I received my Garmin Forerunner 210 yeasterday from Lelong.com.my, one of the best online shopping mall based in Malaysia. After paying RM680, the item arrived as expected. By the way, this is NOT a sponsored post. This is the situation that I was in: I have been actively running for about 5 months since March … Read more 5 reasons why you should buy Garmin Forerunner 210 and ditch you Android app
I still remember their inaugural first ever Tour of Borneo last year 2012. It was held on 1st of May, Labour Day holiday. I did not know why they held the event in the city center for their last stage. In which they have to close almost all major roads in the city center. That … Read more Tour of Borneo 2013 – Hopefully they organize better this year
I received an email couple of days ago, asking for an advise on how to overcome the fear of the ropes on Mount Kinabalu. Marisa (not her real name), asked me whether I have any good tips to overcome the fear of the ropes on her second part of the climb, starting from the Rockface. … Read more How to overcome fear of the ropes on Mount Kinabalu Summit Trail?
You can start to register for the event that will be held on 21st September this year from Sutera Harbour official website here. You have to download the form, fill in and send it to Sutera Harbour office to get the t-shirt. An attractive prize will be given to the supporter for the “Most Creative … Read more Sutera Harbour 7k Sunset Charity Run – register now!
This is the latest information that I received from a friend. According to Wikipedia, Mount Kinabalu is now the 10th highest mountain in Southeast Asia. With 5 new findings of mountains in Myanmar, Mount Kinabalu now drops to number 10 from number 5. I did made a blog post about this in 2008. You may … Read more Mount Kinabalu is the 10th highest mountain in Southeast Asia
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
For hardcore trail runners, nature lovers and charity seekers – this event maybe suitable for you. Habitat For Humanity Malaysia, Kota Kinabalu Sabah affiliate will be organizing its first Eco Village Challenge on the 1st September 2013, to raise funds for families in Sabah in need of decent homes. The day-long Charity Run is 15-km … Read more Eco Village Challenge trail run in Kota Kinabalu
I found a very good interactive map and trail of Mount Kinabalu, specifically The Summit Trail, in which you start your climb from Kinabalu Park HQ and ends at the same place. It was posted by one of the climbers who uses his smartphone to track his climb using an app called Every Trail. If … Read more Summit Trail of Mount Kinabalu on Every Trail
I am going to join this year’s 7k Sutera Harbour Sunset Charity Run with my 9 year old son, Dany Hijazi. The run was usually held on July for the past few years. However, as this years July coincides with Ramadhan fasting month, they rescheduled the date to Saturday, 21st September. Sutera Harbour have not … Read more 7k Sutera Harbour Sunset Charity Run 2013
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