“I hope that I won’t be just a bowler who will have achieved many things but also an inspiring bowler, who can inspire people around me.” – and interview with Deaflympics gold medallist Adelia Naomi Yokoyama

Adelia Naomi Yokoyama, 20, who was born with profound hearing loss, grew up in a sporty family. While her eldest sister, Natasha represented Singapore in sailing, Adelia made history by winning Singapore’s first Deaflympics gold medal in 2017. As she prepares for her upcoming competition at the World Deaf Bowling Championship this August, Adelia sat down with Red Sports to share about her bowling journey.

List of 569 Singapore athletes who will compete at 2017 SEA Games

Singapore will field its largest away contingent of 569 athletes for a Southeast Asian Games in Kuala Lumpur this August. The athletes will take part in 35 sports at the 29th SEA Games. Four sports – cricket, ice hockey, ice skating, and indoor hockey – will be contested for the first time at the Games.

SEA Games: 749 Singaporeans chosen to represent nation at upcoming Games

The Singapore National Olympic Council (SNOC) has released the list of athletes representing Singapore at the upcoming 28th SEA Games. There will be a total of 748 athletes and 230 officials representing 36 sports from Singapore.

“Without KPMG’s support, I could possibly have ended my bowling career.” — Jasmine Yeong-Nathan, national kegler

Jasmine Yeong-Nathan is on a year's sabbatical from work at KPMG to train for the Southeast Asian Games. She tells Red Sports in an interview how her company has supported her in this journey, and more.

Asian Para Games: Jovin Tan and Yap Qian Yin clinch first gold medal for Singapore

The duo won the final Race 9 to come in first overall for the Hansa303 Double Handed event.

By |2014-10-23T22:18:48+08:00October 22nd, 2014|bowling, Nation in Motion, sailing, swimming|0 Comments

CG Bowling: Special Olympics athletes get involved in Community Games

Reuben Khanal, 15, and Muhd Farhan, 21, are two Special Olympics athletes who are participating in this year’s edition of the Community Games under Yio Chu Kang CSC.

By |2014-04-26T14:50:35+08:00April 25th, 2014|bowling, Nation in Motion|0 Comments