Saturday, June 15, 2024

A Fairy-Tale Picnic Adventure Awaits at Suria KLCC!


Get ready to be swept away to a world of enchantment! Suria KLCC, the crown jewel of Kuala Lumpur shopping, is bringing back their "Picnic in the Park" experience, and this year promises to be even more magical than the last.

Friday, June 14, 2024

KLSCM 2024 Rallies Running Community to Plog on 15 June 2024 & Reward the Most Creative Entries on Social Media


KUALA LUMPUR, 13 June 2024 – Dirigo Events and the Kuala Lumpur Standard Chartered Marathon (KLSCM) are encouraging the running community to come together this weekend to be part of a plogging event on 15 June 2024.

Thursday, June 13, 2024

Outrun Colorectal Cancer! Join the MSCRS Colorectal Cancer Awareness Fun Run 2024


Colorectal cancer is now the most common cancer among Malaysian males and the second most common among females. There is also an increasing number of cases among younger adults (under 40 years old). More alarmingly, up to 70% of patients seek medical attention only at a later stage, as many are unaware of the symptoms of colorectal cancer. 

Tuesday, June 11, 2024

Fitness for Everyone! Affordable Fun at the Decathlon Family Fun Run 2024


Forget the treadmill, ditch the dusty dumbbells, because the Decathlon Family Fun Run is here to inject a shot of pure fun into your fitness routine! This year, a whopping 2,000 runners (that's a sea of red!) turned out to celebrate the grand opening of the new Decathlon store at Nu Empire Shopping Mall

Monday, June 10, 2024

POWERMAN - World’s Biggest Duathlon Returns to Putrajaya in a Triumphant Weekend of Racing


PUTRAJAYA, 10 JUNE 2024 - Putrajaya once again hosted the World’s Biggest Duathlon, as the best local and international runners and cyclists from across the globe converged at Dataran Putrajaya in Malaysia’s capital to vie for the POWERMAN Malaysia title. This year marked the 19th edition of this prestigious event, made even more special by the addition of a new presenting partner, JAECOO.

Experience Stability and Advanced Comfort in Every Step with ASICS'S GEL KAYANO™ 31 Shoe


Kuala Lumpur, June 10, 2024 – ASICS today announces the launch of the GEL-KAYANO™ 31 shoe, the latest in what has long been one of ASICS’ most popular stability running shoe series. The optimized comfort has been achieved thanks to a refurbished upper enabling the latest model of GEL-KAYANO™ series to cuddle up to all runners.

Thursday, June 06, 2024

GoPro Launches its First Ever GoPro Asia Best Challenge: Now Open For Submissions


Kuala Lumpur, 4 June 2024 – GoPro, Inc. (NASDAQ: GPRO) is thrilled to roll out its inaugural GoPro Asia Best Challenge (GoProABC). Adventurers, content creators and everyday storytellers across Asia are invited to submit their favourite video clips from their summer adventures. With the travel season underway, everyone is welcome to grab their GoPro and start filming. Whether it is snorkeling during their beachside adventures, capturing Star Trails on their camping expeditions, or immortalising a memory with loved ones, all great footages shot with a GoPro qualifies for submission.

PUMA Reveals Global Partnership with HYROX Fitness Racing


Kuala Lumpur, June 6, 2024 - Global sports company PUMA, has announced a worldwide partnership with HYROX, the world series of fitness racing. The partnership sees PUMA become the official apparel and footwear partner for all HYROX races from 2024 to 2027.

REDLINE Fitness Games Powered by NISSAN Partners with Rakan Muda to Promote Fitness in Malaysia

From left to right: Tiffany Tan, General Manager of Edaran Tan Chong Motor, YB Hannah Yeoh, Minister of Youth and Sports, and Mr Callum Meehan, Events Director of REDLINE at Hari Belia Negara

This year's REDLINE Fitness Games Powered by NISSAN has partnered with Rakan Muda, a youth development program by the Ministry of Youth and Sports, to encourage Malaysians to live healthier and more active lives. The partnership was launched at Hari Belia Negara, a national youth celebration.

Wednesday, June 05, 2024

Shokz OpenFit Air: Stylish Open-Ear Headphones Here to Stay Connected on-the-Go


Shokz, the leader in open-ear headphones, just launched the OpenFit Air! This new addition to their line-up is even lighter and designed for ultimate comfort, making it perfect for staying plugged into your world while you're out and about.

Tuesday, June 04, 2024

Standard Chartered Races Ahead with the Continuation of the Marathon Partnership


SINGAPORE, 3 June 2024 – The Standard Chartered Singapore Marathon (SCSM) is set to return on 29 November to 1 December 2024, with Standard Chartered (the Bank) renewing its commitment to Singapore’s marquee running event.

