Run In City Of Eternal Spring – Dalat Ultra Trail 70km

Pine forest of Dalat Ultra Trail

‘Dalat what?’, I quickly keyed in Dalat word in the search engine since I never been to Vietnam, let alone heard about this place. Turned out to be a contrast scenery, not distinctly Asia. Dalat is a hilly resort and capital of Lam Dong province situated in Central Vietnam at 1,500m above sea level. It’s aRead 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 The 9 Dragons Ultra For Free To Run Charity

Right to sports -the exhilaration, positive joy,confidence and sense of purpose. Picture courtesy: Free To Run

trI am grateful to be able to travel and combining this with taking part in adventure racing – i.e. ultra and trail running races which I’m passionate about. Despite competing once in roughly every 3 months, I haven’t run for any charity since 2014. So this year it’s my big year going to new ageRead 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