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Best feeling ever!

So on Sunday October 9 2011 (9-10-11) was the day I participated and completed my first Marathon. It was set in Melbourne and was known as the Bank of Melbourne, Melbourne Marathon! Leading up to the race I was carrying an injury to both my knees and was praying and hoping to just finish the … Continue reading

2 down 1 to go!

So I’ve done my second race in preparation for my first marathon and this time it was the Sandy Point Half Marathon…if you don’t know how far that is then let me tell you…21KM!!! lol Was a bit worried going into this race that I didn’t prep enough for it but it ended up being … Continue reading

First step to the big one

So on Sunday 17 July, I took my first step towards my first Marathon on October 9 2011, took part it the Run Melbourne 10km event and I did it in these bad boys! I was so excited to finally run in my Vibram Five Fingers in an official race so I thought what better … Continue reading

Why I run

A lot of people ask me why I run when I can just relax at home and watch tv. I used to participate in charity runs in Malaysia alot when I was still in high school, especially one called E-Run aka Environment Run. Actually writing this post has reminded me of that yearly charity run … Continue reading

Roll Call!!!

So this weekend I went to my first Roller Derby match with some of my colleagues. I’ll tell you this…it’s AMAZING!!! The atmosphere is fantastic from the live band to the go go dancers (pretty funny and old skool like), the funky team names and even better contestant names! I’ve watched a few games on … Continue reading

Back to basics

My preparation for the Melbourne Marathon has begun! Finally got into my VFF Bikilas (funky toe shoes) for a distance run, instead of the usual HIIT training I’ve been doin the previous weeks… Straight away after the first 4km I could feel my feet telling me it’s been awhile. Both my calves were starting to … Continue reading

Run Forest RUN!!!

So I’ve decided to take on the Melbourne Marathon this year. I was meant to do it last year but procrastinated till no end and eventually did not register for it as I felt I wasn’t ready. This year however, I am going to make that commitment since I haven’t ran in my Vibram Five … Continue reading

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