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Plogging for World Cleanup Day

  • Intersection of Luk Keng Road and Bride’s Pool Road 22.524050,114.215421 Hong Kong (map)
trail litter

Join us 'plogging' (a combination of jogging and picking up litter) on World Cleanup Day!  Eco Marine Adventure Cleanup is collaborating with The Green Race for a coastal trail cleanup ‘plog’ on the southern shore of the Starling Inlet from 9:30am to around 12:30pm.  The event will coincide with the Immortals trail race 27km route and ploggers and runners will be able to cheer each other on! Ploggers will jog/hike as a group or in a few groups whilst picking up rubbish on the trail/shoreline between Luk Keng and CP3 (Kuk Po) of the race route where we can share in the water, drinks, and environmentally friendly snacks provided by The Green Race.  We will then turn around and head back to Luk Keng for a total distance of around 9km.

Meeting Time and Date: 9:30am, Saturday 15 September 2018

Place: Intersection of Luk Keng Road and Bride’s Pool Road 

Transport: Minibus 56K from Fanling MTR 

What to Wear: Hiking/sports clothes and shoes. Closed toed shoes only. Sun hat and other sun protection like umbrella and sunscreen. Weather is expected to be hot.

What to Bring: A reusable container with at least 1 L of water and some snacks if you are the hungry type. Single use plastic water and drink bottles like Bonaqua, Coke etc are prohibited. Try to minimize other single use food wrapping/packaging as well.  Also bring sunscreen, mosquito spray and possibly a change of clothes. Eco Marine will provide gloves and small sized rubbish bags suitable for plogging. Feel free to bring your own gloves and tongs.

Signup: click GOING on the facebook event page if you will join us


Disclaimer: By joining this event, all participants are deemed to have agreed to the terms and conditions contained in this disclaimer, and agreed to exonerate the event leaders, the organizers and any other participants in the event from any liabilities, claims, including but not limited to liabilities and claims as a result of any injuries or deaths or damages arising thereof. Volunteers joining the event are at their own choosing and at their own risk.