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From Graceful Ballerina to Running Podium Winner, Beatrice Au Recommends Running Routes in Ipoh, Perak

From ballerina flats to running shoes. Such is the journey for former ballerina Beatrice Au, whose husband motivated her to take up up running 5 years ago. Since then, this mother of five children is a regular finisher on the…

Ewegene Tan Shares Favourite Running Places in Taiping, Perak

Sometimes, we hear that running event organisers are “in it” just for the money – that they do not run, do not know what runners want, and what have you. But for Ewegene Tan, the 46-year old Taiping-born who organises…

Veronika Vadovicova wins 84km to seal Asia Trail Master Champion at The North Face – Malaysia Mountain Trail Festival

TAIPING, 16 December 2019 : The North Face Malaysia Mountain Trail Festival 2019 (TNF-MMTF 2019) flagged-off with a bigger turnout this year where over 2,100 runners from 35countries converged in Taiping, Perak for the competition from 13-15 December 2019.  TNF-MMTF…

Unleash your personal best at the Kerian Incredible Duathlon

One always needs motivation to keep training to stay on top of your game. The Kerian Incredible Duathlon race in Perak gave me good reason to train and keep the momentum going, pushing myself to improve further. So, I enrolled in…

Matt Poole defends Chapman’s Challenge title ahead of Malaysian Triathletes Jason Loh and Riki Shinozuka

The Chapman’s Challenge returned to the Pangkor Laut Resort for its third year, reenacting Colonel Spencer Chapman’s escape 73 years ago. Held on 12th May 2018, the annual biathlon saw a record total of 131 participants from 10 countries across…

Early bird combo for KID Duathlon & Triathlon

KID Duathlon & Triathlon is offering an Early Bird combo for their Duathlon on 26th Aug and Triathlon on 28th Oct in Bagan Serai and Bukit Merah, Taiping both in Perak respectively. With a combo fee of RM230 and RM310,…

Save the date for Kerian International Triathlon and Duathlon 2018

Date: 28th Oct 2018 Venue: Bukit Merah Laketown Resort, Taiping in Perak, Malaysia Date: 26th Aug 2018 Venue: SMK Bagan Serai, Perak in Malaysia For more info, follow KID Duathlon & Triathlon on Facebook.

Silverman Duathlon And Half Marathon 2017 – 12.08.2017

Date: 12th Aug 2017 Venue: Marina Island, Lumut in Perak, Malaysia. Duathlon: 11km bike, 61km ride, 11km bike. Fancy running and cycling in the outskirts, idyllic villages of Perak? The Silverman Duathlon will bring you on a 11 km run through…

Tenby International School Ipoh Triathlon – 16.07.2017

Date: 16th July 2017 Time: 7:00am – 1:00pm Venue: Tenby International School in Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia. Register here. Let’s help build a young generation of healthy and happy kids, what more if they indulge in swimming, cycling and running. The future of…

Luxurious race-vacation at The Chapman’s Challenge awaits you : 12-14.05.2017

Treat yourself to the most luxurious race-vacation on the private island of Pangkor Laut in Malaysia. YTL’s Pangkor Laut Resort will re-enact Chapman’s escape in second edition of The Chapman’s Challenge from 12th-14 May 2017. The race will take you around the…