Nagano Marathon Race Report

A short a trip to Japan but what a trip it was as I caught the Sakura season and there was a marathon too! Read about the race here.

Gear Reviews

All the reviews here...

Trans Nuang 2013

5 runners. 42km. 16 hours. Elevation gain 2,878 meters / 9,442 feet. All here.

Gold Coast Airport Marathon 2014 Race Report

After a long long wait, I finally nailed it. Full story here...


Running Gear & Books Reviews

I’ve over the years – you’ll see from the models that I’ve worn, that I’ve been in the scene for quite awhile! – wear tested and posted reviews of running shoes that came my way. Below are a collection of links to reviews I posted on my old blog and on RunnersMalaysia’s website.

Books & DVDs

  1. My Best Race: 50 Runners and the Finish Line They’ll Never Forget edited by Chris Cooper
  2. Long May You Run by Chris Cooper
  3. I Run, Therefore I Am Nuts by Bob Schwartz
  4. R Is For Running: A Primer For The Footsore by Ray Charbonneau
  5. Chasing The Runner’s High by Ray Charbonneau
  6. 101 Winning Racing Strategies For Runners by Jason Karp
  7. Overthinking the Marathon by Ray Charbonneau
  8. It’s Not That Hard!!! How to Run A 100KM Trail Ultramarathon
  9. You Know You Are A Runner by Richard McChesney, illustrations by Steve Bright and Robert Brocksmith

Smartphone Apps for Running

  1. FitSnap
  2. Runkeeper, iMapMyRun, Nike+, Jog Log, Nike+ GPS (overview)
  3. runWithMe 1.1
  4. Merrell Go Barefoot
  5. Nike+ Move
  6. Samsung Galaxy S5 and Gear Fit: First Impression | HRM, Distance Tracking and Coaching Functions | Wrap Up
  7. Personal Safety App – React Mobile and React Sidekick

Shoes & Accessories

  1. adidas Supernova Cushion 6
  2. adidas Climacool Revolution
  3. adidas miCoach Pacer system: First Look
  4. adidas Supernova Glide 2
  5. adidas Energy Boost
  6. adidas Recharge Massage Pro Slides
  7. adidas adizero Ace 6
  8. asics Nimbus 11
  9. asics Forster Tri
  10. asics GT 2120
  11. asics Gel Cumulus V
  12. asics Gel Kayano 12
  13. asics Gel Kayano 20
  14. asics Lyteracer [Brief review]
  15. asics Skysensor Breeze [First Speedwork | First Long Run]
  16. asics DS Racer 9
  17. asics Fuji Racer 2
  18. asics Fuji Attack 2
  19. Brooks Glycerin 4
  20. Brooks Cascadia 4 [Initial take | Review]
  21. Brooks Green Silence [First Impressions]
  22. Brooks Pure Connect [First Impressions | Further Take]
  23. Brooks Pure Drift [First Impressions]
  24. Compressport ProRacing Socks, R2 Calf Sleeves and ForQuad Review
  25. Fila Flow K4
  26. K-Swiss Blade Light Run
  27. Montrail Rogue Racer
  28. Nathan HPL # 020
  29. Nike Flyknit Racer
  30. Nike Flyknit Lunar One
  31. Nike LunarGlide+ (Trial Run)
  32. Nike+ Sportband
  33. Nike+ SportWatch GPS [Unboxing | 2nd take]
  34. Nike Zoom Victory+
  35. Nike Lunar Trainer+
  36. Nike Lunaracer+
  37. Nike Lunaracer 2+
  38. Nike LunarFly+ [Mini Review]
  39. Nike LunarEclipse+ [First Impressions]
  40. Nike Zoom Elite 3
  41. Nike Air Pegasus 2005
  42. Nike Free Run+ [Early Take | Review]
  43. Nike Free Run+ 3 [First Impressions]
  44. Nike Free 3.0 v4 [First Impressions]
  45. Nike Free 3.0 v5 and Free 5.0
  46. Nike Zoom Speed Lite ST+ 3
  47. Nike Speed Cage+ 3 [First Impressions]
  48. Nike Zoom Wildhorse [First Impressions]
  49. Newton Stability Racer (Trial Run)
  50. OrthoSleeve CS6 and FS6
  51. Polar S3+ Stride Sensor
  52. Puma Mobium Elite Glow [First Impression | Further take]
  53. Saucony Trigon 5
  54. Saucony Trigon Ride
  55. Saucony Kinvara ViziPro
  56. Saucony Kinvara 3 [First Impressions]
  57. Saucony Kinvara 5 Runshield
  58. SPIbelt Dual Pocket Version
  59. Skechers GOrun [First Impressions]
  60. Skechers GOrun Ride [First Impressions]
  61. Skechers GObionic [First Impressions]
  62. Skechers GObionic Ride
  63. Skechers GOtrail 3-Way Runout
  64. Skechers GOBionic Trail [First Impressions]
  65. Skechers GOrun 2 [Quick take]
  66. Skechers GOrun Speed
  67. Skechers GOrun Ride 2 Nite Owl
  68. Skechers GOrun Ride 3
  69. Skechers GOmeb Speed 2 New York Limited Edition
  70. Skechers GOrun Ultra
  71. Skechers GOmeb KRS
  72. Skechers GOrun Ultra Nite Owl
  73. Sony NWZ-W262 Meb Special Edition MP3 Player
  74. Ultimate Direction Fastdraw 10
  75. Ultimate Direction Scott Jurek Ultra Vest
  76. Yurbuds Inspire Duro Earbuds

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