Tag: Running Stories

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…

I Hired “Ghostbusters” to Vanquish Poltergeists Living Under My skin!

How Do I Kill My Unfitness Ghost

Until I read about their mission—to sleuth out ghosts that lurk in abandoned and not-so-abandoned buildings in the Singapore area—I thought Singapore Paranormal Investigators might be able to assist me…

I Ran "Nude" for 14 Days and Learned Some Awesome Lessons!

I Ran “Nude” for 14 Days and Learned Some Awesome Lessons!

There’s no 12-Step group for my addiction: I can’t live five minutes without consulting my toys. They’re everywhere. A tablet for this. A wrist tracker for that. If my mobile…

10 Surprising Lessons Learned from My First-Ever Half-Marathon!

10 Real Lessons Learned from My First-Ever Half-Marathon!

The CSC Run by the Bay was my first half marathon but it won’t be my last. I believe that trying new and challenging tests is a great way to…

What I Learnt About Running in Maldives

What I Learnt About Running in Maldives

Running on a vacation is not only a great way to stay in shape, it is also a wonderful way to explore new places. Don’t be surprised if running changes…