What did I learn from an Ironman race? (Part I- You are not alone)

I did my first Ironman 70.3 (ironman.com) in my life on 26 November 2017. I swam 1.9km, rode 90km and then ran a half marathon 21km. I finished the race in 6 hrs, 24 mins and 59 seconds. My result was not super great, but I am proud of it; very proud of it! I … Continue reading What did I learn from an Ironman race? (Part I- You are not alone)

Time to reflect before 2017 finishes

  It's Christmas Eve today while I'm writing this blog. Kids are busy with Mom making biscuts for Santa and his crew to eat when they deliver kids' presents tonight. I'm sitting in the lounge with a beer reflecting what I've achieved in 2017. Life couldn't be any better than this. ^_^ In short, I'm … Continue reading Time to reflect before 2017 finishes

What’s the difference between 74.9 and 75.1?

I was finishing my Bachelor's degree and I was considering to do a Master's degree when I was 22. There were two options to do a Master's degree at my uni at that time: one was a 'free ride', if my undergrad overall academic ranking was within top 5% band of the graduation class; the … Continue reading What’s the difference between 74.9 and 75.1?