2XU Compression Run 2013 and My Rebirth

Have you ever seen the potential of all your efforts coming true?  I have.  Last year I started this blog to chronicle my journey.  I, unfortunately, got sidetracked for the last few months of 2012.

That was 2012.  2013 is a totally different story.  When the new year came I was ready to be a new me.  My version 2.0 if you will.  I started working out again.  Started doing some jogging and brisk walking around my neighbourhood.  I started the year at 242 lbs and now I am at 222 lbs.  Not bad in my book.  This year will be different.  I may encounter some walls but I will find a way to break it down or go around it.

Anyway, last Sunday my friends joined the 2XU Compression Run 2013 here in Singapore.  It’s one of the races that will benefit cancer research.  Below are the pictures I took of the race.

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My Hobby – Sports Photography

Before I began running this year I’ve been doing something else for the past two or three years now.

I sometimes spend my free times doing photography.  I’m trying to learn it but so far I have been unable to take any classes.  Right now my way of learning it is through self study, reading some books, and viewing YouTube videos of photography how-to’s.

One of my fave forms of photography is sports photography.  Looking at the work of the professionals, you can see real emotions in sports photography.  The cliche “thrill of victory, agony of defeat” is very evident in the pictures.

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