After our Davao race last December 1, we flew back to Doha on December 3. And without enough sleep, landing at midnight... I waited for our early morning training in preparation for the Qatar Winter Dragon Boat Festival, which was held last December 7. I haven't completely moved on, or I would say not even … Continue reading Winter Race
During the course of my training, one of the many good reasons why being in FitQ is just the best, the group announced that Sharq Village and Spa has generously offered to make their beach open for athletes. We used this chance to train in the open water on Saturday mornings as a group. Training in … Continue reading 1000m Swim For A Cause @ Sharq Village and Spa
And not only that! I finished!!! It doesn't end there, I did it on my birthday!!! (+++Fun) Pre-Race Day It's important for first-timers to make a list of all the race essentials prior to the race day. It's only normal to feel jitters and feel sick to your stomach (please say it is or then … Continue reading I Tri-ed for the First Time!
Exactly this time last year, I was with my diving group chilling after my open water class. I was chatting with this person ♡ ( who has now become an integral part of my life) because I knew how much he was involved in triathlon. I expressed my interest and curiosity to the sports and … Continue reading 7 Questions with Reden Garcia, Last Man Standing, Ironman 70.3 Davao Finisher
We have a different way of celebrating despedidas For some it would be chill drinking or dressing up for dinners, but for Buhangin Divers there is no better way to celebrate friendship and sending off people to a journey with uncertainties yet filled with hope than a dive! Despedida + Dive = Despedidive ❤ Let’s … Continue reading Despedidive # 2: Jajaboom, See You Soon!
This is a form of constructive criticism and a bad experience doesn't really tell all for a person who would consider trying it in the future. But this is how it went for us. Let's first have a recap of what I, along with my experienced diver friends signed up for: Let's make a check … Continue reading Review: LIVEABOARD by Adventure Sports
I could have chosen a better featured image but this was the only photo with the people I spent most of the night with. Excuse all the mess I made but Jumbogurl ain't sober that night haha! After the race last March, I had time to put myself out there again. Though I didn't know … Continue reading Backyard