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Bringing Migrant Workers Together though Sport : Team Nila Celebrates International Migrants Day

by Circle News, on Dec 24, 2021 11:52:07 AM

Bringing Migrant Workers Together though Sport : Team Nila Celebrates International Migrants Day

(Team Nila at International Migrants Day Celebration. Photo Credit : Ron Low, Team Nila Content Producer) Over the weekend (18-19 Dec), Team Nila organised several sport and physical activities across …

Topic: Team Nila | Inspirational Stories | Partnerships

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Dauntless: Ng Eng Soon

by Circle News, on Dec 15, 2021 8:00:00 AM

Dauntless: Ng Eng Soon

Listen to Eng Soon's story as he shares the work it takes to prepare for the much-awaited reopening of sport facilities. The maintenance of existing facilities is an important aspect …

Topic: Inspirational Stories | Sports & Training | Video

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Dauntless: Genevieve Goh

by Circle News, on Dec 8, 2021 1:31:23 PM

Dauntless: Genevieve Goh

Listen to Genevieve’s story on how her team has made an impact on the affected businesses through their work in the sport industry. Much of the planning within the sport …

Topic: Inspirational Stories | Sports & Training | Video

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Dauntless: Joshua Chua

by Circle News, on Dec 6, 2021 9:02:03 AM

Dauntless: Joshua Chua

Listen to Joshua's story as he reveals how our Team Singapore athletes responded to the pandemic induced disruption to their sports calendar. The start of the pandemic was a period …

Topic: Inspirational Stories | Sports & Training | Video

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Dauntless: Helen Lee

by Circle News, on Nov 26, 2021 2:04:44 PM

Dauntless: Helen Lee

Listen to Helen's story as she reveals how the building industry responded to the unforeseen and exceptional circumstances. The development of local infrastructure has always been a critical part to …

Topic: Inspirational Stories | Sports & Training | Video

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Dauntless: Tong Zi Yang

by Circle News, on Nov 24, 2021 9:01:39 AM

Dauntless: Tong Zi Yang

Listen to Zi Yang's story as he took charge of caring for our migrant workers through Operation Sayang. The only easy day… was yesterday. This couldn’t be more true for …

Topic: Sports | Fitness | Inspirational Stories | Sports & Training

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Dauntless: Sport Stands Strong

by Circle News, on Nov 23, 2021 4:32:41 PM

Dauntless: Sport Stands Strong

The need to stand strong and united has never been more acute in these unprecedented times. Find out how our SportSG staff reacted to address the daunting challenges ahead! undefined …

Topic: Fitness | Inspirational Stories | Sports & Training | Video

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When Duty Calls: Denice Ng

by Circle News, on Nov 23, 2021 12:03:03 PM

When Duty Calls: Denice Ng

Learn more about how Sports Champion Denice Ng helps Singaporeans to Live Better Through Sports on Circle Watch! Sport inspires and evokes the Singapore spirit through shared experiences and strengthens …

Topic: Sports | Fitness | Inspirational Stories

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Behind the Scenes with Team Nila : Covid-19 FET Operations, Keeping the Sport Sector Safe and Covid-19 Free

by Circle News, on Nov 17, 2021 5:43:14 PM

Behind the Scenes with Team Nila : Covid-19 FET Operations, Keeping the Sport Sector Safe and Covid-19 Free

(Team Nila undergoing training before the start of operations. Photo by Ng Chrong Meng) By Danielle Han In the past three weeks, the Team Nila training room at Sport Singapore …

Topic: Team Nila | Inspirational Stories

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Close to 200 students participated in 4th annual edition of Play Inclusive

by Circle News, on Nov 12, 2021 2:12:30 PM

Close to 200 students participated in 4th annual edition of Play Inclusive

(Attendees of Play Inclusive Finale 2021 - Photo by SportCares) Play Inclusive 2021 successfully concluded on 5 November via an online Zoom Finale interactive session with all participants, unified partners, …

Topic: SportCares | Inspirational Stories | Special Olympics

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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 Stories | Singapore Lions | Sports & Training | Feature

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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 Stories | National School Games | School | Competitions

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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 Stories | Olympics | Tokyo 2020 | Competitions

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Tokyo 2020 : Team SG Equestrienne Caroline Chew suffers unfortunate disqualification on her Olympic debut!

by Circle News, on Jul 25, 2021 8:57:14 PM

Tokyo 2020 : Team SG Equestrienne Caroline Chew suffers unfortunate disqualification on her Olympic debut!

(Caroline Chew and Tribiani at Tokyo 2020 : Photo from Caroline Chew's Facebook Page) By Kenneth Tan It was supposed to be a memorable and significant day in Singapore's sporting …

Topic: Inspirational Stories | Olympics | Tokyo 2020 | Caroline Chew | Competitions

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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 Stories | Olympics | Tokyo 2020 | Yeo Jia Min | Competitions

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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 Stories | Olympics | Tokyo 2020 | Joan Poh | Competitions

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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 Stories | Olympics | Tokyo 2020 | Clarence Chew | Competitions

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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 Stories | Olympics | Tokyo 2020 | Adele Tan | Competitions

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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 Stories | Olympics | Tokyo 2020 | Ryan Lo | Competitions

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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 Stories | Olympics | Tokyo 2020 | Competitions

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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 Stories | Olympics | Tokyo 2020 | Kiria Tikanah | Competitions

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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 Stories | Olympics | Tokyo 2020 | Tan Sze En | Competitions

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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 Stories | National School Games | Competitions

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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 Stories | Olympics | Sports & Training | Feature

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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 Stories | Sports & Training | Play

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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 Stories | Opinions | Sports & Training | Tribute

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6-time NSG Athlete Kieren Lee : Learn from your competitors. Win with humility and lose with grace

by Circle News, on Apr 2, 2021 9:31:14 AM

6-time NSG Athlete Kieren Lee : Learn from your competitors. Win with humility and lose with grace

(TeamSG Youth Sprinter, Kieren Lee) By Raj Kumar Current Team Singapore youth sprinter Kieren Lee, represented his Alma Mater Victoria School at the National School Games from 2017 to 2019 …

Topic: Inspirational Stories | National School Games | School | Competitions

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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 Stories | Media Releases | Feature

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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 Stories | Competitions | Singapore Tennis Open

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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!

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 of publicity and news about …

Topic: Tennis | Inspirational Stories | Competitions | Singapore Tennis Open

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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 Stories | Opinions | Sports & Training | Tribute

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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: Team Singapore | Inspirational Stories | School | Sports & Training | 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: Team Nila | Inspirational Stories | Partnerships | 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 Stories | Opinions | Inclusive Sports | Feature

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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 Stories | Opinions | Sports & Training | Feature

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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 Stories | Opinions | Sports & Training | Tribute

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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: Singapore | GetActive! Singapore | Sports | Fitness | Inspirational Stories | School | Sports & Training

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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: COVID-19 | Fitness | Inspirational Stories

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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: Inspirational Stories | School | Sports & Training | Feature

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