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Just when you think you're tough enough

A mother’s triathlon quest at Ironman Malaysia

Deemed the second toughest IRONMAN race in the world, Ironman Malaysia based in Langkawi summons the best triathletes and inspires new ones to cross the finish line to the words, ‘You are an Ironman’. While the general public may think…

54 triathletes represent Tadonamo triathlon club at Ironman Malaysia

Tadonamo Triathlon club will have the biggest representation by a Malaysian triathlon club at the upcoming Ironman Malaysia on Nov 12th, with 54 triathletes on their list. Registered as an official triathlon club with Ironman, Tadonamo is helmed by Syerul…

Get your race right with Garmin Forerunner 735XT at 113 Bukit Merah Triathlon

On my brief #roadtoIronman, 113 Bukit Merah Triathlon would be the half-Ironman distance triathlon race which would serve as my last warm up race in preparation for the full Ironman Malaysia in Langkawi next November. The third and final triathlon…

Exclusive Interview: Triathlon dream comes true for Barry Lee at Ironman Kona, Hawaii

It takes a village to raise a child, and more so, for a community to send a Triathlete to the Ironman World Championships in Kona, Hawaii. The world renowned Ironman Kona is deemed to be the world’s toughest Ironman race, with our…

Exclusive Interview with Rupert Chen: How to race Ironman triathlon in sub-10 hours?

Like every other weekend warrior Triathlete, Rupert Chen keeps all his swim caps and medals on the wall at home and has four bicycles in the living room at home. What makes this Malaysian engineer stand out among the crowd, is…

[Video] Iron Nun races Ironman triathlons at age 82

If you’re still giving yourself excuses not to exercise, or still contemplating your first triathlon, think of Sister Buder who has already completed 45 triathlons at age 82! IRON NUN And if you’re still thinking about your first full distance in…