2019 Dalat Ultra Trail 70km: Twice Charmed

Dalat Ultra Trail
Coffee plantations and the gradual rolling hills at Dalat Ultra Trail

There aren’t many destinations I returned to race more than once, back-to-back. It must’ve made a great impression beyond simply “yeah, I like it”. Dalat Ultra Trail is a classic example. If the French made Dalat the holiday spot back then due to its cooler climate, pine-scented and highland mountain air, it surely more thanRead more

HK Victoria 162: Start 2020 With One of 6 Races

V162
6 distances/races to choose under HK V162. Picture Credit: V162 Facebook

Exclusive for SOTG readers and friends: get 20% discount for any of the 6 races in V162 21st Feb to 23rd Feb 2020. Valid till end of registration, Jan 15 2020 HK time. Let me know your interest to sign up and I will send the code for you to use when register. Hurry asRead more

Bromo Tengger Semeru 100km Ultra: Above Caldera And Beyond Sand  

BTS Ultra
BTS Ultra 2017

NOTE: This is a longer version of the article published in Run SG magazine Feb & March 2018 isssue for the race participated in Java island – 2017 BTS Ultra. Bromo Tengger Semeru (BTS) The race as it name suggest took place in Bromo Tenger Semeru National Park in East Java, Indonesia at various altitudeRead more

Victoria N80 Race – Peaks and Pukes In Hong Kong

Victoria Harbour, HK
Victoria Harbour panorama

The plan to celebrate my birthday in style, under the backdrop of hills and surrounded by stunning harbour right before the clock struck midnight in Asia’s best city turned pear-shaped. Instead, I extended 4 hours till just before dawn. No complaint about legs, in fact, I felt like a champion even after putting a strainRead more