First Ever Oman by UTMB® – Dramatic Mountain And Canyon Of Arabia

OMAN by UTMB® top 3 winners

The Ultra Trail of Mont Blanc (UTMB®) is a prestigious international brand, well-known for its single-stage mountain ultramarathon race originated in France and has been gaining popularity significantly since 2003 among a growing number of trail runners. Staring at my inbox on 4th May 2018 that read “Oman by UTMB® Open for registration” – I Read more

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

Pulai Ultra 2018 – Did I Hit The Limit?

Picture courtesy of Southern Ultra: Pulai Ultra 2018 winners

Typing this a month after I  participated in Pulai Ultra 50km trail running race which took place in the state of Johor across the causeway. An inaugural event,  I signed up to get fresh of breath air away from the usual scene of this pancake island, plus the legs needed some elevation training.  The 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