Compressport TMBT Ultra-Trail Marathon in Sabah

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Are you a Marathon runner? Compressport TMBT Ultra-Trail Marathon in Sabah may be one activity that may interests you for next year. The recent 2017 event was organized by Borneo Ultra Trails Sdn Bhd on Saturday and Sunday, 16-17 September 2017. The TMBT is Malaysia’s oldest Ultra-Trail Marathon with the inaugural race held in 2011. TMBT stands for “The Most Beautiful Thing”, and makes reference to the iconic Mount Kinabalu, which at the height of 4095 m is one of Southeast Asia’s highest peak and …

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What Shoes to Wear to climb up Mount Kinabalu

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Mount Kinabalu is a 4,095 meter high from above sea level. It is ranked as the 20th highest mountain in the world. When going up for a climbing expedition to the mountain top, we tend to ask ourselves questions like “What shoes must I wear…” “Will it be safe…” “How long will the shoe last…” and so on. If this is your first time and wants to make it into a great success, then here is your answer to it. …

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My Mount Kinabalu Sabah Travel Story

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I went on a journey to climb Mount Kinabalu in Sabah sometime last year. Needless to say, it was a really interesting experience for me and for the group that went with me. I spent a couple of days in Kinabalu Park, one of Sabah’s biggest national parks, during my Mount Kinabalu climb. As you commonly know, Kinabalu Park is surrounded by world-famous Mount Kinabalu around the height of 4095 metres. Tourists to Sabah would flock to Kinabalu Park to …

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Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Awareness Through Mount Kinabalu Expedition on 24 August 2012

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Coalition Duchenne will be organising a Duchenne muscular dystrophy awareness campaign expedition to Mount Kinabalu Sabah on the 24th of August 2012. There will be 60 international climbers participating in the expedition. This expedition is a part of a global Duchenne muscular dystrophy awareness campaign. The climbing expedition will be the group’s second global event in raising Duchenne muscular dystrophy awareness. The group’s first expedition to climb Mount Kinabalu was on the 9th of September 2011 where 35 climbers scaled the …

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Three days of leisure, adventure and pleasure on Mount Kinabalu

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Spend three days for a trip to climb Mount Kinabalu, and you will have the great opportunity to first, enjoy a leisurely time, then the quest of Mount Kinabalu climb, and finally capping it all with the delight of seeing the sunrise from the peak of the 4,095-metre high mountain. To climb Mount Kinabalu, one would not only get the self-satisfaction of completing Mount Kinabalu climb, but also would be able to witness the marvelous flora and fauna in the …

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Is Body Rafting Possible on Kiulu River, Sabah

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So I was told that white water rafting on the Kiulu river in Sabah graded as Class I to II, was gentle and safe enough for young children aged 5 onwards, to the elderly, aged 65.  Eventhough I am not a good swimmer, I want to give it a try and challenge myself. Afterall, isn’t this what you call an adventure? Thus, I figured it would be a piece of cake for a beginner like me and my family. The …

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