Tag: Running Culture

Scientists say that running the same routes and times repeatedly could be potentially harmful.

Scientists say that running the same routes and times repeatedly could be potentially harmful.

You don’t have to be a fan of the scientific method to believe the word of those who study routine for a living. You like to stick to a regular…

What Purpose Does Running Serve in Your Life?

What Purpose Does Running Serve in Your Life?

Not everyone is brave enough to say, “I have no clue” when they’re asked to describe their purpose in life! Sure, they can explain the reasons work assignments must be…

The Cheater’s Guide to Winning an Upcoming Marathon

The Cheater’s Guide to Winning an Upcoming Marathon

If you think about cheating on occasion when events let you down or you find yourself in a state of desperation because you haven’t been able to crack a PB…

Introvert or Extrovert Runner: Are You Sure You're Either?

Introvert or Extrovert Runner: Are You Sure You’re Either?

Psychologist Carl Jung has attracted many believers who accept his definitions of introvert and extrovert as gospel. But his conclusions don’t necessarily hold true in the eyes of contemporary social…

The Diderot Phenomenon of Running

The Diderot Phenomenon of Running

I love running. I spent a lot of time on the sport by planning my routes and races more than the goals that lay ahead of me, like my wedding…

Will The Next Singapore Olympic Gold Medal Come From Athletics?

Nobody expected it — least of all iconic American swimmer Michael Phelps — but when swimmer Joseph Schooling pushed hard toward his record-setting finish, Singapore’s first Olympic medal came home…

When a Haze Settles Over Singapore on Event Day, Do You Lose Your Cool?

When a Haze Settles Over Singapore on Event Day, Do You Lose Your Cool?

Raise your hand if you’re of the opinion that even well-mannered runners are capable of having meltdowns when they learn that environmental conditions are bad enough to put a Singapore…

Ladies, How Safe Do You Feel When You Run Alone in Singapore?

Ladies, How Safe Do You Feel When You Run Alone in Singapore?

Society likes to think it grows more enlightened with every generation, but in fact, there are gender-specific areas in which men and women are still coming to grips with —…

Shirts Off, Please. We Urge You to Run Topless for Charity!

Shirts Off, Please. We Urge You to Run Topless for Charity!

U.S. running enthusiast Bill Bradley grew up in a desolate area where conditioning exercises along the Lake Michigan shoreline got him into the habit of running shirtless. He moved to…

Dear Morning Runners, Our World Needs to Start Respecting You!

Dear Morning Runners, Our World Needs to Start Respecting You!

Many years ago, one of America’s most popular TV personalities was a man named Rodney Dangerfield. He was best known for comedic stand-up routines where he made fun of himself…

Spacebib Official Launch — The First (and Only) Mass Participation Sports Marketplace

Spacebib Official Launch — The First (and Only) Mass Participation Sports Marketplace

Is it possible to expand upon a popular, trendy idea like the RunSociety concept and take it to the next level? Of course it is — because RunSociety has become…

Singapore Runners Most Uncertain as Car Park Fee Increases

Singapore Runners Most Uncertain as Car Park Fee Increases

Upon hearing the recent announcement — that car park fees in Singapore are slated to increase — you might have been struck speechless. This is no easy news to absorb…