Monday, June 03, 2024

Bond over Sports with Dad: Score Big with Under Armour This Father’s Day and Beyond

As Father’s Day approaches, celebrate by teaming up with dad for a game of sports. Strengthen your bond and boost your overall fitness with Under Armour's latest collections. Discover how Under Armour can enhance your performance and deepen your connection with dad making this Father’s Day truly special. 

Beyond Father’s Day, continue to build bonds and camaraderie with your dad through shared activities with Under Armour. 

Sunday, June 02, 2024

4 Wellness Tech Father’s Day Gifts for Every Cool Dad Courtesy of Garmin

Finding the perfect gift for your dad can often feel like a daunting task, especially when he seems to have everything he needs. As the head of the family, dads often prioritise the needs of others and may overlook caring for his own health. This Father’s Day, instead of opting for traditional gifts like t-shirts or ties, why not surprise him with a heartfelt gesture that shows your love and appreciation for his well-being. Your choice of gift speaks volumes, so choose something he can carry with him wherever he goes as a constant reminder of your care.

Whether your dad is a running enthusiast, a golf aficionado, an outdoor adventurer, or simply appreciates the finer things in life, Garmin has the perfect solution with their latest line of wearables. Here are four standout watches that seamlessly blend style with functionality, offering a timeless gift that he will cherish for years to come.

Saturday, June 01, 2024

High-Speed Chases & Chilled Thrills: Red Bull Fuels Petronas Sprinta Yamaha & Launches New Drink


Sepang, 31 May 2024 – As part of the brand’s efforts to develop grassroot talents and celebrate motorcycle racing, Red Bull Malaysia (Red Bull), the No.1 energy drink brand in the nation, has announced its sponsorship for the PETRONAS Sprinta Yamaha Racing Teams at PETRONAS Sepang International Circuit.

Friday, May 31, 2024

lululemon Invites Malaysians to Get Into It with Store Opening and Community Event


Kuala Lumpur, 31 May 2024 – lululemon, technical athletic apparel, footwear and accessories company for yoga, running, training is thrilled to announce its expansion in Malaysia with the store opening at The Gardens Mall on June 13, 2024. This marks lululemon’s latest addition to its continued international expansion and commitment to fostering community as well as encouraging Malaysians to embark their first step on their fitness and wellbeing journeys.

Anti-doping: UTMB Group Strengthens its Commitment to Clean Trail-running

 
As a long-standing promoter of clean and ethical trail running, UTMB Group believes in the need for a robust anti-doping policy to support the growth of the sport and guarantee the integrity and transparency of the competition. In 2024 the company is strengthening its commitment and investing a minimum of 100,000 Euros in close collaboration with the International Testing Agency (ITA), an independent organisation and expert in the fight against doping.

Thursday, May 30, 2024

Hoops, Health, and Community Spirit: Sun Life Malaysia Brings New Life to Kuala Ampang Basketball Court


Kuala Lumpur, 27 May 2024 - Sun Life Malaysia, a life insurance and family takaful provider, in collaboration with Beyond Sport, a global organisation for social change through sports, unveiled the fresh new look of Kuala Ampang Basketball Court in Ampang, Kuala Lumpur, with the goal of fostering active lives and bringing more joys to local youths. This court project is part of the regional CAD $1 Million Hoops+Health programme, by Sun Life and Beyond Sport, to encourage physical activity and promote healthier lifestyles through basketball. 

Wednesday, May 29, 2024

1,000km, 12 Days, 1 Woman: Natalie Dau Aims for Guinness World Record for the Fastest Crossing of Peninsular Malaysia on Foot


Malaysia, May 28, 2024 – Natalie Dau, ASICS athlete and nine-time ultramarathon champion, is set to embark on Project 1000, a groundbreaking solo run spanning 1,000km across Thailand, Malaysia, and Singapore. At 52 years, Natalie aims to inspire others with her remarkable feat, demonstrating the power of perseverance, determination, and the importance of female representation in the world of endurance sports.

Monday, May 27, 2024

Running and Revelry: My Hat Yai Marathon Adventure (10K Edition)


Sawasdee krub!!! Just got back from an epic trip to Hat Yai, Thailand for the marathon, and let me tell you, it was an incredible mix of pushing my limits on the course and indulging in some amazing Southern Thai eats.

Thursday, May 23, 2024

MALAYSIA ULTRA-TRAIL BY UTMB to bring the Trail Running World to the Jungles of MALAYSIA


Chamonix (France) – 23 May 2024. Malaysia Ultra-Trail™ by UTMB®, formerly known as the Malaysian Mountain Trail Festival, has joined the UTMB World Series and is set to welcome runners from around the world to Taiping and the incredible jungles of northwest Malaysia. The 2024 event will take place from 15- 17 November, with entries opening for UTMB Index holders on 4 June while general registration opens to all runners on 6 June.