Category Archives: Athlete

The Darker Side Of Running by Happy Runner

The Darker Side Of Running Editor’s Note Have you ever felt compelled to cheat in races? Have you witnessed someone cheating during a running event? It sounds ridiculous, but there are some unscrupulous runners who knowingly or inadvertently cheat to … Continue reading

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EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW with Elite Athlete Jason Loh for GCE Duathlon 2018 by Gus Ghani

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW with Elite Athlete Jason Loh for GCE Duathlon 2018 by Gus Ghani Editor’s Note Malaysia’s first FULLY CLOSED highway duathlon is only a few weeks away, and I caught up with Malaysia’s Elite Athlete Jason Loh to get his … Continue reading

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TRUE CHAMPIONS Featuring Malaysia Race Walker Elena Goh

TRUE CHAMPIONS Featuring Malaysia Race Walker Elena Goh 🇲🇾 Editor’s Note Last Friday, I dropped by at a Sports Exhibition which was held at PWTC. I had only recognised the Aftershokz Booth where Deric and his team were displaying the … Continue reading

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​FITNESS FUNK – Broad Jumps

​FITNESS FUNK – Broad Jumps Definition  Plyometrics, also known as “jump training” or “plyos”, are exercises in which muscles exert maximum force in short intervals of time, with the goal of increasing power (speed-strength). Broad Jumps  Broad jumps, also known … Continue reading

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Winning Isn’t Everything!

Winning Isn’t Everything! The running community was deeply shocked and perplexed at the recent news that the two staples of Track and Field tradition, namely the 10,000 metres and the Full Marathon (42.195 km) had been dropped from 29th Sea … 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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More Than A Smart Shoe (Part 1 of 3)

I have a smartphone. I have seen intelligent buildings. There are even smart homes which you can control its lighting, security alarms and even the bath water remotely via the hand phone. I’m all for technology when it’s used to … Continue reading

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