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Rich Chinese splurge on sportswear as luxury's lustre dims

Extreme-sports apparel and expensive active wear are in vogue due in part to govt promotion of sport


Hong Kong

GPS sport watches, compression leggings and hydration packs are the new must-haves for wealthy Chinese, pumping up the multibillion-dollar sportswear industry at a time when China's elite are reining in spending on more traditional luxury brands.

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