Destination Marathon: Berlin

Destination Marathon: Berlin

Share this: At times it seemed that I was not meant to run the Berlin marathon. When I signed up back in 2014, I mistakenly had noted the wrong deadline and missed it by a couple of days. I decided to sign up with a charity, Médecins Sans Frontières, and secured my...
People: John Michael On

People: John Michael On

Age: 36 Nationality: Filipino Profession: Purchaser at a government school in Abu Dhabi Triathlon is one of the most rewarding things one can ever do in life, not just physically, but mentally, spiritually and socially as well. John Michael On can vouch for its many...
Berlin Wall 100 Mile Race Report

Berlin Wall 100 Mile Race Report

This is the eighth race report I have written on my ultra-running races, which are between 100km and 190km. Every single race gave me different experiences and different challenges. The more I run these ultra events, the more I respect them because we put our bodies...
Incredible Ijen – 70km Volcano Run

Incredible Ijen – 70km Volcano Run

More than 40 ultra runners battled a route up an active volcanic crater and then ran back down – what enticed them? For me, it was about longing for a sense of adventure, to witness and to be charmed by the wonder of nature in an area that is remote yet famous among...