All budgets, no matter how generous, have their limits. If there are only funds for 10 athletes, the 11th will suffer the cut. If there are enough for 100, the 101st athlete feels the pain. Whose funding should you cut to give Joseph Schooling or Yip Pin Xiu more?
Minister Grace Fu: “The Government has committed over $40m over five years starting from 2013 for spexScholarships”
Ms Grace Fu, the Minister for Culture, Community and Youth, gives an overview of the government's support for sports.
President Tony Tan Keng Yam hosted a reception for more than 300 Team Singapore athletes to celebrate and honour their achievements in 2014.
The 18 bring the total number to 71, including the likes of Joseph Schooling and Feng Tianwei. The spexScholarship provides support to Singaporean athletes with the potential to medal at Asian, World and Olympic levels.
Sports pioneers get free lifetime access to ActiveSG swimming pools and gyms as Singapore commemorates sporting history with official opening of Youth Olympic Museum and Singapore Sports Museum.
Marina Bay Sands was named the Official Games Village of the 8th ASEAN Para Games at the 1st ASEAN Para Sports Federation Board of Governors' Meeting.
Six new companies join spexBusiness Network, giving national athletes more options for internships, apprenticeships, job placements and flexible workplace practices.
To commemorate SAF Day, ActiveSG is offering free admission to all gym and pool facilities island-wide on Sunday, July 6.