Tag: Asia Pacific

How to Know The Running Culture in Asia Pacific

Despite being on the same continent, runners in Asia have different styles, preferences, cultures and equipment. As would be expected from the totally different cultures in Asia, runners in each…

Tengri Ultra Trail: Camp By A River, Run Through Canyons and Across Grasslands

Tengri Ultra Trail: Camp By A River, Run Through Canyons and Across Grasslands

Wonder what it’ll be like to camp by a river, near caves with ancient rock paintings? Try it out for yourself and join the Tengri Ultra Trail (TUT) which kicks off…

This is What Happens When You Start Trail Running Now

Don’t Give Up on Running, Until You Try Trail Running!

Imagine you are in the woods or mountains, the environment around you inevitably gives you a sense of serenity. Running in nature not only provides a refreshing and revitalizing running…

Ultra Myanmar: An Exotic Adventure on Unexplored Trails

Ultra Myanmar: An Exotic Adventure on Unexplored Trails

It’s little wonder why Myanmar is widely known as the Golden Land. Her rich, cultural diversity is paralleled with almost any landscape imaginable—from snow-capped mountains to pristine beaches, from extensive…

6 Reasons to Join First Ever Challenge Vietnam

6 Reasons to Join First Ever Challenge Vietnam

Having organised 40 long-distance triathlons in 17 countries, the Challenge Family is back with another unforgettable race experience! Happening on Sunday, 11 September 2016, the inaugural Challenge Vietnam will take…

Asia Trail Master Goes To Brunei: Beach Bunch Trail Challenge

Asia Trail Master Goes To Brunei: Beach Bunch Trail Challenge

Sefli Ahar from Brunei and Tahira Najmunisaa from Malaysia emerged as marathon winners in the Beach Bunch Trail Challenge on Sunday, 28 February 2016. The inaugural long-distance trail race in Brunei…

Win a Trip to the Air New Zealand Hawke’s Bay International Marathon!

Win a Trip to the Air New Zealand Hawke’s Bay International Marathon!

Golden autumn colours, pure fresh air, a light cool breeze, wineries, olive groves and orchards…Air New Zealand unveils its latest runway at the spectacular wine-growing region of Hawke’s Bay, New Zealand.

Yoma Yangon International Marathon 2016: Myanmar’s Largest Running Fiesta

Why Yoma Yangon International Marathon 2016 Is Myanmar’s Largest Running Fiesta

You know a running event is good if all race categories are sold out! Being the largest running fiesta in Yangon and the city’s only marathon event, the Yoma Yangon Marathon is highly sought after by both local and international runners.

Song Hong Half Marathon 2015: Hit the Streets of Hanoi

Song Hong Half Marathon 2015: Hit the Streets of Hanoi

The annual Song Hong Half Marathon is back on Hanoi’s streets for its 9th year this Sunday, 13 December 2015. This year, volunteer running group Red River Runners collaborates with Education for Nature Vietnam with a “Run for Rhinos” theme to highlight the illegal rhino horn trade in Vietnam.

Bagan Temple Marathon 2015: Unveil 2000 Wonders While Running in Myanmar

Bagan Temple Marathon 2015: Unveil 2000 Wonders While Running in Myanmar

If the Angkor Wat in Cambodia impressed you, then you must visit another attraction that is equal to its magnificence which is the Bagan Archaeological Zone in Myanmar. Today, over 2,000 temples and pagodas still remain in central Myanmar out of the over 10,000 constructed between the 11th and 13th centuries.