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FINA Synchro Swim: Singapore shine against Malaysian rivals

Fresh from a one-month training stint in Canada, the Singapore synchronised swimming team delivered by bettering arch-rivals Malaysia at the FINA World Synchronised Swimming Championships.

By |2017-08-05T22:10:51+08:00August 5th, 2017|Nation in Motion, synchronised swimming|0 Comments

C’wealth Youth Games Swimming: Singapore rake in another 3 gold to finish 6th on medal table

The swimmers managed to put Singapore sixth on the medal table with their haul of seven Golds, four Silvers and six Bronzes.

By |2018-01-18T14:16:44+08:00July 24th, 2017|Nation in Motion, swimming|0 Comments

C’wealth Youth Games Swimming: Christie Chue, Quah Jing Wen, Francis Fong strike gold

Leading the charge for medals at the Commonwealth Youth Games was Quah Jing Wen who, despite having a heavy competition schedule, powered through to take the top spot in the Women’s 50-metre Butterfly and 100m Freestyle.

By |2017-07-24T20:52:56+08:00July 22nd, 2017|Nation in Motion, swimming|0 Comments

Swimming: Teong stuns in 50m splash while 13-yr-old Gan wins 800m gold

The most thrilling event of the final day of the 13th Singapore National Swimming Chapionship — the Men’s 50-metre freestyle race — was taken by dark horse Teong Tzen Wei. The 19-year-old swam a speedy 22.90s which was just enough to pip gold medal favourite, Indonesia’s Triady Fazuy, to the wall by 0.05 seconds. Fauzy had to settle for the silver with 22.95s and Darren Lim took the bronze with a time of 23.04s.

By |2017-06-21T22:47:11+08:00June 20th, 2017|Nation in Motion, swimming|0 Comments

Swimming: Quah siblings fly on final day of Singapore National Swimming Championships

The 13th Singapore National Swimming Championships turned out to be quite a standout meet for the Quah siblings as Ting Wen, Zheng Wen and Jing Wen amassed a total of six golds, five silvers, one bronze, a national record, a national U-17 record and four meet records between them.

By |2017-06-21T23:05:59+08:00June 20th, 2017|Nation in Motion, swimming|0 Comments

Swimming: Quah sets national record, pulls out of final

After settling for two silvers the previous night, Quah Zheng Wen made a statement in the morning heats of the 13th Singapore National Swimming Championships by re-writing the Men’s 20o-metre Backstroke national record. He broke his own record by 0.1 seconds with his 2:00.45 effort.

By |2017-06-21T23:35:24+08:00June 18th, 2017|Nation in Motion, swimming|0 Comments

Swimming: Roanne Ho ready to defend SEA Games title

Roanne Ho left the competition in her wake the second she dove in for the Women’s 50-metre Breaststroke. It was a dominating swim by the athlete and she touched the wall first, just 0.2s off her personal best, in a time of 31.66s. She was the only swimmer to have gone under the 32-second mark as the second and third placed finishers, Vanessa Evato of Indonesia and Christie Chue, could only manage a 32.16s and a 32.89s respectively.

By |2017-06-22T23:04:51+08:00June 18th, 2017|Nation in Motion, swimming|0 Comments

Swimming: Quah Sisters go one-two in 100m Freestyle

The second day of the 13th Singapore National Swimming Championships saw the Quah sisters blitz the field again, this time in the Women’s 100-metre Freestyle. Younger sibling, Quah Jing Wen, managed to net another victory against her older sister, Ting Wen.

By |2017-06-21T09:16:38+08:00June 17th, 2017|Nation in Motion, swimming|0 Comments