Author: Dan Tan

#TOGO817: The Story of the Most Well-Traveled Veteran

Jeremy Yeo came in at an unexpected time to clinch the “Most Well-Traveled” title in the recently-ended #TOGO817 km challenge. What was a pleasant surprise was the Vert foldable bike he’d won, courtesy of Bicycle SG. The 34-year old Regional IT Business Partner/Systems Administrator of IXIA Pte Ltd had combined his work trips with his cycling endeavors to claim the veteran biker-traveler’s title, even though he expressed that he’d won “because of circumstances rather than wanting”.

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Ease Your Rides with the Oyama Pro Dazzle-M990HD Folding Bike From Woop+

With 50 years of bike manufacturing experience under its belt, Oyama is certainly worth your buck. The Oyama Pro Dazzle-M990HD is designed for compact foldable action: it sports a 20” Alloy Frame with LM3 joint foldable in the centre of the stem with a Spherical Rolling (SR) joint. Its size when folded is a mere L 84 cm x W 36 cm x H 62 cm to conveniently tuck in a small corner of your home or office. A clean white frame with the “Oyama” brand printed on, neatly complements its black componentry.

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This Hungry Ghost Festival: 5 Nighttime Trails to Spook You

Not everyone is fond of a true blue ghost story. Heck, it took me 3 months on average to forget a really scary horror movie like Dark Waters. Chicken feet to some, such as a friend who’s a hardcore fan of horror, but pure pee-inducing to the layman not used to getting cold feet. This Hungry Ghost Festival, you’ve bore witness to countless paper-burning rituals. Probably participated in a few yourself. For the cycling enthusiast, this means discovering the local (hidden) haunted trails and then seeking to conquer them – all in the dead of night. After all, past paper-burning, what’s more exciting and scarier than… experience? Here are five spooky (night) trails intended to at least raise the hair on your arms – if they won’t take the wind out of your breath.

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#TOGO817: This Hardy Nose Cancer Survivor Wins 6th Elite Finisher and Tells His Story

A chemical engineer, John’s presence was strong and energetic, passing off my questions with the air of a man at ease with the world and himself. However, this was not always the case for the cycling veteran, who was diagnosed with nose cancer in 2005. On 19 Oct, 2005, John bled through his nose. The excessive amount of blood shocked him; shortly after the hospital checkup, he was diagnosed with stage one nose cancer.

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