Running the Big Walk again (2017 edition)

The last time I joined the Big Walk was during SG50. I ran to be first across the finish line, but didn’t get directions because I wasn’t wearing the Big Walk T-shirt and went the wrong way and ended up not first. Yesterday morning, I wore the T-shirt but still ended up fourth (I think)….

How my year of halves became my year of injuries

At the beginning of the year, I proclaimed 2017 my year of half marathons. Instead, it turned out to my year of injuries. First, I blew my quad in my left thigh in February. Then I hurt my Achilles tendon in my right ankle in August. Because of the latter injury, I had to skip…

Salomon X-Trail & Performance Series Changi: Two races in 15 hours

Once, I mistakenly signed up for two races on the same morning. I just forfeited one of them. Another time, I signed up for two races (a 13km trail race and a 10km “farm” run) on consecutive mornings. But this weekend, I topped that by unwittingly signing for the 10km Salomon X-Trail Run on Saturday…