Martyn Ashton's "Bike Party" | Video

Having second thoughts about carbon bike frame strength? Check out this video and see how much abuse a good frame can withstand! An amazing display of handling skills, and major cojones! The song in the video is the anthemic “Sometimes” by Sound of Guns which is a pretty good contrast to the more unorthodox riding style of Martyn Ashton. Get out and ride! Seen on: http://raceyourself.ph/2013/01/27/martyn-ashton-road-bike-party/

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Berocca In Boracay | Beach Bound!

I love the beach, I mean, I really enjoy the sun, sand and the ocean breeze and taking photos of something other than cityscapes and urban staples. I wasn’t sure though if I would be able to squeeze in a trip to Boracay considering the hectic schedule as of late. But lady luck shined pretty bright on this sun-starved individual and I was off to the famed island care of Berocca Performance! Rainbow as seen from the top, always a good sign! How’s that for a powdery white sand and turquoise blue water greeting? I’m super lucky to have been …

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Appetite Wars! Showing tomorrow!

The premiere episode of Appetite Wars is going to be shown tomorrow on 2nd avenue, May 20, Monday at 6pm! Here’s a little teaser to give you guys an idea of what’s going to happen! The show is hosted by yours truly, and Victor Aliwalaswith Appetite’s editor-in-chief, Nina Daza-Puyat and food editor, Migs Borja-YambaoPremieres May 20, 2013, Monday, 6PMwith replays on Sunday, 1PMon 2nd Avenue

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Casa Lapo | Architecture

Lapo Elkann, the New York born Italian’s name in 1977’s name is synonymous with sports cars, bespoke suits with a little more flair than usual, beautiful women and camouflage transportation. The impulsive, never surrender’d tattooed individual is also the designer behind the innovative brand Italia Independent which strikes me as a sort of extension to his massive closet, and creative impulses. It doesn’t surprise me that when the fast living Fiat heir rests his hat, he prefers a contrast to the busyness and excess he deals with from day to day. The open plan devoid of any structure illicits a calm …

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