Tag: Asia

10 Asian Cities Solo Runners Will Fall Head Over Heels With

10 Asian Cities Solo Runners Will Fall Head Over Heels With

Running solo is a great way to instill self-discipline and to tune in to your mind and soul without distractions. If you’ve been enjoying running solo in your home city,…

Will Powerman Singapore Be A Reality?

Will Powerman Singapore Be A Reality?

Earlier this week, Mr John Raadschelders, President of International Powerman Association, had a stopover in Singapore from a successful Powerman Philippines Asian Championships. He had only one mandate: to grow…

Garmin Serious Expansion into South-east Asia with Singapore as Regional HQ

Garmin Serious Expansion into South-east Asia with Singapore as Regional HQ

Yesterday Garmin announced that as part of the brand’s strategic plan to strengthen their presence in the region, Garmin will now be directly managing the sales and marketing of its…

Showcase Your Hard Work at the World Beauty Fitness and Fashion (WBFF) Asia

Showcase Your Hard Work at the World Beauty Fitness and Fashion (WBFF) Asia

To all fitness addicts, we know you’ve been working hard to get to where you are right now. You have put in not only weeks, but months and years of…

The Best Night Races and Night Marathons in Asia

The Best Night Races and Night Marathons in Asia

Whether you wish to round off your 2016 marathon schedule literally on the dark side, or you’re smart enough to have your 2017 plan in motion, it’s possible to stick…

15 Asian Trails That Deserve to Be On Your Bucket List!

15 Asian Trails That Deserve to Be On Your Bucket List!

John Muir, American philosopher, wilderness preservation advocate and author once said, “Thousands of tired, nerve-shaken, over-civilized people are beginning to find [that] going to the mountains is going home; that…

How To Start Trail Running Like A Pro and Where to Run

How To Start Trail Running Like A Pro and Where to Run

Trail running is a sports activity that involves running and hiking over unpaved lanes and often takes place in hilly and mountainous terrains. Unlike cross country or road running, trail…

Grow Stronger, Live Better with Tri-Factor Series

Grow Stronger, Live Better with Tri-Factor Series

The Tri-Factor Series aims to attract more than 100,000 athletes across Asia to take part in any of three new race formats and a finale triathlon.

Arief Wismoyono and Ma Yanxing Crowned 2015 Asia Trail Masters

Arief Wismoyono and Ma Yanxing Crowned 2015 Asia Trail Masters

After an exciting year of challenging races over a dozen different Asian countries, the inaugural Asia Trail Master series has seen the emergence of two champions — Arief Wismoyono from Indonesia and Ma Yanxing from China.

Can You Keep a Secret? These 10 Little-Known Asia Beaches Are Paradise for Runners

When I Found Out These Amazing Beaches For Runners, I Cried.

Asia is a wonderland of gorgeous beaches; many are already favourites of runners who like the endless expanses of sand and cooling ocean breezes. But we’ve heard a rumour that some of the best beaches of all are those less-frequently visited, so if you decide to see for yourself what the experience of running on sand that’s devoid of humanity feels like, grab your shoes and passport and investigate any of the 10 we’ve uncovered.

Asia Trail Master Series: New 2016 Race Calendar Preview

Asia Trail Master Series: New 2016 Race Calendar Preview

Following this year’s successful launch, the Asia Trail Master series return in 2016 with a race calendar that’s even larger and more diverse. Choosing from race venues in over a dozen Asian countries, runners will be competing against one another for points. The aim? To fulfil a Grandmaster Quest to finish six trail races, at least 70 km each, within two calendar years.

Toughest Ultramarathons in Asia for Extreme Runners Challenge

Toughest Ultramarathons in Asia for Extreme Runners Challenge

Many world-class ultramarathons involve running on rugged dirt trails, towards mountain peaks and traversing forested and jungle areas. Hazardous conditions, such as extreme weather, dramatic elevation changes, dangerous wildlife and rugged terrain, attract running enthusiasts from around the world. Many ultramarathon competitors travel great distances to participate in the world’s most challenging events.