How to Prepare for Your First 21k… or Gatorade Run’s 22k

Friday, 6 November 2015  |  Running + Triathlon


The half marathon is a favored distance among many. For experienced runners, it provides enough of a physical and mental challenge without wearing one down during training or on race day like a marathon. For newer runners, it is the distance that takes one from being a recreational runner into an endurance athlete. A half distance is by no means half of just anything; it’s a full on challenge that should be taken seriously with proper training and preparation.


Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you may have heard that Gatorade will be having its Gatorade Run with 11k and 22k. I hear Gatorade is preparing a lot of surprises for us runners in the last kilometer of the run. Now, if you truly want to be alive enough to experience all that as you run towards the finish line, you may want to read my tips on how to prepare for your first 21k: (more…)

Shoe Review: adidas Ultraboost

Friday, 2 October 2015  |  Gear + Gadgets


Adidas Ultraboost was unveiled in February this year and named as the “greatest running shoe ever” claiming that its unique BOOST technology is the only footwear innovation proven to give runners more energy. Greatest running shoe ever? That definitely piqued my curiosity. (more…)

New Shoe Alert: adidas Ultra Boost

Wednesday, 19 August 2015  |  Gear + Gadgets


“Wooooaa…(pause to wipe sweat off forehead)…aaaaah!”  That is the single word that will inevitably roll off your tongue when you see adidas’ new colorway for adidas Ultra BOOST, the model that adidas confidently calls “the greatest running shoe ever.”  The new color way is solar yellow and I think it’s just perfect for the crazy summer—or shall we say summer-like heat—this August.

I wrote about the adidas Ultra BOOST on this LINK way back in February, but here’s more info from adidas on its features: (more…)

adidas Climachill Apparel Offers Cooling Technology

Wednesday, 20 May 2015  |  Gear + Gadgets


adidas must’ve seen all of us runners suffering under the torturous sun and took pity! adidas recently launched the new adidas Climachill™ apparel range which features intuitive body heat management technology to cool athletes in hot conditions.  (more…)

adidas to Launch Avengers Collection

Friday, 15 May 2015  |  Gear + Gadgets


Good news Avengers fans! adidas will introduce a new collection of footwear and apparel inspired by three superheroes of the new blockbuster Marvel Studios film, Avengers: Age of Ultron, which hit theaters worldwide last April. (more…)