
10:30 – Boat taxi return to collect second group at Wong Shek Pier and transport to Chek Keng Pier.
11:00 – All volunteers begin 3k hike to Ham Tin Wan (Tai Long Wan) [Map]. We will trail clean along the way.
12:00 – Snacks / refreshments, distribute additional rubbish bags, start Beach clean.
13:30 – Beach sprint / fun race (~100m for anyone interested!)
14:00 – Late Lunch. [Map]
15:30 – 3km hike back to Chek Keng Pier (4pm pickup)
15:45 – Speedboat to Sai Kung from beach may be possible.
16:00 – Water Taxi leaves Chek Keng Pier to Ko Tong Hau
16:30 – Second Water Taxi leave Chek Keng Pier to Ko Tong Hau

*Cotton gloves and rubbish bags will be provided! Just bring yourselves and water/packed lunch!


– Closed toe shoes to be worn while cleaning
– Flip flops / sandals for after beach clean
– Minimum $100 HKD for public transport
– Small first aid kit with alcohol / disinfectant, gauze, bandages.
– Sun hat / sunscreen / sunglasses
– Minimum 1L water
– Packed lunch
– Smartphone with backup charger
– Flashlight – incase water taxi is missed and need to hike out (7km).
– Waterproof bag and umbrella
– Cotton gloves and rubbish bags are provided!:)

Clean Up Location

GreenRideShare Service

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Course Recce

Run prepared on race day! We invite you to get out and recce the GreenRace route with us. Register here.

Event Details & Maps

Learn everything you need about the event for DB Festive Clean Up. Download GPS maps and more.