Category Archives: Singapore 12/18

Marathon Recap + Pro Photos

As I am still digesting all the impressions and emotions from this spectacular event, a nice link to all the pretty ‘pro’ photos appears in my inbox! I think what makes them very ‘pro’ is that they somehow managed to … Continue reading

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One last Singapore Sunset!

It’s time to go back home and here is a sweet sunset shot taken from Changi Airport’s butterfly garden! Ride to the airport by bus was easy, no issues at check in, ample time to explore the food options (plenty … Continue reading

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More noodles

In my ongoing search for more noodle-y goodness, I was tempted at pretty much every corner, so many choices! ¬†And here is what else I got over the course of the long weekend: Saturday night: Spicy Pork Pho @ PhoStreet. … Continue reading

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Up & Down Orchard Street

What to do the morning after a full marathon? Well, I actually kinda ‘slept in’, so, no 4AM wake up call. Got up around 7, felt that my muscles were medium sore, and in my book the best remedy is … Continue reading

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I finished (AND survived!) #SCSM2018 !!!

Yes, somehow I made it. Thanks to the lovely weather it turned out way more brutal than expected, especially those last 10km. This just a funky collage of my own photos, there are supposed to be many more professional pics … Continue reading

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Nasi Padang with ‘strangers’

Even before my 2015 trip to Singapore, I had joined a local foodie FB group and over time received many helpful tips on where and what to eat. I never left that group, so when time came around again, I … Continue reading

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Gooooood Morning Singapore!

No running today, but lots of walking. Singapore’s landmarks make for some very pretty tiny planet pics.

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24h noodles!

Important for long distance running is proper nutrition, and one of the better known secrets is ‘carb-loading’, getting your body to store as much glycogen as possible before the actual event (and not just the day before, ideally the 2-3 … Continue reading

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Last training run / getting over jet lag.

Since the race on Sunday starts early at 4:30AM, to beat the heat, I had planned to get out very early today as well, to get over the time difference of 2.5h and to get a feel for the last … Continue reading

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Off to Singapore!

It has been a very long time that I travelled without any of my dear family people. But this time I am just going for a long weekend to Singapore to run my very first full marathon! Flight was smooth, … Continue reading

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