I did it again. This is my second climbathon that I joined. I joined last year’s edition of climbathon, in which I did in 6 hours 26 minutes. Not even within the cut off time. My time was even worse this time. I did in 6 hours 46 minutes. 20 minutes over my last year’s … Read more 28th Mount Kinabalu International Climbathon 2014 – Adventure Race Report
King Kilian Jornet did in in 2 hours 11 minutes last year 2012. And he said it was too easy for him. I did it in 6 hours and 25 minutes. So, nothing to brag about my performance. Yes, it was really slow for Men’s Open category. The cut off time was 5 hours. But … Read more 27th Mount Kinabalu International Climbathon 2013 – Adventure Race report
While browsing through Every Trail, one of the best website which has a connecting apps for the smartphone to track any jungle or mountain trail that you took, I found two different trail profiles of Mount Kinabalu. One trail profile was posted by a Mount Kinabalu Climbathon runner and the other one was posted by … Read more Mount Kinabalu Summit Trail map comparison between a climbathon runner and a casual climber
If you have been waiting to run in the world’s toughest mountain race, wait no more as they have opened the registration for the event. This 27th edition of the race has a new format, after last year’s edition which uses a new route that was claimed “too easy” for some of the international athletes … Read more Registration for 27th Mt. Kinabalu International Climbathon is now open
I think I am going to participate in this year’s Mount Kinabalu Climbathon. It’s about time for me to realize one of my dream – to run the toughest mountain climb in South East Asia. When I first climb Mount Kinabalu in 2002, I fell in love with the mountain. After 10 years of ‘procrastinating’, … Read more 27th Mt. Kinabalu Climbathon 2013 has new routes and new challenges!
The annual “World’s Toughest Mountain Race” is back with a new route. This year, it will be held on 13th and 14th October 2012. When I checked on Mount Kinabalu Climbathon’s website, I noticed that they will be using a new route – in which they will not include Low’s Peak as one of their … Read more 26th Mount Kinabalu Climbathon 2012 has a new route!
In memory of Mount Kinabalu Climbathon runner who didn’t make it but tried anyway, to be the best that he could, against all odds. Here, he is carried down by the mountain rangers. Read about him here. RIP. Photo courtesy of Rabani HMA from Trekearth.
Newsflash taken from BERNAMA KUNDASANG (Sabah), Oct 24 (Bernama) — Spain’s Tofol Castaner took home the men’s title of the 2010 Skyrunners World Series after he amassed 347 points overall when the final leg of the series, the 24th Mount Kinabalu International Climbathon, concluded here today. Despite finishing third in the race up and down … Read more 24th Mount Kinabalu Climbathon results
I don’t know when will we become champion again. This time around, Safrey Sumping managed to get fifth spot in the 22nd Mt. Kinabalu International Climbathon 2008 (it was yesterday). Last year he was fourth. A year before he was third. Apparently, he said that he was just recovered from flu a week ago. So, … Read more Safrey managed to get fifth spot on Mt. Kinabalu Climbathon 2008
It’s here again. Happening on 23-24 August, 2008 at Mount Kinabalu. Deemed as “the World’s Toughest Mountain Race”, the Mount Kinabalu International Climbathon is the ultimate challenge to take for those game enough to test their endurance by running up and down Mount Kinabalu for a total distance of 21 kilometers. I don’t think I … Read more 22nd Mt. Kinabalu International Climbathon 2008