Tag: Running Stories

During pandemic, ultra marathoner get creative in running at home

How an ultra-marathoner get creative in running at home during the pandemic

Stephanie Northway from Michigan, USA is an ultra-marathoner and teacher. She started running marathons in October 2015. Then, ultra-marathons in December 2015. She runs several races every year, and she…

The Most Unbelievable Things About Running

The Most Unbelievable Things About Running

Before or after your run, do you come across any funny or absurd comment about running? How would you normally respond to them? As a runner, what do you generally…

56 Days Without a Run. This is My True Story.

56 Days Without a Run. This is My True Story.

After sheltering in place for 56 days, I was finally comfortable enough to put on my running shoes and going out for the run I had so looked forward to…

Meet One Runner Who is Passionate about Healthcare Workers

Meet One Runner Who is Passionate about Healthcare Workers

Manchester’s Asif Amirat is a Developer Engineer and a running enthusiast. He has challenged himself to complete 100 Half Marathons for 100 Days at home. He was very moved by…

Mountaineer Khoo Swee Chiow Tell You Your Dream Can Be True

Mount Everest is not the hardest mountain to climb, says 55 year-old mountaineer

55 year-old Khoo Swee Chiow is a motivational speaker, author of five books, adventurer and mountaineer. He started his mountain climbing journey back in 1988 and has climbed about 200…

Lim Wai Meng Finds Running Is A Life Of Wealth For His Health

Harvard Master’s Graduate Finds Running Is A Life Of Wealth For His Health

What does wealth mean to you? Wealth is an abundance of possessions or money in life. For 41-year old Harvard University Masters of Education graduate, Mr Yap Wai Meng, it’s…

How Running (and Two Jasons) Taught Me To Breathe Again

How Running (and Two Jasons) Taught Me To Breathe Again

I’m a coach. But not the athletic kind. The executive kind that helps expats achieve their goals in a new culture. Aside from running to catch the closing subway doors…

This father breaks down in tears after he finishes a marathon. But the reason he cried made our hearts heavy.

This father breaks down in tears after he finishes a marathon. But the reason he cried made our hearts heavy.

A runner was seen breaking down in tears after crossing the finish line at this year’s Nanchang International Marathon in the capital of east China’s Jiangxi Province, revealing the touching…

13 Women Doing Amazing Things in Running

13 Women Doing Amazing Things in Running

Have you ever think to yourself about women being able to do amazing things while running? I bet not as women are often perceived as weak species but little that…

How Running on the New Year’s Eve Led Me to A Great Start in 2018

How Running on the New Year’s Eve Led Me to A Great Start in 2018

It was a rainy Sunday on 31 December 2017. It was the perfect weather to stay at home waiting for the new year to come. One day before, my husband…

Why I Finally Dare to Run an Ultramarathon

Why I Finally Dare to Run an Ultramarathon

People who know me can attest to the fact that my life is all about routine. I work, have fun, run and show up when needed if a charity or…

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…