Reebok Print Run 2.0: A Running Shoe Made Just for Me

Reebok Print Run 2.0: A Running Shoe Made Just for Me

Are you hard to fit? I am. Even as a boy my mum complained that shopping for shoes with me was her least favourite thing to do. My sisters? Not…

When I Saw the Fitbit Flex 2 on Her Wrist, I Was Shocked by My Reaction!

When I Saw the Fitbit Flex 2 on Her Wrist, I Was Shocked by My Reaction!

Do I like soap operas? You bet I do — the thicker the plot, the more I’m intrigued. Love. Cheating. Plotting. Bring it on! But when my best friend and…

I Felt Like Satay Marinade Until Uniqlo’s Dry-Ex Collection Rocked My World!

I Felt Like Satay Marinade Until UNIQLO’s DRY-EX Collection Rocked My World!

Do I consider myself a top athlete? Perhaps in my own mind. But I do share a trait with men and women who fit that description: I grew weary of…

Hydrapak Gear: Why I Won’t Get Thirsty When I Run

HydraPak Gear: Why I Won’t Get Thirsty When I Run

Not every sports gear manufacturer has the best interests of athletes in mind when they design new products. Some are focused on making money. Others are obsessed with building brand…

Walk on Clouds? I Did it. Wearing Xero Barefoot Cloud Sandals

Walk on Clouds? I Did it. Wearing Xero Barefoot Cloud Sandals

Shoppers get a tread warranty when buying automobile tires. There may also be a tread warranty on bicycle tyres. But a 5,000-mile warranty on sandals? Imagine my delight when I…

Self-Admitted Skeptic Reviews 3 DOXA Running Products

Self-Admitted Sceptic Reviews 3 DOXA Running Products

As an advertising professional in Singapore, I’m probably more sensitised to ads and marketing messages than most. I’ve written online ads. Composed marketing materials. Directed graphic artists to get the…

Merrell Women's Moab FST Mid Waterproof - Meet My Awesome Trail Companion

Merrell Women’s Moab FST Mid Waterproof – Meet My Awesome Trail Companion

This is my confession. My previous pair of hiking shoes were heavy and stiff. I used them only for hiking. When I do my trail runs, I put on my…

Ready to Challenge the Elements? Merrell MOAB FST GTX Hiking Shoes Deserve a Look-See

Ready to Challenge the Elements? Merrell Moab FST GTX Hiking Shoes Deserve a Look-See

Let me begin by saying that once upon a time, I viewed every hiking shoe on the market through a single lens: I buy a pair; head to harsh environments…

Why My Polar M200 Is Cooler (and less expensive) Than my Cousin’s

Why My Polar M200 Is Cooler (and less expensive) Than my Cousin’s

When Cousin Kelvin entered our favourite after-work bistro with his hand extended, I was reminded of girlfriends who get engaged and shove their hands under my nose so I don’t…

Merrell Moab FST Ice and Thermo Boots: Wearing Them, No Mountain is too High

Merrell Moab FST Ice and Thermo Boots: Wearing Them, No Mountain is too High

I learned about the Singapore Mountaineering Federation. The name of this organisation sent chills down my spine as soon as I visited the website. Suddenly, that bucket list climb doesn’t…

Why I Considers The New Jabra port Coach Special Edition For My Hubby’s Christmas Gift

Why I Considered The New Jabra Sport Coach Special Edition For My Hubby’s Christmas Gift

Is it fair to test someone else’s gift? I’ll borrow a phrase from 16th Century British author John Lyly whose proverb “All’s fair in love and war” has been analysed…

The Best Advice I’ve Got Lately? Buy a Polar M600 GPS sports watch Powered by Android Wear™

The Best Advice I’ve Got Lately? Buy a Polar M600 GPS sports watch Powered by Android Wear™

I grew weary of reading product descriptions as I shopped for sports watches. Then a runner friend held up his wrist to show off his new waterproof Polar M600, an…