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Tributes pour in for late great Team Singapore winger, Mat Noh!

by Circle News, on Sep 20, 2021 6:59:16 PM

Tributes pour in for late great Team Singapore winger, Mat Noh!

(Photos of Mohd Noh : By John W Edwards and Rahimah Rahim Facebook Pages) By Raj Kumar Messages of condolences and tributes have been posted online since news of the …

Topic: Inspirational Feature | Singapore Lions

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Tokyo 2020 : TeamSG Equestrienne Gemma Foo says,

by Circle News, on Aug 26, 2021 4:07:18 PM

Tokyo 2020 : TeamSG Equestrienne Gemma Foo says, "One Day, I would like to win a Paralympic medal for Singapore"!

(TeamSG Equestrienne Gemma Foo - Photo by Gemma) By Raj Kumar At the age of 25, she's already on the verge of her 3rd Paralympic campaign. And her utmost desire …

Topic: Inspirational Feature | Tokyo 2020 | Gemma Foo

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Tokyo 2020 : A 12-year dream comes true for TeamSG Para-Swimmer Sophie Soon, on her Paralympic debut!

by Circle News, on Aug 24, 2021 7:31:11 PM

Tokyo 2020 : A 12-year dream comes true for TeamSG Para-Swimmer Sophie Soon, on her Paralympic debut!

(TeamSG's Sophie Soon - Image from Sophie's IG) By Raj Kumar The Paralympic dream for Team Singapore swimmer Sophie Soon began at the age of 12. And it's taken her …

Topic: Inspirational Feature | Tokyo 2020 | Sophie Soon

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Tokyo 2020 : After spending 2 1/2 years of prepping, TeamSG Para-Cyclist Steve Tee is ready for his Paralympic debut!

by Circle News, on Aug 23, 2021 6:03:35 PM

Tokyo 2020 : After spending 2 1/2 years of prepping, TeamSG Para-Cyclist Steve Tee is ready for his Paralympic debut!

(Team SG's Steve Tee and Ang Kee Meng - Photo by Huw Fairclough Photography) By Raj Kumar How does a Visually Impaired person, ride a bicycle, let alone train and …

Topic: Inspirational Feature | Tokyo 2020 | Ang Kee Meng | Steve Tee

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Tokyo 2020 : TeamSG Para-Powerlifter Nur'Aini is hoping to create history on her Paralympic debut!

by Circle News, on Aug 17, 2021 6:51:34 PM

Tokyo 2020 : TeamSG Para-Powerlifter Nur'Aini is hoping to create history on her Paralympic debut!

(TeamSG Para-Powerlifter Nur'Aini bte Mohd Yasli - Photo by Sembawang GRC) Raj Kumar She made her international debut in the sport of para-powerlifting less than 5 years ago, at the …

Topic: Inspirational Feature | Tokyo 2020 | Nur'Aini Bte Mohd Yasli

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S'pore's 1st ever WWE signing, Sean Tan : Never doubt yourself, work hard on achieving your dreams and it will pay off one day!

by Circle News, on Aug 7, 2021 11:14:59 PM

S'pore's 1st ever WWE signing, Sean Tan : Never doubt yourself, work hard on achieving your dreams and it will pay off one day!

(WWE's Executive Vice President, Global Talent Development & Strategy, Paul "Triple H" Levesque together with Singapore's Sean Tan in Aug 2021 - Photo by World Wrestling Entertainment) By Raj Kumar …

Topic: Inspirational Feature | WWE

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NSG 2021 : It means much more, than just an Annual Competition!

by Circle News, on Aug 5, 2021 7:42:33 PM

NSG 2021 : It means much more, than just an Annual Competition!

Photo Credit: Singapore Chinese Girls’ School By Sherman Yong “It’s not the result that’s important, but who you become in the process of achieving the result.” (Jack Canfield, author of …

Topic: Inspirational Feature | National School Games | School

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Tokyo 2020 : Profile of Singapore's Fastest Woman - Shanti Pereira, ahead of her Olympic debut

by Circle News, on Jul 30, 2021 8:26:15 AM

Tokyo 2020 : Profile of Singapore's Fastest Woman - Shanti Pereira, ahead of her Olympic debut

(Team Singapore sprinter, Shanti Pereira - Photo by Richard Seow) By Nick Aplin Once described in 2013 as shy, a little gawky, yet charmingly polite and ever ready to break …

Topic: Shanti Pereira | Inspirational Feature | Tokyo 2020

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TeamSG Shuttler Yeo Jia Min : Even though it's my Olympic debut, I hope Singaporeans will watch me fight in every match and also enjoy the Games!

by Circle News, on Jul 21, 2021 10:28:03 PM

TeamSG Shuttler Yeo Jia Min : Even though it's my Olympic debut, I hope Singaporeans will watch me fight in every match and also enjoy the Games!

