Aviva 70.3 Ironman Singapore

Aviva 70.3 Ironman Singapore

Marathon route and spectator pathways

Marathon route and spectator pathways
A full day of rain again. took the chance to check the drainage, check the broken bridges and to-be-fixed marathon route.  

Rain Out Day

Rain Out Day
today is another typical day where passing rain, heavy 15-30mins of rain every 1hr, interrupt any kind of trail build. We took the chance to carve out backslopes and outslopes at the valley, work is simply interrupted but we fought on.  

Surviving the weather

Surviving the weather
  The canvas coverall are in! The crew took the afternoon to cover the BMX track, just in time for one heavy load of rain to pour when the last peg is planted. One lucky move we’ve there. We let the rain pour the track before venturing deep into the BMX track for some drainage ...

Post Tom-Nino

Post Tom-Nino
The Hottest day of the past 7 days! Tom arrived with a nice rain to cool the construction (thanks Tom!), and we are back to burning hot weather just after he left. The fillers crew continue to fill straight 3 and some part of straight 2. we figured we will do what we could but ...

BMX Day 6

BMX Day 6
Last Day for BMX Build Phase 1 With straight way 2 pre-dumped, we’ve Tom on the cat and another excavator helping with the  jumps shaping at straight way 2 The filler crew of 6 men still at the massive first table top when Tom started straight way 4 and later straight way 3. the small ...

BMX Day 5

BMX Day 5
With most of the structures shaped and straight away 1 and 2 foundation laid, we took the chance today to create some of the jumps. Dry soil is key to good compaction, and we are certain of that when we extract the rolled surface again and again just to air it.         ...

BMX Day 4

BMX Day 4
A Sunday morning work day. soil sites are dryer after the heavy downpour around Singapore yesterday. We spent a some times  auditing the right soil for the day, and the soil kept flowing in nicely to finish turn 1,2,3 and the straightaway 1. the main central earth drain system is readied by the end of ...

BMX Day 3

BMX Day 3
The track 4 big features are finally in place. We were hunting for good soil all morning, to make sure the right dampness of soil and consistency arrive on site. and the build accelerate once we hit the right process in filtering the soil from the wet one. the lunch time shower wet the site ...

BMX Day 2

BMX Day 2
Objectives : – clean up the start hill – Compact and shape Turn 1 – Pile up Turn 2 – Stockpile Turn 3 We started the day early as usual, with me and Tom taking the coordination and build of the BMX section, while Jason continue to lead the team of workers at the mountain ...