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HCMC Run 2017: Start the New Year Off on the Right Foot in Ho Chi Minh City

HCMC Run 2017: Start the New Year Off on the Right Foot in Ho Chi Minh City

If all you want out of your New Year’s Eve celebration is a bottle of bubbly and the company of a few close friends, stop reading, because we’re inviting you…

Memo to Ultra Wannabes: Put Challenge Vietnam on Your Calendar Now

Memo to Ultra Wannabes: Put Challenge Vietnam on Your Calendar Now

As a triathlete, it’s incumbent upon you to test yourself every time the chance arises, so if an ultra “forces you” to break away from your boring daily routine to…

Want To Know The Legend Behind The Halong Bay Heritage Marathon?

Want To Know The Legend Behind The Halong Bay Heritage Marathon?

Perhaps you have made it a point to visit as many UNESCO World Heritage Sites as possible and you have Halong Bay on your bucket list. You might know that…

The Clock’s Ticking—Time to Run DaNang’s International Marathon!

The Clock’s Ticking—Time to Run DaNang’s International Marathon 2016!

Can you hear your clock? It’s telling you to stop what you’re doing and head for the Manulife DaNang International Marathon 2016, because if you miss this year’s exciting marathon,…

6 Reasons to Join First Ever Challenge Vietnam

6 Reasons to Join First Ever Challenge Vietnam

Having organised 40 long-distance triathlons in 17 countries, the Challenge Family is back with another unforgettable race experience! Happening on Sunday, 11 September 2016, the inaugural Challenge Vietnam will take…

Song Hong Half Marathon 2015: Hit the Streets of Hanoi

Song Hong Half Marathon 2015: Hit the Streets of Hanoi

The annual Song Hong Half Marathon is back on Hanoi’s streets for its 9th year this Sunday, 13 December 2015. This year, volunteer running group Red River Runners collaborates with Education for Nature Vietnam with a “Run for Rhinos” theme to highlight the illegal rhino horn trade in Vietnam.

Halong Bay Half Marathon: Running Amidst the Dragons

Halong Bay Half Marathon 2015: Running Amidst the Dragons

Local legend has it that a mother dragon and her children were sent from the heavens to help the ancient Vietnamese in an epic battle against invaders. ‘Halong’ means “descending dragon” in Sino-Vietnamese – that’s how Halong Bay got its name.

Why the August 2015 Da Nang International Marathon Belongs on Your Run Calendar!

Why the August 2015 Da Nang International Marathon Belongs on Your Run Calendar!

Walley liked his first experience in Da Nang so much, he plans to be on hand for the 2015 event—along with runners from around the world who appreciate having a red carpet rolled out when they visit Asia for top-level sporting events like this emerging marathon. Whether you’ve been to Vietnam or put it on your wish list, the time is now—particularly when you read about affordable packages associated with the event in addition to your chance to challenge your own personal best.

Inaugural Laguna Lăng Cô Marathon: Lush Resort Run in Captivating Central Vietnam

Inaugural Laguna Lăng Cô Marathon: Lush Resort Run in Captivating Central Vietnam

Following the success of its sister resort’s Laguna Phuket Marathon in Thailand, the iLaguna Lăng Cô Marathon is soon launching at the largest integrated world-class resort in Vietnam. The inaugural event will be set in a place known for its pristine coastlines, lush green jungles and rugged mountain peaks—beautiful Lăng Cô in Central Vietnam.

9 Amazing Trails in Vietnam All Runners Should Try

9 Must Visit Running Trails in Vietnam Before You Die

Are you headed to Vietnam? You’ll want to make sure you get in your daily jog. While not exactly known as a runner’s paradise, there are plenty of trails to be followed and mountains to be scaled once you escape the busyness of places like Ho Chi Minh City. Here are just nine spots where you can flee or even utilise the crowds for a great run.

Scale Up the Vietnam Mountain Marathon

Vietnam Mountain Marathon 2015: Scale Up The Colourful Mountainous Trail

Be prepared for an extraordinary adventure: Explore the usually closed territory of Sapa, North Vietnam, where only some locals call home. Meander through small dirt roads and narrow trails. Breathe in fresh, crisp air as you witness the splendiferous mountain ranges of Hoang Lien National Park and nearby valleys. Survey rice fields on terrace-clad hills. Cross bamboo bridges. Bypass water buffaloes and mountain pigs. Be spurred on by the cheers of local children.

The Spring Race 2015 Returns with Half Marathon in Vietnam After Great Success

The Spring Race 2015 Returns with Half Marathon in Vietnam After Great Success

For the second consecutive year, the French International School Marguerite Duras of Ho Chi Minh City will organise the Spring Race a.k.a La Course du Printemps on Sunday, 1 February 2015 at the Vietnam Golf & Country Club.