Salomon TMBT Ultra Marathon 2018 – Adventure In Sabah

TMBT 2018 - One of the villages

Heard about this race when the ex-Dubai runner, Victoria Leckie blog about it in 2012. Since then I kept checking this race out and remembered talking to Clare Mullenger during our training run at the Fossil Rock years ago that she too was very keen to participate. Celebrating its 8th year, this oldest ultra trail eventRead more

Salomon TMBT 2018: Beauty, Brutal Or Both I’m In – Are You?

Picture credit: Salomon TMBT 2018

After my first trip to Sabah last March, I could not pass up the opportunity to visit the amazing Borneo island one more time. Just signed up for another 100km trail running event called Salomon The Most Beautiful Thing (TMBT) Ultra Trail Marathon – only this time it will take place in different part of Sabah on 1stRead more

Beauty Borneo – 100km Ultra Trail Run

Crossing one of the hanging bridge - Borneo Ultra Trail Marathon

I heard so much about this popular event. Not that my first trip to Sabah is well-justified with running 100km in challenging jungle setting with total elevation of 5000m, this beautiful land situated on world’s third largest island and its unique culture really deserve to be explored. The Borneo Ultra-Trail® Marathon 2018 (BUTM) attracted runners toRead more

Running Wild In Bario – Mud Battle

Run free in Bario high land

A last-minute decision to enter a race has introduced me to a remote place I’ve never been before. After 20 years away from Asia, a place like Bario was just the perfect introductory Borneo adventure for me. My first trail race in Malaysia (and the first time in Sarawak)  has turned out to be aRead more