(Yeo Jia Min - Image by Singapore Badminton Association) By Raj Kumar The last time she tasted success and won a championship title was back in August 2019. That was …

Topic: Inspirational Feature | Tokyo 2020 | Yeo Jia Min

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TeamSG Rower Joan Poh : I hope to use my Olympic debut to help inspire and groom the next generation of rowers for the nation!

by Circle News, on Jul 21, 2021 11:18:02 AM

TeamSG Rower Joan Poh : I hope to use my Olympic debut to help inspire and groom the next generation of rowers for the nation!

(TeamSG Rower, Joan Poh - Photo by Joan) By Raj Kumar She is a current fulltime staff nurse at Tan Tock Seng Hospital (Renal Department). And yet, she has managed …

Topic: Inspirational Feature | Tokyo 2020 | Joan Poh

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TeamSG Paddler Clarence Chew : I first picked up a table tennis bat at the age of 5 and today (at 25), I'm ready to represent Singapore at the Olympics!

by Circle News, on Jul 15, 2021 8:41:39 PM

TeamSG Paddler Clarence Chew : I first picked up a table tennis bat at the age of 5 and today (at 25), I'm ready to represent Singapore at the Olympics!

(Clarence Chew) By Raj Kumar At the age of 18 in 2014, he won his first Gold medal at the Commonwealth Games. Together with 4 others including Gao Ning and …

Topic: Inspirational Feature | Tokyo 2020 | Clarence Chew

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TeamSG Shooter Adele Tan : Be Happy in your Sports journey and don't chase things blindly!

by Circle News, on Jul 12, 2021 8:25:09 PM

TeamSG Shooter Adele Tan : Be Happy in your Sports journey and don't chase things blindly!

(Adele Tan - TeamSG Shooter) By Raj Kumar In January 2020, she won the prestigious Gold medal in the Women's 10meters Air Rifle Event at the H & N Cup …

Topic: Inspirational Feature | Tokyo 2020 | Adele Tan

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TeamSG Sailor Ryan Lo : I hope the performances of our athletes in Tokyo, will be a source of positivity for S'poreans!

by Circle News, on Jul 7, 2021 8:03:24 PM

TeamSG Sailor Ryan Lo : I hope the performances of our athletes in Tokyo, will be a source of positivity for S'poreans!

(Ryan Lo at 2019 SEA Games - Photo by SportSG) By Raj Kumar His sister represented Team Singapore at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games. 3 years prior, Lo Man Yi …

Topic: Inspirational Feature | Tokyo 2020 | Ryan Lo

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TeamSG Shuttler Loh Kean Yew : It's my Olympic debut and I'm looking at 1 match and 1 round at a time!

by Circle News, on Jul 5, 2021 10:26:08 PM

TeamSG Shuttler Loh Kean Yew : It's my Olympic debut and I'm looking at 1 match and 1 round at a time!

(Loh Kean Yew) By Raj Kumar He will be going from 1 Major Games campaign to another, without physically seeing his family members in person. That is the story of …

Topic: Loh Kean Yew | Inspirational Feature | Tokyo 2020

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TeamSG Fencer Kiria Tikanah : My 13-year dream is finally about to be realised in Tokyo!

by Circle News, on Jul 2, 2021 4:23:18 PM

TeamSG Fencer Kiria Tikanah : My 13-year dream is finally about to be realised in Tokyo!

(TeamSG Fencer, Kiria Tikanah Abdul Rahman) By Raj Kumar 1 July 2021, will be a day she will never forget as Kiria Tikanah Abdul Rahman, for the very 1st time, …

Topic: Inspirational Feature | Tokyo 2020 | Kiria Tikanah

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TeamSG Equestrienne Caroline Chew : After a journey of 6 years, I'm just weeks away from achieving my Olympic dream!

by Circle News, on Jun 29, 2021 5:10:39 PM

TeamSG Equestrienne Caroline Chew : After a journey of 6 years, I'm just weeks away from achieving my Olympic dream!

