Posts in #gotheextramile
The ironman behind iflix

Family man, triathlete, businessman; these are some of the hats Azran Osman-Rani wear on a day-to-day basis. In case the name doesn’t ring a bell, Azran is CEO of iflix Malaysia with a strong and powerful zest for purposeful living. His first love was for Ultimate Frisbee during his Stanford University days when his team was ranked number one amongst the west coast states.

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Stretching capacities: it's more than a class

Consultant at Ernst & Young by day, and yoga guru by night, Shidah Mohamed’s passion for yoga began by accident after she was dragged by a friend to her first yoga class. Ten years on and she is determined that her contributions as co-founder at YogaOneThatIWant (YOTIW) will ultimately advance the community of yoga participants throughout Malaysia one small step at a time.

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Beyond the routine

If you’re a 90’s kid, then you probably would have remembered watching a sixteen year old Carolyn Au-Yong receiving the gold and bronze medals for Malaysia’s triumph in rhythmic gymnastics at the 1998 Commonwealth Games. Eighteen years have past since then and Carolyn has long retired from competitive gymnastics, but the art of the sport still runs strong in her blood.

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Playing above the rim: building communities through sports

Born in China and raised around the world, Rezhan Majid has had his fair share of cultural exposure from a very young age - sports being one of the major attributes. His first attempt at a game of basketball began at eight years old and from that, friendships were formed and the love of the sport began.

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Shifting cages : From the office desk to the fighting ring

He describes himself as “a bit of a geek” but we see him as anything but. Also known as The Hound, Nik Harris is no newbie in the world of mixed martial arts. The charming 27 year old is ranked one of the top four middleweight fighters in Southeast Asia who has represented Malaysia at international arenas more than once and holds an impressive fight record under his belt.

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