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Test drinks and food
18-May-2014 03:09:01 AM [(GMT+08:00) Beijing, Chongqing, Hong Kong, Urumqi]

In May, I had 3 hike practices during the weekend, 1 on coming weekend. I tried a back to back hike training- one for 18 Km and another one for 15 Km. These are not long ones but with good amount of stairs and I carried with weight. Legs are fine. In June, I'm planning for an overnight hike practice and do more weight training. Today I tried Nuun tablets. At first, it tastes quite well. But near the end of the practice, my stomach started to have some reaction and needed to rush to the toilet. I guess I don't get used to drinking liquids with gas. I'll try with Pepetium next time to see if I'll have any reaction. Poccari Sweat is the safest to me. Need to try to Recoverite soon too. Food trial is in progress. I think I'll go with Alpchef and RTP minced rice, and miso soup, tomato soup. I wonder what kind of breakfast is good to consider? I'm afraid that just having Oat meal in the morning will make me starve fairly quick.
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01-May-2014 04:30:41 AM [(GMT+08:00) Beijing, Chongqing, Hong Kong, Urumqi]

I've chosen HK Cancer Fund- Breast Cancer Care Services as my charity organization for this race. Please support me at http://www.cancer-fund.org/diy/view.aspx?pid=81&lang=EN Hope more patients and families can benefit from this service.
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I"ve worked for Four Seasons Hotel Hong Kong for 8 years, rotating from different departments and land on Human Resources field within the hotel. I enjoy working in the hospitality industry as you get to meet lots of interesting people. We get to travel to stay at other FS properties to taste the experience as a guest. So we learn to "treat others as you would like to be treated". I studied Hospitality and Tourism Management in Toronto.

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For a new challenge and to learn more about
myself, test my limits and tolerant.

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