(Caroline Chew at the recent Olympic qualifier in Le Mans, France -Photo by Equestrian Federation of Singapore) By Raj Kumar Her mother (Melanie) was a showjumper who later, went on …

Topic: Inspirational Feature | Tokyo 2020 | Caroline Chew

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TeamSG Artistic Gymnast Tan Sze En : After almost 2 years of preps, I'm looking to excel on my Olympic debut!

by Circle News, on Jun 23, 2021 11:29:27 AM

TeamSG Artistic Gymnast Tan Sze En : After almost 2 years of preps, I'm looking to excel on my Olympic debut!

(Tan Sze En at the 2019 World Championships - Photo by Singapore Gymnastics) By Raj Kumar She missed out on the 2017 SEA Games due to a fractured ankle. She …

Topic: Inspirational Feature | Tokyo 2020 | Tan Sze En

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NSG 2021: Coping with COVID-19 and future aspirations

by Circle News, on Jun 14, 2021 11:04:00 AM

NSG 2021: Coping with COVID-19 and future aspirations

(Photo Credit: Singapore Sports School) Faithe Odelia de Souza (left), Ariana Beh Yoke Ching (centre), Soh Yiwei (right) By Sherman Yong Aside from pitting our student-athletes against each other, the …

Topic: Inspirational Feature | National School Games

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One Day campaign begins to inspire and resonate with Singaporeans

by Circle News, on May 1, 2021 8:54:45 AM

One Day campaign begins to inspire and resonate with Singaporeans

Extract from One Day Campaign's 1st Video : Singapore's swimming legend Ang Peng Siong looking/admiring at Olympic Gold medallist, Joseph Schooling) By Raj Kumar It's been 10 days since Team …

Topic: Inspirational Feature | Olympics

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A Peek Behind The Walls Of Sport Climbing

by Circle News, on Apr 11, 2021 11:43:17 PM

A Peek Behind The Walls Of Sport Climbing

Climb to the top: The BFF bouldering gym at Albert Park is home to one of Singapore's biggest bouldering communities. People in the community actively compete with each other by …

Topic: Inspirational Feature

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In Memory of the late Milan Kwee (20 July 1946 - 9 March 2021)

by Dr Nick Aplin, on Apr 5, 2021 12:03:55 PM

In Memory of the late Milan Kwee (20 July 1946 - 9 March 2021)

(Milan Kwee in 2016) Milan Kwee is best known as a Senior sports administrator, who served not only the Singapore Taekwondo Federation, but also the World Taekwondo Federation. Taekwondo was …

Topic: Inspirational Feature | Opinions

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NSG 13-time Gold medallist Elizabeth-Ann Tan :  NSG has certainly helped to cultivate the values of hard work, perseverance and self-discipline in me

by Circle News, on Apr 4, 2021 11:29:25 AM

NSG 13-time Gold medallist Elizabeth-Ann Tan :  NSG has certainly helped to cultivate the values of hard work, perseverance and self-discipline in me

(Elizabeth-Ann Tan and her parents at 2019 ASEAN Schools Games) By Raj Kumar Over a period of 8 years, Elizabeth-Ann Tan rewrote the history books at the National School Games …

Topic: Inspirational Feature | National School Games

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NSG Silver medallist Jordan Tan : Trusting the process, being patient and staying hungry, would help propel anyone in the right direction!

by Circle News, on Apr 4, 2021 9:51:27 AM

NSG Silver medallist Jordan Tan : Trusting the process, being patient and staying hungry, would help propel anyone in the right direction!

(TeamSG Youth Hurdler, Jordan Tan) By Raj Kumar Team Singapore youth hurdler Jordan Tan, represented his current School of Science & Technology (Singapore) in the 2019 National School Games. Back …

Topic: Inspirational Feature | National School Games

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Inaugural Inclusive Sport Conference 2021 :  President Halimah encourages persons with disabilities to play sport regularly

by Circle News, on Mar 16, 2021 4:10:20 PM

Inaugural Inclusive Sport Conference 2021 :  President Halimah encourages persons with disabilities to play sport regularly

(Left to Right: Mr Ho Cheng Kwee, Honorary Secretary of Singapore Disability Sports Council, Mr Toh Boon Yi, Deputy Chief Executive (National Movement), SportSG, President Halimah Yacob, Mr Edwin Tong …

Topic: Inspirational Feature | Media Releases

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Shaheed Alam : Singapore pulled off a truly world-class tennis event in under 4 weeks!

by Circle News, on Mar 1, 2021 11:18:15 AM

Shaheed Alam : Singapore pulled off a truly world-class tennis event in under 4 weeks!

