Rapha Women’s 100 2014 (malaysia)

Women in Malaysia / KL took part in this global event – #Womens100. Kudos to Rapha on organising such a successful event online! Its amazing to see how independent events like this can happen globally. So on July 20th 2014, Malaysian time 7am, we gathered at Kota Kemuning McDonald’s Drive Thru. The route that we…

Selangor Exco & MBPJ meets Cycling Commuters

On November 17th 2013, Cycling Kuala Lumpur, Bicycle Map Project organized a 10km ride around Petaling Jaya with Selangor state Exco (Elizabeth Wong) & MBPJ (Norsham, Aswadi & Suzana) to survey and to exchange views with town planning and urban developments on real road & traffic conditions. About 25 cyclists and bike commuters turned up on…

Weekend idea – Go paragliding

For those who wants an extra punch to your weekend, heres an idea: MAKE AN APPOINTMENT with Captain Ikhwan & Kak Orkid to paraglide. CYCLE from Klang to Jugra PARAGLIDE CYCLE back to Klang * * * PARAGLIDING Captain Ikhwan (trained & certified in New Zealand)  and wife Kak Orkid were the very first few…

Ipoh Fun Ride 2013

In conjunction with Malaysia Day , MICA has organized a 50km ride around Ipoh on Sept 15th 2013, estimating a turnup of about 2000 riders. Registration fee was RM60 which includes goodie bag consisting of jersey + sleeves (for women only), cheap plastic sunglasses, registration number, biscuits and other little sampling products. Wasnt too sure if…

1st timer packing for bike tour

Our very first experience with cycle tour. Packing for 2 days in town + 2 full days cycling (total 4 days) in Taiwan.  Weather expected to be between 16 degrees – 23 degrees (with rain) What i brought and what i reckon could be reduced! Osprey Manta 25 backpack (with reservoir) Sleeping bag Taiwan motels are…

Cycling Taiwan – Day 2 of 2 (70km)

After a tiring first day, we decided to relax a little on day 2 by heading out and hitting the road at 7.45am. After cycling for about 15mins, it started drizzling and strong winds coming our direction (as we were riding along the coastal and higher above ground). We found a shelter (grocery shop) to…