ASEAN School Games 2018 T&F: Kampton Kam claims Singapore’s first gold with record-breaking high jump performance

Kampton overcame an ankle injury to claim Singapore’s first gold medal of the 10th ASG with his 2.10-metre clearance that rewrote a bevy of national records.

By |2018-08-02T15:01:52+00:00July 30th, 2018|track-and-field, Youth in Motion|0 Comments

National Schools Track Relays: ACS(I), Sports School snag 4 golds each; Nanyang Girls’ dominant in B Division

Anglo-Chinese School (Independent) secured their first 4x100m relay golds in eight years after triumphing among the C and A Division boys. The two wins were among four golds that ACS(I) garnered on the final day of competition, adding to their 4x400m victories in the same divisions. Usual relay suspects Singapore Sports School also won four golds, while Nanyang Girls' High were dominant in their B Division races.

By |2018-04-22T13:15:02+00:00April 15th, 2018|track-and-field, Youth in Motion|0 Comments

National Schools Track & Field: RI, Nanyang Girls’ end barren spells with B Div title triumphs

Raffles Institution won their first B Division title in 28 years, while Nanyang Girls' High School bagged their first since 1999.

By |2018-04-15T23:25:42+00:00April 14th, 2018|track-and-field, Youth in Motion|0 Comments

A Div High Jump (Girls): VJC’s Fatimah finally reclaims gold after four years

Fatimah Zahra of Victoria Junior College ended her eight-year school career in high jump with a big bang, scoring an upset by clearing her personal best height of 1.56m and breaking Hwa Chong Institution’s Jezebel Koh’s attempt for a fourth consecutive gold medal.

By |2018-04-15T18:59:32+00:00April 14th, 2018|track-and-field, Youth in Motion|0 Comments

B Div 1500m: Cedar’s Kylie Tan completes double gold; Chai Jiacheng seals title for RI

Kylie won the B girls' race in 5:05.08, while Jiacheng finished first among the B boys with a time of 4:23.39.

By |2018-04-16T15:26:53+00:00April 13th, 2018|track-and-field, Youth in Motion|0 Comments

National Schools 100m (Boys): ACS(I)’s Mark Lee rises to occasion to deny Sports School sweep

Mark bagged the C Division boys' 100m gold in 11.59 seconds, while Sports School's Reuben Rainer Lee and Chong Wei Guan won the B and A Division races in 10.91s and 11.06s respectively.

By |2018-04-15T11:15:26+00:00April 13th, 2018|track-and-field, Youth in Motion|0 Comments

National Schools 100m (Girls): Friendly rivalry from Elizabeth-Ann Tan spurs Nanyang Girls’ Bernice Liew to set new meet record

Nanyang Girls' Bernice Liew stopped the clock at 12.37 seconds, winning the gold and bettering Singapore Sports School alumna Eugenia Tan's 2012 record by 0.02 seconds. Elizabeth-Ann Tan followed closely behind to clinch silver in 12.40s, a new personal best.

By |2018-04-16T07:45:09+00:00April 13th, 2018|track-and-field, Youth in Motion|0 Comments

A Div Triple Jump: HCI’s Benaiah Hoong bags gold on final jump attempt

HCI’s Benaiah Hoong leapt 13.43m on his final attempt to win gold in the A Division Boys’ Triple Jump event at the National Schools Track and Field Championships.

By |2018-04-13T23:46:01+00:00April 12th, 2018|track-and-field, Youth in Motion|0 Comments