National School Games 2021 News

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

by Circle Stories, 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 …

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NSG 2021: Coping with COVID-19 and future aspirations

by Circle Stories, 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 …

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NSG 2021: Persevering on despite the hurdles & challenges

by Circle Stories, on Jun 6, 2021 10:12:32 PM

NSG 2021: Persevering on despite the hurdles & challenges

(Photo Credit: Bukit Panjang Govt High School) By Sherman Yong Former US President Franklin D Roosevelt once said, "A smooth sea never made a skilled sailor." Akin to life, our …

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NSG 2021: What does Sport mean to you?

by Circle Stories, on May 25, 2021 7:37:45 PM

NSG 2021: What does Sport mean to you?

(Photo Credit : Chia Han Keong) By Sherman Yong A simple question (see Article header), yet it can have several different responses. Until its recent suspension, the 2021 National School …

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NSG 2021 : The importance of Sport in developing the resilience of character

by Circle Stories, on May 20, 2021 7:18:01 AM

NSG 2021 : The importance of Sport in developing the resilience of character

(Photo of SCGS by Chia Han Keong) By Sherman Yong Troubled by COVID-19 developments, the 2021 National School Games (NSG) was forced to be suspended (on 8 May) after almost …

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2021 NSG Highlights : Talent and Grit were on show, as student-athletes excelled at the Games!

by Circle Stories, on May 14, 2021 8:52:55 AM

2021 NSG Highlights : Talent and Grit were on show, as student-athletes excelled at the Games!

(Photo of Queenstown Secondary School's Girls' B Division Volleyball squad : Chia Han Keong) By Chia Han Keong It may have been just five weeks of action, but the 2021 …

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NSG : Student-athletes take safe-distancing measures in their stride, as they adapt to a unique Games format

by Circle Stories, on May 12, 2021 8:36:10 AM

NSG : Student-athletes take safe-distancing measures in their stride, as they adapt to a unique Games format

(Photo Credit : Chia Han Keong) By Chia Han Keong The year 2021 has seen a National Sports Games (NSG) unlike any of its past 61 annual editions. The ongoing …

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NSG Badminton: RI's shuttlers take top spot in Group C, after their recent 4-1 triumph over VJC!

by Circle Stories, on May 11, 2021 9:31:05 AM

NSG Badminton: RI's shuttlers take top spot in Group C, after their recent 4-1 triumph over VJC!

(Photo by Chia Han Keong) By Chia Han Keong It was a showdown for top spot in Group C of the National School Games (NSG) A Division Boys’ badminton competition …

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NSG Girls' Volleyball : ACJC makes it 3 wins out of 3, to set up showdown with defending champions, NYJC!

by Circle Stories, on May 6, 2021 8:19:47 PM

NSG Girls' Volleyball : ACJC makes it 3 wins out of 3, to set up showdown with defending champions, NYJC!

(Photo by Chia Han Keong) By Chia Han Keong Anglo-Chinese Junior College (ACJC) set up a potential preliminary group showdown with 2019 champions Nanyang Junior College (NYJC), as they won …

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NSG Badminton : Holy Innocents’ Primary School edge out Fairfield Methodist Primary to finish 3rd!

by Circle Stories, on May 6, 2021 6:02:23 PM

NSG Badminton : Holy Innocents’ Primary School edge out Fairfield Methodist Primary to finish 3rd!

(Photo by Sherman Yong) By Sherman Yong The incessant sounds of chatter among the boys from both Holy Innocents’ Primary School (HIPS) and Fairfield Methodist Primary School (FMPS) filled up …

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NSG Badminton:  SJI Junior's shuttlers dominate ACS Primary in grand final to retain championship trophy!

by Circle Stories, on May 6, 2021 9:09:00 AM

NSG Badminton:  SJI Junior's shuttlers dominate ACS Primary in grand final to retain championship trophy!

(Photo of St Joseph's Institution Junior by Chia Han Keong) By Chia Han Keong It was a performance that would make any sports coach proud -- a group of players …

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NSG Taekwondo : Punches, kicks and shouts as TKD athletes perform their best routines on camera!

by Circle Stories, on May 5, 2021 10:48:05 PM

NSG Taekwondo : Punches, kicks and shouts as TKD athletes perform their best routines on camera!

(Photo by Chia Han Keong) By Chia Han Keong The usually-deserted former campus of Raffles Junior College along Ghim Moh Road was a bustle of activity on Tuesday (4 May), …

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NSG Table Tennis : Hwa Chong Institution's Girls' team extend their unbeaten streak to 5 matches!

by Circle Stories, on May 5, 2021 11:09:10 AM

NSG Table Tennis : Hwa Chong Institution's Girls' team extend their unbeaten streak to 5 matches!

1st Doubles Round in the Quarter-Finals with Anderson-Serangoon Junior College (left) facing off against Hwa Chong Institution (Photo by Sherman Yong) By Sherman Yong Emerging from their respective preliminary groupings, …

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NSG Table Tennis : Kong Hwa School's paddlers display grit to retain championship title!

by Circle Stories, on Apr 30, 2021 6:56:40 AM

NSG Table Tennis : Kong Hwa School's paddlers display grit to retain championship title!

