GOTTONG 3: Final Result

For the third time I participated on Golf Triathlon (GOTTONG). The event was held on Karawaci, involving 27 km of cycling leg, 5 km of running leg and 18 holes of golf. ⁣⁣I was not as prepared physically as the previous GOTTONG, given the relatively lack of exercise in the past few months (Ramadhan and…

GOTTONG 3: Breakaway for Show, Run for the Money, and Putt for Dough

Sekitar 1 km sebelum finish cycling leg, saya memutuskan untuk melakukan breakaway. Aksi melepaskan diri dari peloton dan melesat sendirian. Layaknya pembalap pro di Grand Tour, aksi breakaway saya diikuti beberapa cyclists lain di peloton saya. Walaupun pada akhirnya saya berhasil finish lebih dulu dari teman-teman satu peloton. Karena memang saya conserve energy dengan nggandol…

Vesak Day Ancol Ride

Took opportunity of Vesak’s public holiday by easy cycling ride at Ancol theme park Jakarta. Ubai and Rosa joined me and Elok for the ride. We came quite early, around 6 am, which gave us a nice weather, and relatively empty park to cycle around. We capped off the morning with a nice breakfast at…

Bawa Road Bike Naik MRT, Langsung Gowes Tarkam 15K

Sejak akhir Maret lalu, sepeda non lipat sudah bisa dibawa naik MRT Jakarta. Menanggapi banyak permintaan dari komunitas bike to work, Pemprov Jakarta menanggapi dengan serius. Walaupun dengan beberapa keterbatasan. Stasiun yang bisa digunakan untuk naik dan turun dengan sepeda non lipat hanya tiga: Lebak Bulus, Blok M, dan Bundaran HI. Waktunya pun tidak boleh…

Pro Cycling Photos Phenomenon

I’m not sure if this phenomenon also happens in your city. In city I live, Jakarta, Indonesia, there are now many photographers who capture the cycling craze. They’re waiting in certain spots in favorite cycling loop or segments in the city. Within hours they upload the pics on their Instagram accournt. With big watermarks. If…