What Kind of Runner Do You Think I Am?

What Kind of Runner Do You Think I Am?

I grew up in a typical Singapore family with solid roots reaching to China. Grandmum often described what her life was like as a little girl before the Cultural Revolution…

8 Reasons Why I Will Never, Ever Take Part in a Running Event!

8 Reasons Why I Will Never, Ever Take Part in a Running Event!

My father used to lecture all of us kids on the use of the word “never.” If I had a dollar for every time he cautioned, “Never say never!” I…

When Running Killed My Son, How Could I Stand to Run Again?

When Running Killed My Son, How Could I Stand to Run Again?

It was a perfectly ordinary morning: the day’s heat had yet to settle over Singapore and as was his habit, my son Steven arose early to get in his conditioning…

I Run Marathons as a Tribute to My Heroic Grandmother

I Run Marathons as a Tribute to My Heroic Grandmother

This may be my grandmother’s story, but you can’t imagine how many runners I’ve inspired by sharing it when spirits flagged, a marathon victory seemed at odds with reality or…

I Almost Left My Husband—But Running Saved Our Marriage!

I Almost Left My Husband—But Running Saved Our Marriage!

Jon and I thought we had overcome every possible obstacle a Singapore couple faced. Our families had issues; despite the fact that interracial couples are becoming more accepted in our…

I Refused to Run. Now, Thanks to Running, I’m a Millionaire!

I was forced to run in school and hated every minute of it. Teachers sent notes to my parents complaining that I had a bad attitude and that more often…

My Nike Unlimited Experience: Go Beyond Your Limit

My Nike Unlimited Experience: Go Beyond Your Limit

Nike launched the Unlimited colorway and Unlimited Stadium in the heart of Bonifacio Global City, Manila as part of its #Unlimited campaign that coincided with the Rio Olympics – to…

Win a Trip for 2 to the Air New Zealand Queenstown International Marathon!

Win a Trip for 2 to the Air New Zealand Queenstown International Marathon!

The Air New Zealand Queenstown International Marathon, a.k.a The World’s Most Beautiful Runway is back by popular demand and happening on 19 November this year. This annual international running festival…

Ladies, How Much Support Can You Get During Running?

Ladies, How Much Support Can You Get During Running?

Support is very important during sports like running, whether it’s mental support by friends or external physical support by the apparel we wear. But for women, there is just another…

Why Beyoncé Love and Hate Running in the Park

Why Beyoncé Loves and Hates Running in the Park

If you haven’t heard, Beyonce’s new athletic sportswear brand, Ivy Park, dropped online in April 2016. Getfash.com dissected the whole collection and looked at the essential pieces you should integrate…

Love at First Sip: POCARI SWEAT and Singapore’s Running Community

Love at First Sip: POCARI SWEAT and Singapore’s Running Community

If you’ve heard the phrase, “A match made in heaven,” you know that some things or people are ideally suited to each other. It’s impossible to imagine Antony without Cleopatra…

Big News: Kenya is About to Introduce the World to New Running Shoes

Big News: Kenya is About to Introduce the World to New Running Shoes

In our shrinking world, phrases and idioms spread like wildfire, so if you’ve not heard the expression, “If the shoe fits, wear it,” you need to get out more! This…