National B Div Sailing: Boys’ title goes to Raffles for ninth consecutive year; Nanyang defend theirs after close fight

Raffles Institution (RI) and Nanyang Girls’ High School (NYGH) proved their prowess out at sea yet again, both having defended their Championship title at the National B Division Sailing Championships.

By | 2018-04-18T20:19:00+00:00 April 17th, 2018|sailing, Youth in Motion|0 Comments

National C Div Byte Sailing: Victoria come close to title but still fall by one point to Raffles

A single point was all that separated the Boys’ Byte Division champions Raffles Institution and runners-up Victoria School at the National C Division Byte Sailing Championships.

By | 2018-04-17T11:58:43+00:00 April 17th, 2018|sailing, Youth in Motion|0 Comments

National C Div Optimist Sailing: Girls’ regatta concludes with dramatic protests; ACS(I) hand boys’ title back to Raffles

The two days of racing at the National C Division Optimist Sailing Championships saw a good measure of intense rivalry and drama - both on and off the water. Nanyang Girls’ eventually topped the table in the Girls’ Optimist division, while Raffles won back the Boys’ Optimist title from rivals ACS(I).

By | 2018-04-20T15:32:16+00:00 April 16th, 2018|sailing, Youth in Motion|1 Comment

National A Div Sailing: Raffles Boys win it yet again; Girls see unexpected Champion

There was little surprise as Raffles once again dominated the Boys' division, though the Girls' division saw an unexpected winner.

By | 2018-05-02T12:20:24+00:00 April 16th, 2018|sailing, Youth in Motion|0 Comments

SEA Games Sailing: Sea of possibilities for Singapore’s youngsters

After Yukie Yokoyama and Cheryl Teo edged Malaysia for a thrilling gold in the 470 women's event, teenagers Jodie Lai and Evangeline Tan took silver in the 420 girls’ event, and Wong Riji and Koh Yi Nian finished third in the 420 boys.

By | 2017-09-09T14:39:01+00:00 September 1st, 2017|Nation in Motion, sailing|0 Comments

SEA Games Sailing: ‘Super-stressed’ Nicole can sleep easy after bronze

Just hours before her big race, windsurfer Nicole Lim found herself unable to get a good night’s rest. “I couldn't sleep at all last night,” said Nicole. “I was waking up a few times because I was thinking ‘Tomorrow, what am I supposed to do?’

By | 2017-08-29T12:37:15+00:00 August 29th, 2017|Nation in Motion, sailing|0 Comments

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.

Youth Sailing World C’ships: Bernie Chin, Bertha Han, and Evangeline Tan are top Asian sailors

Five Singapore sailors got underway at the Aon Youth Sailing World Championships. The 46th edition, from December 14-20, has more than 380 sailors from 65 nations sailing in more than 260 boats across nine disciplines.

By | 2016-12-22T17:23:39+00:00 December 17th, 2016|Nation in Motion, sailing|0 Comments