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40,000 Runners Expected At 11th Edition of Kuala Lumpur Standard Chartered Marathon

The Kuala Lumpur Standard Chartered Marathon’s (KLSCM) 11th edition is coming up next weekend on 28 and 29 September and you can look forward to the following highlights:- Change in name from SCKLM to KLSCM to give more prominence to…

Stay Indoors: Malaysia’s Air Pollution Reaches Alarming Rate!

Malaysia’s air quality took a dive today as the World Air Quality Index recorded an alarming 251AQI as of 5:20AM today,  16 September 2019, placing the country with the 6th most polluted air quality globally . Worst hit locations: 1)…

Next Edition of Powerman Malaysia Set On 8 March 2020

(Update: New organiser of Powerman Malaysia, Fresh Events Asia, announced that Powerman Malaysia will take place on 14 & 15 March 2020)  Click Here for New Updates (23/10/2019): Price Reduced for Powerman Malaysia 2020 The next edition of Powerman Malaysia…

Malaysia ranked 12th most polluted in air quality worldwide

As of 4:03AM today, 12 September 2019, the World Air Quality Index (https://aqicn.org) stated that Malaysia is the 12th most polluted in air quality globally with a reading of 164AQI, trailing behind Turkey (167AQI), Peru (167AQI) and Pakistan (164AQI).  Locations…

Top 3 Green places to run during the hazy period

Haze, oh haze. So many races like Bursa Bull Charge in KL, G2 Run and Run for Peace both in Kuching have been cancelled due to the worsening haze plaguing the whole country, and we’re worried too! Have a big…

ASICS Relay Malaysia 2019 Under the Spotlight

Thousands of highly motivated runners flocked to Sepang International Circuit (SIC) last Saturday evening as though the Formula One race made its returned to Kuala Lumpur for a night race. Instead of having race machines roaming the circuit, it was…

Marvel Run brings Star-Studded Cosplay to Putrajaya, Malaysia

Captain America, Captain Marvel coupled with Thor and Black Panther were spotted having a Marvel-lous time at the inaugural Marvel Run Malaysia in Putrajaya. Cosplay was at its finest with 15,000 runners from young children to adults, all dressed up…

Registration opens for IRONMAN 70.3 Desaru Coast, Malaysia’s newest Triathlon race

The first of its kind in Asia, the Desaru Coast Multisport Festival will comprise an IRONMAN® 70.3® Desaru Coast Triathlon, 5150™ Triathlon along with IRONKIDS® and Sprint races at Desaru Coast, Malaysia from 17-19 April 2020. Situated on the southern tip…

Kova Eco Tri Blend Crew Tee proves versatile from yoga to travelling

It’s so comfortable! That was the first impression I had when I first tried the Kova Eco Tri Blend Crew Tee. The bland appearance may be deceiving but this t-shirt is something you’ll want to have in your daily essential…

Kova Repreve makes super comfy Eco-Friendly Activewear

Everyone is trying to save the environment by making fashionable pieces from disposed plastic bottles, but Kova Sports seemed to have excelled in this. The eco-friendly Kova Repreve T-shirt might look like just another simple round neck t-shirt. However, its…