Tag: Marathoner

Why are Some Athletes Psychologically Superior to Others?

Why are Some Athletes Psychologically Superior to Others?

Have you ever thought how some athletes look superior at some point in their career and then something happens, so they get the desired popularity in a day or vanishes…

Want to Get Your Next PB? Record Breaking Marathoner—Eliud Kipchoge Reveals The Secret

Want to Get Your Next PB? Record Breaking Marathoner Eliud Kipchoge Reveals The Secret

The marathon man himself, Eliud Kipchoge. Yet again, he has managed to achieve something that many of us can only dream off, shattering the current marathon world record by 78 seconds…

What Made Budhia the World's Youngest Marathon Runner? Let's Have a Sneak Peak!

What Made Budhia the World’s Youngest Marathon Runner?

If we ask, what you were doing at the age of 4, you’ll probably say, “dozing off in my mother’s lap or playing.” We agree, most of us did that. Though,…

Oldest Female Marathon Finisher Harriette Thompson Passed Away at 94

World’s Oldest Female Marathoner Harriette Thompson Passed Away at 94

Harriette Thompson, a cancer survivor and a classical pianist who started marathons running at 76 died on Monday (16 October) in Charlotte, N.C at the age of 94. Ms Thompson…

SEA Games: Singapore's Soh Rui Yong Wins Men's Marathon Gold Again

SEA Games: Singapore’s Soh Rui Yong Wins Men’s Marathon Gold Again

Defending champion Soh Rui Yong clinched gold in the men’s marathon at the SEA Games in Kuala Lumpur on Saturday (19 Aug) and became the first Singapore man to defend…

Gold Coast Airport Marathon 2017 Race Review

I Achieved My PB at the Gold Coast Airport Marathon 2017. Here’s How I Did it!

As someone who has done all her five full marathons in Singapore, I thought it’s about time that I step up my game and join overseas full marathons. Little did…

Why We Keep Signing Up for Marathons

Why We Keep Signing Up for Marathons

When running the previous marathon, we told ourselves we need a break from running a marathon. We were in so much pain and we didn’t think we can run another…

Eliud Kipchoge Set New World Record at Nike's Breaking2

Eliud Kipchoge Sets New Record in the History of Running

Nike’s goal of creating a sub-2-hour marathon has been so close but is just an audacious aspiration even after three years of planning. The Nike Zoom Vaporfly Elite today redefined…

Can Nike Really Produce a Sub-Two Hour Marathon with its Breaking2 Moonshot at Monza?

Can Nike Really Produce a Sub-Two Hour Marathon with its Breaking2 Moonshot at Monza?

This coming weekend, Nike will attempt to break the two-hour marathon barrier, with Eliud Kipchoge, Lelisa Desisa and Zersenay Tadese at the Autodromo Nazionale Monza complex outside Milan, Italy. This…

10 First Marathon Lessons Learned: Do Any of These Stories Sound Familiar?

10 First Marathon Lessons Learned: Do Any of These Stories Sound Familiar?

When Singapore’s Sundown Marathon flagged off last weekend, many runners had no idea if they would place dramatically at the finish line. Given the spirit of friendly competition that always…

Why I Finally Dared to Run a Marathon

Why I Finally Dared to Run a Marathon

Before I decided to run a marathon, I thought that running was one of the most dreadful activities a person could ever do. I loathed running. Always being a bigger…

True Confessions of First-time Marathon Runners

True Confessions of First-time Marathon Runners

Just about everything about my first marathon experience remains indelibly etched on my brain, because it turned out to be a lesson in what not to do when preparing for a race! I flaunted the rules when it came to eating properly in preparation for my debut and I won’t share details about this nightmare, so use your imagination.