Monthly Archives: June 2015

Why The Color Run Should Be Scrapped.

 Why The Color Run Should Be Scrapped. After the recent fire incident at a concert in Taiwan where 500 over revellers suffered burns as a result of paint sprayed on the crowd catching fire, I shot off an email to … Continue reading

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5 KL Running Hot Spots

 5 KL Running Hot Spots I came across this great list of training venues in Kuala Lumpur & Klang Valley by SCKLM 2015 website, and I have added my personal notes to it :- 1) FOREST RESEARCH INSTITUTE OF MALAYSIA … Continue reading

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Run Off With A New Motorbike

 Run Off With A New Motorbike In conjunction with the Merdeka Month of August, MYNIC (providers of domain names) is sponsoring a running event on the 23rd August at Padang Merbok called Larian Sehati Sejiwa 2015. There will be a … Continue reading

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Running Perks & Personalities

RUNNING PERKS & PERSONALITIES   Happy People: How liberating is it, not to be judged by your material wealth or social status? How uplifting is it, to have total strangers genuinely care about you? These are the wonderful feelings which you … Continue reading

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The Secret Of Happy Feet

Quick Guide To Buying Running Shoes by Happy Runner.   Introduction Recently, a newbie runner friend asked me for advise on finding a suitable running shoe. Since one of the most important aspect of running happy, is to select the right … Continue reading

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Walking Is The New Running

WALK THIS WAY!   Is walking the new running fad? Is slow the new fast? I’m happy that Malaysia won a gold medal in the 20km Walk in the recent SEA Games in Singapore. The only other noteworthy success in Track … Continue reading

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EDUCITY SUNDOWN in MALAYSIA 2015 – Happy Runner’s Hot Pick!

 EDUCITY SUNDOWN in MALAYSIA 2015 – Happy Runner’s Hot Pick! Launching Press Conference Always on the look-out for use full race insights to share with Happy Runner’s followers, I made my way to The Royale Bintang at The Curve in … Continue reading

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EDUCITY SUNDOWN MALAYSIA 2015

 EDUCITY SUNDOWN MALAYSIA 2015 – JOHOR’S MOST ANTICIPATED NIGHT RUN IS BACK! Run across the scenic night landscape of Nusajaya! Register now for EduCity Sundown Malaysia 2015 to enjoy early bird registration fees. 16 June 2015, Petaling Jaya: World Endurance … Continue reading

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IRONMAN MALAYSIA – Press Release (Part 1 of 3)

IRONMAN® ANNOUNCES A STUNNING NEW COURSE FOR THE IRONMAN® MALAYSIA,LANGKAWI 2015      Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 17 June 2015 – IRONMAN®Malaysia, Langkawi which returned to the global race calendar last year, will have a whole new race experience in 2015. The swim will be relocated to the stunning tropical beach lagoon at Pantai Kok with clean protected waters greatly enhancing the athlete experience. The popular and challenging bike coursecontinues … Continue reading

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SCKLM 2015 Running Clinics

  GET FASTER, BETTER, AND STRONGER WITH STANDARD CHARTERED KL MARATHON RUNNING CLINICS Kuala Lumpur, 15 June 2015 – With registrations secured and calendars cleared for the 4th of October, all focus will now be on achieving personal goals when running … Continue reading

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