Audax East Java 2013

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Though I can’t decide what is a better headline — the one I used or “This Is as Close to Feeling Like a Pro Rider As You Can Get”, “Did I Die and Go to Cycling Heaven”, or “With BMW as a Main Sponsor You Know It’s Gonna Be Good” – what I can tell […]

Fraser Hill & Genting

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By the Queen’s order, I was to share my story…. and I am happy to do so. Thank you Joyce and the rest of the organizers for planning and executing a fantastic cycling trip.  It was truly a wonderful experience for me and I am sure for many riders as well. There were a lot of […]

Hari Raya Gathering

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We had 43 people for our first HARI RAYA gathering STARRING Lady G Gina and Mohd Nurfiegri on FIRE in their awesome Malay costume which help gives the Hari Raya feeling! We did a special opening prayer for Gina’s mother who is in hospital and hope situation will improve.  With that we acknowledged all the […]

Desaru Trip

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We had an amazing (is that the word I’m looking for?) ride to Desaru on Sunday. Rode down to Changi Point from Mt Sophia with James and Jerome, picking up Bertram along the way. It was great speeding through the centre of the city in the dark at 5.30 in the morning when no one […]

Tour De QianDongNan

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Sat Sept 28 – The Shanghai Welcome! Joshua’s way of welcoming u to Shanghai is.. ‘Come try out this bike!’ Thanks to JoyRider, Selina Boey who is based in Shanghai, she kindly loan me her cyclocross while Joshua helped me get the mountain bike shoes and new cleats. After much effort and failed terribly to clip in, we changed […]

Poch’s Farewell Ride

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FRIDAY, July 19      It was still very dark early Friday morning when black-clad silhouettes silently started to show up outside a condo on Newton road.  Not a word was spoken as the figures in black shirts quietly assembled.  No, this was not a group of ninja assassins gathering for an assault.  Closer inspection of […]

Batam 6 Bridges Race

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Batam 6 Bridges – Tour de Barelang Road Race (120 km) – Sat. 25th May 2013 Compelled by the prospect of racing for 120 km with 2000m of ups and down, a contingent of 14 Joyriders answered the call to action for the assault on Batam’s Six Bridges – Tour de Barelang (first race event […]