We have just been informed of the passing of one of the ex-KL Penguin Runners, Brother Tan Chee Wee, who passed away this morning in his house on Tuesday, 9 August 2011.
Let us join in expressing our deepest sympathies and condolences to members of his family on their sad loss.
He left behind his beloved wife and three young children.
The funeral wake will be at his house in the hometown of Sungei Pelek.
Note: Sungai Pelek is located near to Bagan Lalang beach and Golden Coast Sepang, in the district of Sepang in Selangor
By Anonymous: It is with deep regret that I share that Tan Chee Wee has passed away suddenly today, August 9, 2011. He was truly a great guy, simple and humble, with a deep passion for running. May his soul rest in peace.
Tan Chee Wee crossing the finishing line in the Kuala Lumpur International Marathon 2007. Photo courtesy of Jason Lee.
Do click following links below to have a glimpse of the good old days in running and the race reports written by Tan Chee Wee. His favourite code name is 'Penguin-11'.
The Best Action Shot for KLIM 2007 ... click here
Casual Run at Sepang Gold Coast, CheeWee's Hometown ... click here
Chee Wee can be seen here running in Standard Chartered KL Marathon on 26 June 2011. He is wearing a white vest and a blue running shorts. Photos courtesy of Ben Swee ... click here (Facebook).P.A.R. (Sunday, 04 June 2006) ... click here
Great Eastern - Pacesetters 30km Run (25 Jan 2006) ... click here
A Hot Putrajaya Marathon (Sunday, 11 Sept 2005) ... click here
Putrajaya Half Marathon (Sunday, 11 Sept 2005) ... click here
KL Marathon (Sunday, 28 June 2009) ... click here
Shape Run (Sunday, 24 August 2008) ... click here
KLIM 2007 - The Journey Continues ... click here
Photo Shoot of Great Eastern - Pacesetters 30km Course ... click here
Pacesetters 30km Training Run (Sunday, 13 November 2005) ... click here
Posted by KC Leong