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MMTF Race Director Ewegene Tan Faced The Dark Side At Tor des Geants

The Malaysian Mountain Trail Festival is synonymous with Ewegene Tan, a trail runner himself who founded the race in his hometown of Taiping, Perak. A runner since his teenage days, Ewegene always seeks to improve himself, and therein be able…

MWM The Kebaya Run Supports Elimination of Violence Against Women

Registration for the 3rd edition of The Kebaya Run by the Malaysia Women Marathon (MWM) is now OPEN. Register here – to run and raise awareness of EVAW or to help raise funds for Jewel Malaysia The virtual run was…

Winners Emerge From First-Ever Singapore Brompton World Championship

The well-loved Brompton World Championship (BWC) took place in Singapore for the very first time on the 30th of October, after a two-year  hiatus. BWC Singapore saw participants of 17 nationalities, totalling close to 500 joining in  the community ride…

KLSCM 2022 Welcomes Over 34,000 runners to Dataran Merdeka

More than 34,000 runners converged on Dataran Merdeka last weekend to take part in the Kuala Lumpur Standard Chartered Marathon (KLSCM) 2022. The 12th edition of the premier distance running event in the country made a triumphant return after a…

Doctor Ng Shu Hui Runs Virgin Marathon In Support of Hospis Malaysia

Everyone starts Running For A Reason. Doctor Ng Shu Hui will be running her first marathon, 42.195km in support of Hospis Malaysia. In her line of service, the 31-year-old doctor has witnessed their amazing work and is driven to play a…

Dever Energy Set To Launch at KLSCM Expo

Dever Energy Gel – the No.1 energy gel brand in Thailand – is set to officially launch in Malaysia at the upcoming Kuala Lumpur Standard Chartered Marathon Active Lifestyle Expo from 10-12 November 2022 at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre…

2023 Label Road Race Calendar Published

A record 238 road races have been included in the 2023 World Athletics Label Road Race calendar, which was released on 4 November. This is an increase of almost 20 races from the 2022 schedule and will allow the Athletics…

Shahrom Abdullah and Ann Pow Lead 7 Malaysians To World Championships at IRONMAN MALAYSIA

6 November 2022, LANGKAWI: Seven Malaysians stamped their mark at the IRONMAN MALAYSIA & IRONMAN 70.3 LANGKAWI by qualifying for two World Championships in Finland and Hawaii in 2023. Shahrom Abdullah, Zakira Zulrimi, Ann Pow, Tia Aik Teong, and Lim…

Taylor Knibb and Kristian Blummenfelt dominate to win IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship

Taylor Knibb of the USA overpowered the competition at the 2022 Intermountain Healthcare IRONMAN® 70.3® World Championship presented by Utah Sports Commission. At just 24 years old, Knibb used a 23:54 swim, a 2:14 bike, and a 1:21 half marathon…

Tour de France Champion Jonas Vingegaard wins inaugural Tour de France Prudential Singapore Criterium

Reigning Tour de France champion Jonas Vingegaard made history in Singapore on Sunday (30 October) after being crowned the first-ever winner of the Tour de France Prudential Singapore Criterium. The 25-year-old Jumbo Visma rider raised his arms aloft in triumph…