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.

“When I’m happy, I wakeboard. When I’m sad, I wakeboard. Wakeboarding is always there for me.” – Sasha Christian, SpexScholar

Sasha was recently awarded the Sports Excellence Scholarship from the Singapore government to allow her to train full time, the only wakeboarder on the list of 66 athletes who won the scholarship.

By |2013-11-26T16:26:08+08:00October 29th, 2013|The Red Sports Interview, wakeboard|0 Comments

“To be the top cable wakeboarder in Singapore means a lot to me” – Fahkrudin

Singapore’s top cable wakeboard rider, Fahrudin Bin Mohd Yasin, will be taking part in the first-ever Throwdown Obstacle Jam held this weekend.

By |2013-10-25T12:17:22+08:00October 24th, 2013|Nation in Motion, wakeboard|0 Comments

Waterski: Mark Leong sets new U-17 PB at 2013 IWWF Asian Junior Championships

At the ongoing IWWF Asian Waterski and Wakeboard Championships, Mark Leong of Singapore placed second in the Under-17 Slalom Waterski division with a new personal best of two buoys with a 14-meter line.

By |2013-09-30T21:49:01+08:00September 28th, 2013|Nation in Motion, wakeboard, waterski|0 Comments

“I fell on tricks I didn’t expect to crash on” – Sasha Christian

At the most recent IWWF Wakeboard World Championships, my goal was to have a clean stand-up pass to boost my confidence. As I had just returned from injury, placing wasn't the most important.

By |2013-09-15T22:05:01+08:00September 15th, 2013|Nation in Motion, wakeboard|1 Comment

Wakeboarding: Guy Tanaka claims Men’s Open title at Wakefest Singapore

Guy Tanaka of Japan pulled off an extremely technical run in the final, fending off former SEA Games gold medallist Padiwat Jaemjan of Thailand, to clinch first place in the Men's Open at the 2013 Wakefest Singapore.

By |2013-09-14T17:43:04+08:00September 14th, 2013|Nation in Motion, wakeboard|0 Comments

“Landing a new trick is like getting a perfect score on a test” – wakeboarder Guy Tanaka, 14

Just 14 years of age, Guy Tanaka has earned his stripes to be one of the best wakeboarders in Singapore.

By |2013-08-27T21:09:55+08:00August 27th, 2013|Nation in Motion, wakeboard|0 Comments