Tag: Blackmores Sydney Running Festival

Blackmores Sydney Marathon: Sweet 17 Edition on 17 September 2017

Blackmores Sydney Marathon: Sweet 17 Edition on 17 September 2017

I first set foot in Sydney back in 1996, as an exchange student along with three university mates. On that trip, the flight from Singapore was delayed for five hours,…

It’s a Marathon. It’s a Festival. The Blackmores Sydney Running Event Has it All!

It’s a Marathon. It’s a Festival. The Blackmores Sydney Running Event Has it All!

Do the names Tomohiro Tanigawa, Belachew Alemayehu Ameta, Julius Muriuki Wahome, Makda Harun Haji, Merima Mohammed Hasen and Yinli He ring a bell? If you guessed that these are delegates…

Blackmores Sydney Running Festival 2015: A Record-breaking First

Blackmores Sydney Running Festival 2015: A Record-Breaking First

The Blackmores Sydney Running Festival 2015 was a double-first for me – first time participating in the event and first time Team FatBird was appointed Training Partner in association with CTC Travel and Destination NSW. The event was also awarded the much-coveted IAAF Gold certification last year, making it a must-run event for the running community in Singapore. As it was my maiden marathon experience at the Blackmores Sydney Running Festival, I decided to go for the full experience and signed up for the Full Marathon.