Mount Kinabalu Climbathon 2006 video from YouTube

This year’s Mount Kinabalu Climbathon 21st edition will be held earlier than usual, on 25-26 August 2007. I check out their official website and found a very good video on the events from YouTube. Check it out: If you think of participating, go to their website and fill in the registration form. A US$33,400 in … Read more Mount Kinabalu Climbathon 2006 video from YouTube

Shoes and gears for Kinabalu Climbathon skyrunners

If you think that choosing a suitable footwear for a climbathon is easy, you should think again. I was surfing around for new content for this blog, when I remembered to check the Federation for Sports Altitude website. Apart from knowing that the 21st Mount Kinabalu Climbathon this year will be held earlier that usual, … Read more Shoes and gears for Kinabalu Climbathon skyrunners

Mount Kinabalu Climbathon 2007 set for August 25-26

The World’s Toughest Mountain Race, the 21st Mount Kinabalu International Climbathon will be held next year on August 25-26. The change of date is due to the request by the Skyrunner World Series Committee to schedule the event on 25-26 next year as they have decided to host the final circuit/series in their own country … Read more Mount Kinabalu Climbathon 2007 set for August 25-26

Anna first up Mt Kinabalu, and down

KOTA KINABALU: Czech Republic runner, Anna Pichrtova, led from start to finish to win the 20th edition of Mount Kinabalu International Climbathon. She won US$4,500 (about RM16,600) and a gold pendant for being first up and down the 4,095-metre mountain, covering 21km in the process to win the event for women. Having finished second in … Read more Anna first up Mt Kinabalu, and down

20th Mount Kinabalu International Climbathon 2006

They call it “the world’s toughest mountain race”. It takes a gruelling soul to run, race and climb Mount Kinabalu with a total distance of 21 kilometers for both men and women. Takes place in Malaysia’s first World Heritage Site, Mount Kinabalu (4095.2 meters) International Climbathon is a true challenge to the spirit of human … Read more 20th Mount Kinabalu International Climbathon 2006