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Participants at the Gold Coast Airport Marathon, which is popular with runners due to its cool weather and fast, flat course. Photo: Tourism & Events Queensland
Korea Tourism Organization and Dynasty Travel are working together to provide packages to the Chuncheon Marathon this year. Photo: Korea Tourism Organization/Dynasty Travel
Catherine New (back row, second from left) with the group of Singaporean runners at the Kumamoto Castle Marathon this February. Photo: Crest Travel & Tours

Marathons gain traction in sports vacations

August 22
More Singaporeans signing up for travel packages that include running a marathon

Sailors get day off after all

NANJING – All week long, the Jinniu Lake has been plagued with less-than-ideal conditions, and yesterday, competition was called off due to light winds, giving Singapore’s...

Teh’s silver sign-off

Teh’s silver sign-off

NANJING — She may have missed out on a medal during her individual event but yesterday, shooter Teh Xiu Yi made sure she will leave Nanjing with a Youth Olympic Games (YOG) medal.

The selfie Games

The selfie Games

NANJING — International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach had urged the young athletes to send a message of friendship to the world when the 2014 Nanjing Youth Olympic...

Sailors stay in medal positions

SINGAPORE — Singapore’s Bernie Chin leads the men’s Byte CII competition at the 2014 Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing after chalking up three top-five finishes in the three races...

Phelps at home down under

Phelps at home down under

SOUTHPORT — Michael Phelps is used to a circus. So when he arrived at the Gold Coast Aquatic Centre and saw that the 10-lane 50-metre racing pool was filling with competitors...

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