ToughASIA

Just when you think you're tough enough

Exclusive Interview: Jason Loh aims to come back stronger

The field this year was more competitive and the overall pace for the race was much relentless and punishing compared to last year. Jason Loh was the sole Malaysian male racing in the Elite category, at the Powerman Asia Duathlon…

Exclusive Interview: Edwin Thiang focused on improvement at Powerman Malaysia

Since he was nine, Edwin Thiang has been racing run – bike – run with Powerman. Influenced by his father, an avid Triathlete himself, Edwin added swimming to the core, and ventured into the world of three sports – Triathlon….

Exclusive Interview: Youth is not wasted on this young Ziq Junaidy

Youth is not wasted on this young one, as Ziq Junaidy never seems to run out of energy and time. Racing back to back Triathlons and Duathlon, in Thailand and Malaysia didn’t seem to faze him as Ziq won his…

Exclusive Interview: Allison Yee defends her title for third consecutive year at Powerman Malaysia

Allison Yee defended her age category 20-24 Female for the third time in a row! Since 2017, the petite powerhouse has been acing her category at Powerman Asia Duathlon Championships in Malaysia. Three months before the race, Allison sharpens up…

Exclusive Interview: Chin Mei See perseveres to ace Powerman Malaysia

Chin Mei See had just completed the IRONMAN 70.3 Bangsaen Triathlon in Thailand the week prior to Powerman Malaysia. However, she didn’t use that as an excuse, and persevered to race at the Powerman Malaysia in Putrajaya. Mei See’s perseverance…

Exclusive Interview: Shahrom Abdullah inspires newbies to challenge Powerman Malaysia

Shahrom Abdullah is a well-renowned name in the Duathlon scene in the last twenty years. Now an owner of his own bicycle shop, SA Bike in Alam Damai, Cheras, Shahrom still finds time to train and race competitively in the…

Triathlete Father and Son brings different dimension to Powerman Malaysia

Racing as father and son, brings a whole different dimension to Powerman Malaysia. Everyone in the family is usually busy with their own things – my son, Edward at school, while I am away at work during the weekdays. With…

Antony Costes and Annamaria Eberhardt-Halasz power to 2019 Powerman Asia Duathlon Championships – Malaysia titles

Bruins and Chicano complete top three in Men’s as Torres and Chapman round off podium in the Women’s Elite classes. The 2019 edition of the world’s largest Duathlon Competition, the Powerman Asia Championships – Malaysia got underway for the main…

Newbie duathlete endures cramps and crashes to complete Powerman Malaysia 2019

The thought of Powerman Malaysia started off during the early bird sales where my ex-boyfriend now husband teased me saying that he had signed me up for the event and that we need to begin training for it NOW. We…

FREE Basic Bike Check Exclusively for Powerman 2019

In collaboration with Powerman Malaysia Asia Championships, Shimano is offering FREE basic bike checks at these Service Centres: JTC Bike Center (Selangor) Funsportz Cycles (Selangor) KH Bikes (Kedah) Orbit Cycle Trading (Selangor) Rodalink Hartmas (Kuala Lumpur) Syarikat R.N.Samy (Selangor) Rodalink…