October 31, 2011: We are now Seven Billion!

The United Nations (UN) has estimated that today, October 31, 2011, the world’s population has reached seven billion people.  That’s 7,000,000,000!  Of course, this figure has some margins of error as nobody can really tell the exact population of each country in the world.  For your reference, the Philippines is estimated to have a population…

Costume Crisis

Halloween is almost here, one of the “newest” and most enjoyable western tradition assimilated with our own. For kids, it’s much ado about the “trick-or-treat”-ing, but for the kids at heart, it’s about the costumes and parties! It’s fun just thinking about it, but I have a problem–I don’t have a costume yet!

The First adidas King of the Road Southeast Asia Championship Recap

The first ever adidas King of the Road (KOTR) Southeast Asia Championship had just concluded in Bonifacio Global City, Metro Manila, Philippines, and I’d say it’s the most “international” race I’ve experienced in the Philippines so far.  Here’s my recap on this outstanding race:

Nike, We Ran Manila!

My first and longest race in more than two months, Nike We Run Manila surely gave me a lot to think about when it comes to my future long distance races.  It was a lot of fun, but it wasn’t as easy as I originally thought it would be!