Jay Kiangchaipaiphana

Sport: Mountain Biking, Trail Running & Adventure Racing
Nationality: Thailand

Jay is arguably Asia’s #1 all-mountain athlete. He has been a sportsman his whole life, starting with Muay Thai boxing before moving on to mountain biking, adventure racing, and more recently ultra trail running. Jay joined the Athlete Team in 2011 and has reached the top of the podium across Asia, as well as, a remarkable 6th place in the PRO XC mountain bike race at the USA’s All Mountain World Championships. In 2017, Jay broke out on the Ultra Trail World Tour with a top 10 finish in his first 100km solo foot race. Remarkably, he then followed this up with a 5th place in his first 100 mile trail run on the Ultra Trail World Tour in 2018.  Jay is also part Karen, an important hill tribe of Southeast Asia.

  • 5th place Ultra Trail Mt. Fuji (World Tour) – Japan

  • 6th place PRO XC All Mountain Bike World Championships – USA

  • 7th Place HK100 (World Tour) – Hong Kong

  • Yellow jersey holder and multiple stage podiums Wulong International Mountain Quest – China

  • 1st place x 2 Action Asia Challenge – Hong Kong

  • 1st place x 5 River Kwai Trophy Adventure Race – Thailand

  • 1st place and course record holder – AA MTB Festival – Hong Kong

  • Stage winner and podium overall – Genghis Khan Grasslands MTB – China

  • 1st place Singapore 12 hour Mountain Bike Enduro – Singapore

  • 1st place King of the Hills – Hong Kong

  • 1st place Doi Inthanon Hill Climb MTB Champs – Thailand

  • 1st place multiple XC Mountain bike races – Hong Kong & S.E. Asia