Showing posts from February, 2013

GDS Gifts Exchange Party

We are party people!! Chief decided to continue gifts exchange event again with "Sports" as the theme for this year. I wore cycling attire and brought my folding bike as a prop. We had good food, some games and of course the gifts exchange ceremony. I got a best selling book of Ben Fogle about his accidental adventures around the world.

Gong Xi Fa Cai Celcom Style

No yee sang, no yumseng, no makan, but we have chingay and lion dance. Celcom gave away the money to orphans for their education instead of using it for bigger CNY celebration. May snake year brings more wealth to our company. Happy Chinese New Year!!

Melawati 10km Run

Normally, I refused to sign-up 10km race if the race venue is more than 10km away from my home. But this one with exception because it was held behind my backyard. So, I decided to give it a support because I believe it will be a memorable one and furthermore it was sponsored by a giant conglomerate Sime Darby.  The route around Taman Melawati is very scenic route but that's the only good thing I can share here. Actually, I'm very disappointed with the organizer. They provided two water stations, but only one functioning properly which is 500m before the finish line. The race was under distance, only 8.2km. Therefore, this is the most expensive local race per kilometer I ever participated. The race fee is RM53. That means, I paid RM6.50 for every kilometer. What did I get?? Just a t-shirt and a medal, not event timing chip. MPAJ helped with the race venue, 100Plus sponsored isotonic drink, Nestle sponsored Milo & cereal breakfast but I'm not sure what is the main spon…