Peak Korzhenevskaya -7105m (2016)

  Peak Korzhenevskaya was a peak in which I had no idea how to pronounce. In fact, I still have a hard time telling people that I can attempted this peak in 2016. This expedition was my training trip for Mount Everest, which I planned since 2015 Nov after I had summited Lenin Peak. You … Continue reading Peak Korzhenevskaya -7105m (2016)

Everest For Cancer 2017

Hi Friends and Family and members of the public. Thank you for your support on my blog thus far. I truly appreciate the support that I have received through the years. It is time for me to move on to one of my biggest projects so far and it thrills me to be the first … Continue reading Everest For Cancer 2017

Mount Kinabalu (4095m) January 2015

Mount Kinabalu is known as the highest peak in South East Asia (SEA). It is situated in Kinabalu in Sabah, Malaysia. However, in recent years, Khakaborazi in Myanmar has become very popular with people and it is now actually the highest peak in SEA. Nonetheless, many people still flock to Sabah to climb Mount Kinabalu … Continue reading Mount Kinabalu (4095m) January 2015

Mount Rinjani Trek (3726m) – August 2014

Gunung Rinjani or better known as Mount Rinjani is the second highest volcano in Indonesia. It is one of the most beautiful treks to do in the region (in my perspective) and definitely one summit that is worth to go. To get to Rinjani, one must first take a flight to Lombok directly or to … Continue reading Mount Rinjani Trek (3726m) – August 2014

Mera Peak Winter Climb

Mera Peak was a mountain that I had planned to ascend since December 2013 when I actually felt that I wanted a challenge that was within my ability but as the same time, would have given me a tough climb. After leading the Stok Kangri expedition in Ladakh in June 2014, I decided that this … Continue reading Mera Peak Winter Climb

Climbing Stok Kangri (6153m)

Stok Kangri was a peak, which I tried last year without any support from guides, ponies or donkeyman except for one day. I had tried, failed and was ready to attempt it once more. This year, my team and I called Team Stok-ed, went to climb this peak in the Indian Himalayas. Ladakh is a … Continue reading Climbing Stok Kangri (6153m)

Nepal Winter Mountain Marathon – Pisang Peak 6091 metres

After Yala Peak, I awaited for Samie Vu to arrive from Singapore. Having just finished Yala Peak, Norman and I took time to rest thoroughly, having good massages and proper food in Kathmandu. On the 22nd of December, the time woukd come for us to take a mini jeep directly to Chame. It took about … Continue reading Nepal Winter Mountain Marathon – Pisang Peak 6091 metres

Welcome to Ladakh!

Ladakh is a beautiful country, with the main selling points as the scenic landscape as well the humbling atmosphere portrayed by the ladakh people. We had initially planned to do two climbs; Kang Yatse II as well as Stok Kangri. Stok was supposed to be a warm up for me and Cloud and then when … Continue reading Welcome to Ladakh!

Climbing Kang Yatse 2013 Preparation – Safra Avventura 2013

(All the photos on this post were taken by Mr Tan Kay Hian and SAFRA Officials) Part of my training regime for the ascent of Kang Yatse in July in 2013 this year was to take part in Singapore's Annual Safra Avventura. It is an annual adventure race which constitutes many elements of adventure sports … Continue reading Climbing Kang Yatse 2013 Preparation – Safra Avventura 2013