fbpx

ToughASIA

Just when you think you're tough enough

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…

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…

Who Will Dethrone Lucy Charles-Barclay and Gustav Iden at the 2022 Intermountain Healthcare IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship?

ST. GEORGE, Utah (Oct. 27, 2022) – The 2022 Intermountain Healthcare IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship presented by Utah Sports Commission triathlon once again returns to St. George, Utah in the United States of America. In the Land of Endurance, two…

LTDL 2022: Sosa Wins Yellow in Genting, Nur Aiman keeps KOM in Stage 3

KUALA LUMPUR, October 13 – MOVISTAR’s Ivan Ramiro Sosa lived up to his reputation as one of the race’s leading mountain men after winning the gruelling Genting Highlands stage under heavy rain and thick fog to emerge as the 26th…

LTDL 2022: Molano Disqualified From Win, Wiggins Wins Stage 2 Instead

KUALA LUMPUR, October 12 – Colombian Juan Sebastian Molano of UAE Team Emirates claimed Stage 2 of the PETRONAS Le Tour de Langkawi 2022 winner’s medal but was disqualified afterwards due to what the jury said as “irregular sprinting”. The…

LTDL 2022: Astana’s Syritsa Wins Wet Sprint Opener

KUALA LUMPUR, October 11 – ASTANA Qazaqstan’s Gleb Syritsa prevailed in today’s wet sprint bunch finish as he took Stage One of the 26th PETRONAS Le Tour de Langkawi 2022 from Kuala Pilah to Kuala Lumpur. The lanky 22-year-old Syritsa,…

Le Tour de Langkawi Kicks Off 26th Edition From Kuala Pilah

The PETRONAS Le Tour de Langkawi (LTdL) 2022 cycling race starts off today with 20 World Tour, Professional and Continental teams. The 26th edition will cover a total of 1,096.9 kilometres (km) and starts with a 157.3km Stage 1 ride…

Norwegian Gustav Iden Captures First IRONMAN World Championship In Kailua-Kona, Hawaii

The male pros took the stage on day two of the 2022 VinFast IRONMAN® World Championship. Norway’s Gustav Iden swam with the lead pack, biked confidently, and ran a course-best 2:36:15 run to his first IRONMAN World Championship. Iden’s race made…