Tag: Newton Challenge Singapore

Newton Challenge 2017 Race Review

Newton Challenge 2017 Race Review: No Full Stop in the Pursuit of Success

On Sunday morning, 29 October 2017, Newton Challenge 2017 was held at Marina Barrage. I participated in 32.195km category, which was flagged off at 4:30 a.m. This is the first…

Check Your Newton Challenge 2017 Race Results

Check Your Newton Challenge 2017 Race Results

This year’s Newton Challenge 2017 is held at Marina Barrage on 29 October 2017, Sunday Morning. The race flags off from 4.30 a.m. for the 32.195KM, 5.30 p.m. for the…

Why Not Take the Long Road to Victory at the Newton Challenge 2017?

Why Not Take the Long Road to Victory at the Newton Challenge 2017?

When runner Mok Ying Ren ran his 30km Newton Challenge race back in 2012, he had just come off a 9-month hiatus following a third place finish at the Army…

True Confessions: Why We Always Put the Newton Challenge on Our Running List

Newton Challenge : Why We Always Put It on Our Running List

It’s not easy figuring out which Singapore races belong on your 2016 list because, let’s face it, every race staged in our homeland is awesome! But the Newton Challenge is…

If the Shoe Fits, Wear it at the Newton Challenge Singapore 2015!

If the Shoe Fits, Wear it at the Newton Challenge Singapore 2015!

When the host of the U.S. TV show “Family Feud” asked contestants to name famous people named Newton, their answers included entertainers Wayne Newton and Olivia Newton-John, iconic physicist Sir Isaac Newton and even the Nabisco brand cookie Fig Newton. Not a soul named American Jerry Lee, the guy who co-opted the name Newton to brand his athletic shoe company!

Newton Challenge 2014: Tackling Your Limits with Heart and Vigour!

Newton Challenge 2014: Tackling Your Limits with Heart and Vigour!

4,500 challengers gathered at Big Splash @ East Coast Park last Sunday morning, ready for the Newton Challenge 2014! 4,500 challengers gathered at Big Splash @ East Coast Park last Sunday morning, ready for the Newton Challenge 2014! With 2 distances of 18km and 32km, the Newton Challenge is a sort of running “litmus test”; newcomers can try these distances to see if they are up for the half or full marathon challenge, while seasoned runners count this race for mileage and add some final training adjustments before their final races of the year.

Run Free and Give Your Best: The Newton Challenge 2013

Run Free and Give Your Best: The Newton Challenge 2013

With its unique distance of 18KM and 32 KM, the Newton Challenge is intended for a sort of “transition distance” for runners. Starting and ending at Big Splash in East Coast Park, the Newton Challenge is an excellent choice for runners looking to work up to the half or full marathon experience.

Newton Running Launches Energy Running Shoe

Newton Running Launches Energy Running Shoe

Newton Running, the leader in performance running shoes that actively support and strengthen natural running motion, has launched the Energy, available at running-specialty retailers and www.newtonrunning.com from 17 July 2013.

Newton Challenge 2012: Speed Demons and Fast Fairies

Newton Challenge 2012: Speed Demons and Fast Fairies

Newton makes shoes that mirror the needs of the runners. They also make exceptional events that cater to everyone! With the route looping around East Coast Park from Big Splash past Bedok Jetty and back again, there was no lack of water points, toilets and cheer from the organisers.

Race Prelude: Newton Challenge 2012

Race Prelude: Newton Challenge 2012

Get ready to push yourself further – put on your Newton Running shoes and complete an 18km or a 30km at the all time favourite East Coast Park this coming Sunday, 28 October. Popular amongst runners who are gearing themselves up for a half marathon or a full marathon since its first launch in 2010, this race is endurance centric.

Newton Challenge 2011: ‘Welfare’ Race of the Year

Newton Challenge 2011: ‘Welfare’ Race of the Year

Speaking about attention to detail, it’d be an understatement to say this year’s Newton Challenge was planned with the ‘runner’ in mind. Amidst the host of other races with gaudy turnouts, no one’s been able to match

Race Prelude: Newton Challenge 2011

Race Prelude: Newton Challenge 2011

A 30-kilometre race on the 30th of October. How timely. It’s going to be one hell of a breeze – couldn’t help with the cliché utterance there – this Sunday as the Newton Challenge happens yet again along the coastal borders of East Coast Park.