(Photo of Kong Hwa School by Chia Han Keong) By Chia Han Keong The two finalists of the National Sports Games (NSG) East Zone Senior Division boys’ table tennis competition …

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NSG Badminton : Rosyth School wins back-to-back Boys' championship title!

by Circle Stories, on Apr 29, 2021 11:09:39 PM

NSG Badminton : Rosyth School wins back-to-back Boys' championship title!

(Photo of Rosyth School by Chia Han Keong) By Chia Han Keong In 2019, Rosyth School were victorious in both the Junior and Senior Divisions, by clinching top spots in …

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NSG B Division Tennis : S'pore Chinese Girls' School end their 20-odd year quest for gold on a high!

by Circle Stories, on Apr 28, 2021 7:57:17 AM

NSG B Division Tennis : S'pore Chinese Girls' School end their 20-odd year quest for gold on a high!

(Photo Credit : Chia Han Keong) By Chia Han Keong For over 20 years, Singapore Chinese Girls’ School (SCGS) had tried to return to the summit of the National School …

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NSG South Zone B Div Girls’ 3 v 3 Volleyball: “Battle of the Queens” saw Queenstown edge Queensway in thrilling final!

by Circle Stories, on Apr 22, 2021 9:35:55 AM

NSG South Zone B Div Girls’ 3 v 3 Volleyball: “Battle of the Queens” saw Queenstown edge Queensway in thrilling final!

(Photo Credit of Queenstown Sec by Chia Han Keong) By Chia Han Keong Whenever Queenstown Secondary School and Queensway Secondary School face each other at the National School Games (NSG), …

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NSG B Division Boys’ Tennis: Victoria stuns SJI 3-2 to reach first final in over a decade

by Circle Stories, on Apr 22, 2021 9:21:47 AM

NSG B Division Boys’ Tennis: Victoria stuns SJI 3-2 to reach first final in over a decade

(Photo Credit of VS Doubles Team : Chia Han Keong) By Chia Han Keong They were the underdogs in their first trip to the National School Games (NSG) B Division …

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NSG Rope Skipping : Youngsters deliver creative & exciting skills after months of hardwork and training!

by Circle Stories, on Apr 21, 2021 9:50:29 PM

NSG Rope Skipping : Youngsters deliver creative & exciting skills after months of hardwork and training!

(Photo Credit : Chia Han Keong) By Chia Han Keong Twirling their skipping ropes so rapidly that the ropes were a near-invisible blur, students from Holy Innocents’, Bendemeer and Kuo …

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NSG Gymnastics : Athletes light up competition with flips, twists and somersaults!

by Circle Stories, on Apr 21, 2021 8:32:31 PM

NSG Gymnastics : Athletes light up competition with flips, twists and somersaults!

(Photo credit : Chia Han Keong) By Chia Han Keong One by one, the young girls stood beside their apparatus, anxiously waiting for the call to perform. When the judges …

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NSG B Div Wushu: Kicks, flips and punches galore as wushu athletes dazzle with their pugilistic prowess

by Circle Stories, on Apr 16, 2021 6:53:03 AM

NSG B Div Wushu: Kicks, flips and punches galore as wushu athletes dazzle with their pugilistic prowess

(Photo by Chia Han Keong) By Chia Han Keong Like actors going for auditions, athletes participating in the National School Games (NSG) B Division Wushu competition stepped into the cavernous …

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NSG B Div Girls’ Shooting C’ship: A stern test of focus as shooters aim for success

by Circle Stories, on Apr 15, 2021 11:36:46 PM

NSG B Div Girls’ Shooting C’ship: A stern test of focus as shooters aim for success

(Photo Credit : Chia Han Keong) By Chia Han Keong Along the 30 lanes of air rifle targets at SAFRA Yishun’s indoor air weapon range on Thursday (15 April), participants …

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NSG B Div Sepak Takraw: Bartley Sec aims top-4 finish after topping their prelim group with win over Yishun Sec

by Circle Stories, on Apr 11, 2021 9:22:35 AM

NSG B Div Sepak Takraw: Bartley Sec aims top-4 finish after topping their prelim group with win over Yishun Sec

Photo of Bartley Sec (Light Blue jerseys) vs Yishun Sec by Chia Han Keong By Chia Han Keong They are aiming for a top-four finish at the National School Games …

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NSG B Div Girls’ Badminton: Compassvale Sec boost hopes of advancing to next round after 4-1 win over Woodlanders

by Circle Stories, on Apr 8, 2021 11:23:19 PM

NSG B Div Girls’ Badminton: Compassvale Sec boost hopes of advancing to next round after 4-1 win over Woodlanders

(Photo Credit : Chia Han Keong) By Chia Han Keong Compassvale Secondary School took a big step towards advancing out of the preliminary stage of the National Sports Games (NSG) …

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NSG B Div Boys’ Table Tennis: Victoria Sch are 2-for-2 with 5-0 win over Pasir Ris Crest!

by Circle Stories, on Apr 8, 2021 9:34:17 AM

NSG B Div Boys’ Table Tennis: Victoria Sch are 2-for-2 with 5-0 win over Pasir Ris Crest!

