What Does Your Fitness Tracker Say About You?

What Does Your Fitness Tracker Say About You?

For many runners, fitness trackers are absolutely essential. With these (usually) wearable pieces of technology, you can log your steps, calories burned, training progress, and more. Having a fitness tracker…

Know your Feet; Know your Running Shoe

Know your Feet; Know your Running Shoe

To go barefoot or to spend your life savings on running shoes? Sure, the internet provides reasons as why both are good to do, but is that what you should…

How Will The Running Scene in Singapore Be in 2017?

What Will Happen to Singapore Runners in 2017?

There’s no other way to say it: We live in a shrinking world. Shorter air flight times, speedy communications and virtual reality connect us in so many ways, it’s hard…

If You Think Sports Retail in Singapore is Dead, Read This.

If You Think Sports Retail in Singapore is Dead, Read This.

The great debate — about whether or not eCommerce will nail the coffin on bricks and mortar retail shops — has droned on for as long as the Internet began…

What Have We Learned From The Singapore Marathon

What Have We Learned From The Singapore Marathon

We like to give credit where credit is due, so starting this article by quoting French-born saint St. Augustine of Hippo, who first said “the more things change, the more…

True Confessions of a 2016 Standard Chartered Marathon Singapore Drop-out!

True Confessions of a Standard Chartered Marathon Singapore Drop-out!

As someone who’s been a mostly-faithful participant in the Standard Chartered Marathon Singapore (SCMS) since its inception 15 years ago, I couldn’t imagine not being part of the scene on…

Race Day Shuttle Buses? So Yesterday. Consider These Alternatives Instead!

Race Day Shuttle Buses? So Yesterday. Consider These Alternatives Instead!

If you’re a runner of a certain age, you recall a time when feet and wheels dominated Singapore’s transportation scene. Rickshaws morphed into trishaws and ultimately auto and bus systems…

Tall Runner vs Short Runner, Who Run Faster and Live Better?

Tall Runners vs Short Runners: Who Runs Faster and Lives Better?

Is it true what they say about tall people being smarter? Do we live longer? Importantly, do we run faster than short folks? The answers aren’t as simple as yes…

Why Make-up Running is Even Better than Make-up Sex!

Why Make-up Running is Even Better than Make-up Sex!

Is it fair to compare running to sex? Yup. Both burn calories. Both trigger ecstasy. And both require very little clothing (if at all) to maximize the experience. But, that’s…

Why All Singaporean Runners Should Know About These 10 Taboos

Why All Runners Should Know About These 10 Taboos in Singapore

Taboos are insidious. They creep up so stealthily, many people don’t realise that old superstitions govern the way they live, think and react. Are runners immune? Hardly. But thankfully, some…

Singapore Runners are proud to be the Happiest and Healthiest in the World

Singapore Runners are Proud to Be the Happiest and Healthiest in the World

While the United Nations debates the world’s most harrowing subjects — particularly terrorism and international strife — the organisation also keeps tabs on the health and welfare of global citizens….

The Diderot Phenomenon of Running

The Diderot Phenomenon of Running

I love running. I spent a lot of time on the sport by planning my routes and races more than the goals that lay ahead of me, like my wedding…