Josh Lye

A member of the Our Better World team, coming in second last in a triathlon is Josh’s claim to athletic fame (the last person to finish, who was just 100m behind him, ran the entire 10km without shoes).

These days, the recovering journalist, endeavouring father and aspiring retiree only “runs” around the park with his wife and seven-year-old son.

Article(s) by: Josh Lye

Running for Children with Special Needs

Running for Children with Special Needs

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Ming ran to raise funds for children with autism at the Standard Chartered Marathon last year and he’s doing it again this year. He also runs to help autistic children, telling Our Better World that it not only “feels good to do something for someone that you don’t know”, it adds a motivational boost to his running.

Running To Help Children Smile

Running To Help Children Smile

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Born with a cleft lip, Mike Cheong knows what it’s like to be the butt of people’s jokes. The 29-year-old public relations consultant is grateful for his family’s financial and emotional support to help him through numerous procedures when he was a child.

Sky Khoo: Going Beyond Competing

Sky Khoo: Going Beyond Competing

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Sky Khoo is your runner’s runner, with multiple races under his belt and a determination to keep going faster. This year, he’s using his Standard Chartered Marathon run to help the Make-A-Wish Foundation

Cancer Survivor Keeps On Running

Cancer Survivor Keeps On Running

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“Cancer has slowed me down, but has not stopped me.” Carolyn Soemarjono walked a half marathon just weeks after chemotherapy to raise funds for the cancer society. This year, she’s running.

Running Blind: Wai Yee Dreams Big

Running Blind: Wai Yee Dreams Big

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Wai Yee and her six friends are running in the Standard Chartered Marathon Singapore in December. They’re a bit nervous. Not because they’re blind, but because this is their first big running event and most of them just started running regularly a few months ago.

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