CFA Society Hong Kong: The Barker Road Hiking
The Barker Road was paved in 1898 and was named after George Digby Barker, Governor of Hong Kong at that time. There are many villas along this road, like Richmond house, Chief Secretary official residence, Victoria Flats. If you have interest in hiking, please don’t hesitate to join us. Limited seats, sign up ASAP.
Date: 12 November 2022 (Saturday)
Meeting Time: 10:00 am
Meeting Place: Wan Chai MTR Exit A3
Itinerary: Wan Chai MTR Exit A3 -> Wan Chai Gap -> Barker Road -> Central
Estimated Finish Time: 12:30 pm (Dismiss at Central)
Total distance: 5 km
Total climbing: 240 m
Total descent: -240 m
Max elevation: 285 m
Difficulty: 1.5 out of 5 stars
View: 4.5 out of 5 stars
No. of Participants: 25 CFA Society Hong Kong participants
Fee: Free of charge
Materials: Please wear hiking shoes, bring two bottles of water Requirement: Please don’t bring kids under 10
1) 本活動為免費自願參與型式的户外活動，各參加者需自行承擔期間一切風險及責任。香港特許金融分析師學會會為21/10(星期五)前報名的參加者購買基本戶外保險; 如參加者於21/10(星期五)或以後日子報名，本會不會為參加者購買基本戶外保險。其他參加者如有需要，請自行購買合適的保險。
The captioned outdoor activity is free and on a voluntary basis, participants shall bear their own risks and responsibilities during the activity. CFA Society Hong Kong will cover basic outing insurance* for eligible participants who registered on/before 21/10 (Fri). Insurance will not be covered for those who registered after 21/10 (Fri). It is reminded that all participants should take out adequate insurance for your own financial and personal security.
Please wear suitable hiking attire and bring a backpack; please bring sufficient food and water. (Participants are recommended to bring at least 1.5L of drinking water, team leaders will check before the start of the event. If participants do not have sufficient drinking water, he/she will be disallowed to join the activity together with the team.)
The team leader will arrange participants into groups of 4 people for activities.
4) 如活動當天下午5:00時，天文台仍然維持任何暴雨、3號或以上暴風或涵蓋活動區域的雷暴警告, 活動將會取改期至19/11/2022(六)
The event will be canceled if Typhoon Signal No. 3 / Typhoon Signal No. 8 / Typhoon Signal No. 10 or any rainstorm warning is hoisted before 5:00 PM on the event day. In the event of cancellation due to bad weather, it will be rescheduled to 19 Nov 2022 (Sat).
All participants should adhere to safety measures.
就疫情相關的衛生注意事項 / Health Precautions Related to the Epidemic:
1) 活動進行期間，在没有足夠防疫社交距離的情況下各隊員不得超於限聚令人數。若有個别隊員違規，隊員須承擔其所引致的任何後果，本會(CFA Society Hong Kong)及隊長概不負責;
Participants shall maintain/adhere to social distancing rules under all circumstances. If there is any violation, the offending participant shall bear the consequences that occurred; CFA Society Hong Kong do not have responsibility for any dispute that occurred. In case of dispute, the decision of CFA Society Hong Kong is final, and no further correspondences will be entertained.
Always pay attention to personal hygiene and clean hands frequently.
Especially before and after activities, participants should be more careful to prevent viruses by wearing masks on public vehicles.
If you have any discomfort or flu symptoms, please DO NOT participate in the captioned activity.
- The Society reserves the right to cancel the activity due to any unforeseen circumstances or the minimum number of enrolment is not achieved.
- Participants will not abide to hold CFA Society Hong Kong responsible for any accidents of whatever kind, resulting in death or injury, or for any damages to or losses or destruction of personal properties arising during the activity.
- Please be punctual.
- All participants must agree with the “Liability Declaration” when they register online.
Please note that if you choose to participate in this activity, you do so at your own risk. In consideration of being allowed to participate in this activity, you agree that in no activity shall CFA Society Hong Kong, its staff and committee members, and/or any other person assisting CFA Society Hong Kong (collectively, the “Releasees”) with this activity have any responsibility whatsoever for any and all injuries (including death) suffered by you during this activity and/or for any and all resulting loss and/or damages of whatsoever nature and you agree to release each such person (or entity) from any liability whatsoever for any and such loss, damages, and injuries (including death) howsoever arising from your participation in this activity. Also, if you suffer from any illness, medical condition, or disability, please consult your physician before participating in the subject activity. This disclaimer of liability applies to any and all loss, damages, and/or injury, including but not limited to those caused by any act of negligence on the part of any of the Releasees or on the part of any agent or deemed agent of any of the Releasees.
* Insurance Policy will be provided in the confirmation email.