Not everybody wants to look like a fitness freak – the Soleus Thrive lets David Khoo stealthily keep tabs on his workout
These days, fitness often takes a back-seat to fitness fashion, especially with so much gear these days devoted to the task of conspicuous activity – after all, to some people, it’s far easier to look like you work out than well, actually working out.
Sabrina Lee meets Christian “The Iceman” Redl, the first human to freedive in the North Pole with the Edox Hydro-Sub North Pole Edition, the first watch designed specifically for icy waters
“Iceman” Christian Redl started freediving after being inspired by the cult classic film Le Grande Blue directed by Luc Besson. In the film, a handsome diver who faces fierce competition in the world of freediving, where divers compete to see who can descend to the furthest depths of the sea with no equipment other than their own courage and determination. Born in 1976, Redl started freediving at the age of 20. By 1998, he had accomplished his first national record at the Freediving World Championships in Sardinia, Italy. He later went on to set a total of nine world records including five for the discipline of apnea freediving under ice.
Porsche Asia Pacific and its importers in the region have joined forces to raise funds for the SportCares charity – a foundation that passionately works to improve the lives of underprivileged children, at-risk youth, needy seniors and members of community with disabilities – through the auction of a 1:1 replica of the Porsche 919 Hybrid race-car, of which three 919 Hybrid race teams will be competing in this year's 24 Hours of Le Mans.
If you get your kicks off-roading through a jungle, these items will make your trek a little easier.
Bob Potts’ flair for mechanics brings his works of art to life
Who says grown-ups have to be the only ones to enjoy the thrills of driving or riding?