(Photo by Chia Han Keong) By Chia Han Keong So far, so good. Victoria School recorded their second 5-0 win in as many matches in the National School Games (NSG) …

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NSG A Div Sepak Takraw: Woodlands Sec show title intent in 3-0 series win over Northlight!

by Circle Stories, on Apr 6, 2021 8:00:02 PM

NSG A Div Sepak Takraw: Woodlands Sec show title intent in 3-0 series win over Northlight!

Woodlands Sec (Blue) vs Northlight / Photo Credit : Chia Han Keong By Chia Han Keong They had won the B Division boys’ sepak takraw title in 2019, the last …

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NSG B Div Boys’ Tennis: Victoria Sch beats St Andrew’s 5-0 to set up crunch clash with ACS(I)

by Circle Stories, on Apr 6, 2021 6:51:38 PM

NSG B Div Boys’ Tennis: Victoria Sch beats St Andrew’s 5-0 to set up crunch clash with ACS(I)

(NSG B Div Boys Tennis action @ Kallang Tennis Centre / Photo Credit : Chia Han Keong) By Chia Han Keong Victoria School made it two victories out of two …

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NSG 2021 : Sepak Takraw B Div Boys Prelim (National) - 1 Apr

by Circle Stories, on Apr 5, 2021 10:31:36 PM

NSG 2021 : Sepak Takraw B Div Boys Prelim (National) - 1 Apr

Highlights of Geylang Methodist School (Sec) vs CHIJ Katong Convent and Temasek Junior College vs Chung Cheng High Sch (Main) (For the latest schedules on live streams, news updates and …

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NSG 2021 : Badminton B Div Boys & Girls Prelims (East) - 1 Apr

by Circle Stories, on Apr 5, 2021 10:16:10 PM

NSG 2021 : Badminton B Div Boys & Girls Prelims (East) - 1 Apr

Highlights of Ngee Ann Sec vs Chung Cheng High (Main) and Geylang Methodist School vs Junyuan Sec Highlights of Geylang Methodist School (Sec) vs CHIJ Katong Convent and Temasek Junior …

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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 Stories, 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 …

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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 Stories, 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 …

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NSG 2021 : Yuhua & Xinmin volleyballers put up thrilling battle in Snr Div, as they share one win each

by Circle Stories, on Apr 2, 2021 5:40:09 PM

NSG 2021 : Yuhua & Xinmin volleyballers put up thrilling battle in Snr Div, as they share one win each

(Yuhua Primary (blue) vs Xinmin Primary (black) at the NSG Senior Division Girls' volleyball preliminary stage. Photo credit - Chia Han Keong) By Chia Han Keong Their skills may not …

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NSG 2021 : 3 v 3 Volleyball Snr Div Boys Prelims - 31 Mar

by Circle Stories, on Apr 2, 2021 4:09:32 PM

NSG 2021 : 3 v 3 Volleyball Snr Div Boys Prelims - 31 Mar

Highlights from 31/3 Round-robin matches of Catholic High School's 2-0 win over East Spring Primary. And Qifa Primary's 2-nil victory over Yumin Primary. (For the latest schedules on live streams, …

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National School Games : An Experience of a Lifetime for All!

by Circle Stories, on Apr 2, 2021 10:20:43 AM

National School Games : An Experience of a Lifetime for All!

(2019 B Division Sepak Takraw Champions, Woodlands Secondary School. Photo Credit : Raj Kumar) By Raj Kumar Just 2 years ago in 2019, I had the privilege of doing match …

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

by Circle Stories, 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 …

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NSG : From High jumper in Primary to Sprinter in Sec school!

by Circle Stories, on Apr 1, 2021 5:14:21 PM

NSG : From High jumper in Primary to Sprinter in Sec school!

(TeamSG Youth Sprinter, Lim Yu Hng) By Raj Kumar Current Team Singapore youth sprinter Lim Yu Hng was previously from Bedok View Secondary School. And his years of competing in …

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National School Games makes welcomed return after 1-year absence

by Circle Stories, on Mar 31, 2021 8:09:26 AM

National School Games makes welcomed return after 1-year absence

(Defending Table Tennis Champions Raffles Institution won 5 of 6 titles at the 2019 NSG campaign. Photo Credit : Raffles Photographic Society) By Chia Han Keong It may not have …

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Resumption of selected sports for National School Games 2021

by Circle Stories, on Mar 9, 2021 2:35:31 PM

Resumption of selected sports for National School Games 2021

(Courtesy of Singapore Bowling) 1.Selected sports of the National School Games (NSG) will take place from 29 March to 27 May for the ‘A’, ‘B’ and ‘Senior’ Divisions. Organised by …

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