Tag: Marathons

Put 7 Wonders of the World Marathons on Your 2018 Wish List

Put 7 Wonders of the World Marathons on Your 2018 Wish List

Can you recall your geography and history class days and your teachers’ insistence that you study (and perhaps memorise) the 7 Wonders of the World? Don’t worry if you can’t…

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,…

5 Tales from the Start Line: What Happened to You at a Marathon?

5 Tales from the Start Line: What Happened to You at a Marathon?

As runners know, marathons are composed of weeks of preparation leading to a comparatively short time frame when it comes to the big day and there’s no way to predict…

Preparing for the Marathon if You have Asthma

How to Prepare for the Marathon if You have Asthma

Running a marathon even without a chronic condition is an exceptional endeavor. However, there are physically fit people out there who fear that their participation in such a challenge with…

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…

Night Marathons and Runs in Malaysia 2017: The Best Races

Night Runs and Marathons in Malaysia 2017: The Best Races That Won’t Scare You

Why wait for Halloween when you can sign up to run 4 runs and marathons in Malaysia that give you an opportunity to turn out at night, fight against scary…

Singapore Marathons and Half Marathons: Why Join a Marathon in Singapore?

Singapore Marathons and Half Marathons: Why Join a Marathon in Singapore?

Whazzup in the months ahead? Marathons aplenty that are guaranteed to quench your competitive appetite. Grab your calendar. Check those running shoes. Make 2017 your year to sign up for…

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…

Nike Unveils Breaking2: An Audacious Quest to Break the 2-Hour Marathon Barrier

Nike Unveils Breaking2: An Audacious Quest to Break the 2-Hour Marathon Barrier

Like all daring dreams, Breaking2 has an audacious goal: Enable a sub two-hour marathon time. Many would consider this feat impossible as it requires reducing the current men’s world record…

Where In The World: Here's Where To Go For Your Next Marathon Adventure

Where In The World: Here’s Where To Go For Your Next Marathon Adventure

So you think you’re a seasoned marathon runner with plenty of miles clocked under your belt? If you’re looking for something a little different, flip through your travel guides and…