My Surprise 30th Birthday Party

As you probably know by now it was my 30th birthday last Friday on the 21st March 2008. You can see my pressies here.

On Friday itself I thought I was just going to have a quiet dinner and hide away from the fact I am getting old..I thought something was up, but I wasn’t sure what it was, where it was..or quite how many people were involved!

My mom let slip ‘party’ a couple of times, but I thought she was just talking generally..or being crazy haha.

I was led to Izzi Uptown and greeted by an overwhelming number of people (no I wasn’t about to cry!). Apparently the original venue was Izzi KL, but due to the F1 parties most of the roads in KL were closed.

There was quite a number of people there when I arrived.


Lots of friends I haven’t seen for quite a while.


And my bro with the same birthday Terence G.


KY was there with his new Lumix snapping away.

KY & Lumix

Same birthday (Different year tho).

Happy Birthday

Mike the second photographer 😀 Thanks for the fillet o fish…

Zique and Me

Kelvin – Thanks for the imported Tim Tams!

Kelvin and Me

Wen Qi, Tim and Me – Thanks for the Mug!

Wen Qi, Tim and Me

The old boys – on the left is David Lian.

Old Boys

Faggot, Dree and Me – Faggot’s birthday is just a few days after on March 24th.

Faggot, Dree and Me

Asyraf, Rachel, Me and Dreemo


Lovely choc and banana cake from secret recipe, the inscription on top said “You’re 30 dude!”

Choc & Banana

Me and my Mom!

Me and Mom

About half of the crowd

Group Shot

Nazrul is popular with the laydeees – Thanks again for the F1 ticket!

Nazrul and CP

Nazrul and Kim

Hawt Cass!

Cass, KY and Me

Hot chicks Cass, Kimberlycun and FireAngel.

Cass Kim and Fa

Wen Qi is evil!

Evil Wen Qi

A guide to muff diving…this present caused me an awkward question from my Mom..

Muff Diving

Zomg with my F1 Diamond ticket!

Zomg F1!

It was a great party, the food at Izzi was really good, plenty of beer and all the people that are close to me.

Thank you so much to everyone for coming and for keeping it such a secret! Those not mentioned above like Suan, Patrick, TBG, Xes, CP, Song Yia, Loo Loo, Ming, Rachel, Damien, Galvin, eyeris, Shiang, Carol Sotong, Bob, Carol, Jimmy and Nicklaus.

Thank You!

And of course thanks most of all to Kim for organizing everything and conning me…If you need good PR look for her at Kim Komm 😉

You can see the full set of pics on Flickr here:

My 30th Birthday – March 2008




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20 Responses to My Surprise 30th Birthday Party

  1. KY March 27, 2008 at 11:50 am #

    what Suan? Her new name is Sumo

  2. eyeris March 27, 2008 at 11:54 am #

    I was there too! late, but still there! I helped you finish the beer!!! 😀 😀 😀 😀

  3. ShaolinTiger March 27, 2008 at 12:05 pm #

    KY: Hahahhhaha I put Dree-mo in already la

    eyeris: Yah I almost ter-posted a picture of you.

  4. suanie March 27, 2008 at 12:13 pm #

    what did your mom ask?

  5. skyler March 27, 2008 at 12:14 pm #

    Is muff diving what i THINK it is…………

  6. JessT March 27, 2008 at 12:31 pm #

    Hey, nice bday party u had there dude!

    btw, u know rachel? She used to be my college senior.


    What a small world

  7. boonsky March 27, 2008 at 1:24 pm #

    Welcome to the 30-and-above Club! FYI, all the cool people hang out here now. 🙂

  8. pinkpau March 27, 2008 at 3:22 pm #

    ST did you have tears in your eyes!!!

  9. wenqi March 27, 2008 at 4:53 pm #

    that ‘evil’ look was caused by you guys on the other table smoking away thinking that you were cool.

    and what’s muff diving???? hmmm….

  10. piccola March 27, 2008 at 4:59 pm #

    happy belated birthday!

  11. wenqi March 27, 2008 at 5:02 pm #

    ok scratch that muff diving question, ky provided me the answer edi wtf

  12. TBG March 27, 2008 at 5:06 pm #

    dude i miss d food! Thanks to kim, tat was d last scrumptious n sinful meal i had! Btw, don’t deny! You were closed to tears! Is muff diving nude diving?

  13. Simon Seow March 27, 2008 at 5:30 pm #

    Lol. Wen Qi’s Evil Look pic is so popular.

  14. julian March 27, 2008 at 5:41 pm #

    Hoped to meet you at the Nuffnang Pyjama party – maybe another time 🙂
    Welcome to the 30s!

  15. Kuzco March 27, 2008 at 7:00 pm #

    Sorry I couldnt make it, gf was sick 😐

    But i’m sure you enjoyed yourself that evening 😀

  16. Dabido March 27, 2008 at 7:01 pm #

    ST’s mothers question was, ‘Is that muff diver really bare/bear?’ 🙂

    Look, my one and only true love [other than Lainie of course] turned up, that person being – Suanie, Carol Sotong, Rachel, Kim, Fire Angel, and Wen. Of course, I can make room for Cass and the other hot girls if I ever meet them. 🙂

    I wonder if I should Hire Kim Komm to PR me a Girlfriend. She just has to say I am tall, good looking, intelligent and muscular … but in such a way as to not be lying. 🙂

  17. aprilcherrie March 29, 2008 at 8:23 am #

    happy belated birthday oooo

  18. ShaolinTiger March 30, 2008 at 6:33 pm #

    Thanks All!

    suanie: “What is Muff Diving?!”

    JessT: Yeah I know her! It is a small world actually.

    boonsky: Haha thanks man, have to agree with you.

    pinkpau: No la!

  19. Nicholas Chhan March 31, 2008 at 9:54 pm #

    Hey ST! Happy belated birthday 😀 Cheers!