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ToughASIA

Just when you think you're tough enough

UTMB® World Series Asia-Pacific Major moved from Hong Kong to Thailand for 2022

UTMB® World Series has confirmed the first ever Asia-Pacific Major for trail running has been moved from TransLantau by UTMB® in Hong Kong. It will now take place around Thailand’s highest mountain, Doi Inthanon, at the newly rebranded Doi Inthanon…

Suunto Community Run – 09.06.2019

Date: 09 Jun 2019, Saturday Venue: Shah Alam Community Trail, Setia Alam in Selangor, Malaysia Time: 6:30 AM Distance: 6km (kid friendly) and 12km Register here The Suunto Community Run will be going full force just after Raya to help…

The North Face Malaysia Monthly Trail Run – 30.03.2019

Date: 30th March 2019, Sat Time: 7:00AM (be on time) Venue: Kiara Hill (via Sri Hartamas) in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Distance: 7km GPS for Parking:  Waze (to Guardian in Desa Sri Hartamas) Register here Notes: Parking fees are required. From…

Explore the Sacred Mountain at Sarawak Adventure Challenge – 13.10.2018

Date: 13th Oct 2018 Venue: Mount Singai, Bau, Kuching in Sarawak, Malaysia Distance: 40km MTB + 12km Trail Run + River Register here Email: info@sarawakchallenge.com The Sarawak Adventure Challenge was billed as one of the toughest adventure challenges and returns with the second edition…

Desaru Coast hosts Xterra Malaysia Special Edition with Duathlon and Trail Run

XTERRA Malaysia Special Edition 2018, the world’s premier series of off-road extreme multisport competitions announces the world’s first duathlon in Malaysia, thanks to Desaru Coast who will play host to this Special Edition. The Special Edition format has two categories,…

Xterra Malaysia 2018 : 29-30.09.2018

Date: 29-30 September 2018 Venue: Desaru Coast in Johor, Malaysia Categories:  Duathlon  Trail Run  Register here Registration is now open for the Special Edition of Xterra Malaysia in a new venue, at Desaru Coast in Johor, Malaysia. There will be a off-road…

Merrell launches Nature’s Gym movement with new versatile footwear

Merrell, the outdoor performance brand that empowers amazing outdoor lives, is excited to announce the launch of Nature’s Gym—a Merrell movement encouraging people to use nature as their gym. Nature’s Gym is where your active outdoor adventures happen, it’s where…

Iris Mak harnesses speed and athleticism from Raw Vegan diet

Most athletes believe in high carbohydrate and protein diet, which usually consists of a lot of meat. However, Iris Mak has managed to harness more strength and speed from not only a vegan diet, but a raw vegan diet. If…

Jeff Lau challenges 230km Jungle Ultra Marathon in Peru in raising awareness for AIDS

Malaysian ultra-marathon runner and Sanctband Active brand ambassador, Lau Jun Tean also known as Jeff Lau, finished the toughest endurance race on earth at the Jungle Ultra 2017 in Peru, with the aim to promote healthy living and raise awareness…

Ultra runner Jeff Lau sets foot into the Amazon rainforest at Jungle Ultra 230km marathon

From freezing temperatures of the Arctic to the searing heat of the Sahara desert, now ultra runner Jeff Lau Jun Tean, will be the first Malaysian to test his mental and physical strength against the suffocating jungle undergrowth and river crossings at…