Tag: Marathons

Malaysian Women Marathoners: Giving up is not an option

Malaysian Women Marathoners: Why Run A Marathon?

“She believe she could, so she did.” – R.S. Grey Although we do not know when can we be out on the road running freely, it’s never too early to…

Singapore Women Marathoners: Make the impossible possible

Singapore Women Marathoners: Empowering Women Through Running

“She remembered who she was and the game changed.” – Lalah Deliah What happens when you cannot join a marathon race now? No worries, you can still be inspired by…

How everyone can run a marathon online in 2020

How everyone can run a marathon online in 2020

If you keep up with trends, you know that the frenetic pace at which we are moving as a global society is starting to catch up with us. Health crises….

Gold Coast Marathon 2020: Your Chance to Shine Like Gold!

Gold Coast Marathon 2020: Your Chance to Shine Like Gold!

For athletes who take competitions seriously, “going for the gold” is a big motivational factor when training and performing. Gold is respected, valued and even feared throughout the world. For…

Why Do Fit Runners Suddenly Die While Running Marathons?

Why Do Fit Runners Suddenly Die While Running Marathons?

When the “father” of the U.S. running movement, Jim Fixx, suddenly dropped dead at age 52 on 20 July 1984, the sport took a serious hit. Fixx was an example…

These are the best marathon shoes. Do you agree?

These Are The Best Marathon Running Shoes. Do You Agree?

Unfortunately, there is no such thing as the perfect running shoes. When it comes to running, shoes alone does not determine how well your performance is. There are underlying factors…

A Nation Obsessed? What is Happening to China's Marathon Scene?

A Nation Obsessed? What is Happening to China’s Marathon Scene?

When Mao Tse-tung lead the people’s revolution in 1949, he turned China from a somewhat primitive backwater to a vibrant society, ruling over signature social change that ranged from the…

The Full List of The World Marathon Majors Qualifying Marathons in Asia

The Full List of The World Marathon Majors Qualifying Marathons in Asia

Calling out all marathon runner in Asia. As we all know, the Abbott World Marathon Majors is a championship-style competition that consists of six of the following marathons: Tokyo Marathon Boston…

How to Run a Marathon Safely and Correctly?

How to Run a Marathon Safely and Correctly?

The answer to that question depends, of course, on the way you approach the sport and your willingness to train correctly, so you minimise a variety of risks. Bottom line:…

Can You Complete the World's Deadliest Marathon?

Can You Complete the World’s Deadliest Marathon?

If you are a dedicated runner and have gotten bored of running the usual marathon, then you might want to consider becoming a Buddhist monk. Why? Because only then will…

Doctors Say Japan Could Be A Dangerous Place to Run in The Day Due to Heat

Doctors Say Japan Could Be A Dangerous Place to Run in The Day Due to Heat

News reports and scientific research have shown that climate change is real. Yet, most of us brush aside the idea of going green because it does not directly affect us….

Be super proud when you can complete a marathon because this celebrity almost gave up!

Be super proud when you can complete a marathon because this celebrity almost gave up!

The World Marathon Majors consists of six major cities: Berlin, Boston, Chicago, New York City & Tokyo. As an avid marathon runner, your dreams would probably be successfully surmounting these…