By Shaheed Alam In the last seven years, tennis has hit Singapore’s shores in a tremendous way! Seeing the Women's Tennis Association (WTA) Tour Finals from 2014 to 2018 hosted …

Topic: Tennis | Inspirational Feature

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S'pore's No 1 Shaheed Alam : I will train even harder and aim to play professionally on the ATP Tour!

by Circle News, on Feb 26, 2021 9:39:55 AM

S'pore's No 1 Shaheed Alam : I will train even harder and aim to play professionally on the ATP Tour!

(Photo Credit : Shaheed Alam) By Shaheed Alam The ongoing US$300,000 Singapore Tennis Open is the highest level of Men’s professional tennis in a while. There's been a great deal …

Topic: Tennis | Inspirational Feature

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The Story of Tan Hwee Hock (16 Aug 1929 - 26 Jan 2021)

by Dr Nick Aplin, on Feb 5, 2021 11:00:41 AM

The Story of Tan Hwee Hock (16 Aug 1929 - 26 Jan 2021)

(Tan Hwee Hock) His first experience of swimming took place at the Fort Canning Pool, which was a YMCA facility. This was during the years leading up to World War …

Topic: Inspirational Feature | Opinions

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Swimming towards his goal, one stroke at a time

by Gary Yang, on Jan 20, 2021 9:00:00 AM

Swimming towards his goal, one stroke at a time

Perhaps this was his calling and he was always meant to be in the pool, doing what he does best. Jeremiah Liauw was only three years old when he first …

Topic: Inspirational Feature

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Team Nila volunteers spread joy at SPD’s Day Activity Centre

by Gary Yang, on Jan 19, 2021 2:17:35 PM

Team Nila volunteers spread joy at SPD’s Day Activity Centre

Our Team Nila volunteers have been putting themselves out and about amidst the ongoing pandemic and they do not look to be slowing down at all as we begin the …

Topic: Inspirational Feature

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Theresa Goh : My thoughts on 2021 and the year that just passed

by Circle News, on Jan 10, 2021 12:10:16 PM

Theresa Goh : My thoughts on 2021 and the year that just passed

(Photo by Flona Hakim/SNPC) By Theresa Goh "Eh, how can you retire without asking us first?” I remember having this conversation with a Grab driver recently and I couldn’t help …

Topic: Inspirational Feature | Opinions

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Looking back at 2020 and what it meant for SG Sports

by Circle News, on Dec 21, 2020 11:12:21 AM

Looking back at 2020 and what it meant for SG Sports

By C.Kunalan The first thought that came to my mind after hearing about the ‘Circuit Breaker’ was: “Oh goodness! What are our athletes going to do about training for the …

Topic: Inspirational Feature | Opinions

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Remembering two sporting legends who continue to inspire us and future generations

by Dr Nick Aplin, on Dec 7, 2020 9:10:02 AM

Remembering two sporting legends who continue to inspire us and future generations

Dr Nick Aplin shares with Circle News his thoughts on two iconic figures in the Singapore sporting scene. Annabel Pennefather is now recognised as the leading advocate for women’s participation …

Topic: Inspirational Feature | Opinions

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GetActive! Singapore rallies our people to celebrate the nation’s 55th birthday

by Circle News, on Jun 21, 2020 9:00:00 AM

GetActive! Singapore rallies our people to celebrate the nation’s 55th birthday

As Singaporeans adapt to the new normal, GetActive! Singapore 2020 (GASG 2020) is set to once again celebrate our nation’s birthday through sport with this year’s National Day Parade’s theme …

Topic: GetActive! | Sports | Singapore | GASG | Inspirational Feature

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Coronavirus: Do yoga, pilates in the comfort of home with SportSG's new online platforms

by Circle News, on Apr 20, 2020 6:09:00 PM

Coronavirus: Do yoga, pilates in the comfort of home with SportSG's new online platforms

(By NEO YEE PUNG & ARVINASH RAVINDRAN/ THE STRAITS TIMES) Before stricter social distancing measures kicked in here on April 7, Joris Mathias would play tennis with his friends at …

Topic: Fitness | Inspirational Feature

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Shaping the future of sporting Singapore together

by Circle News, on Aug 6, 2019 9:14:00 AM

Shaping the future of sporting Singapore together

Sport Singapore has announced 15 new recommendations for Vision 2030. Photo: Francis Wong/ SportSG Sport Singapore today announced 15 new recommendations for Vision 2030 as the national blueprint for sport reaches its …

Topic: Sports | Circle News | Inspirational Feature

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