Team Singapore is all set to make Singapore proud at the upcoming 24th SEA Games and 4th ASEAN Para Games, both to be held in Thailand and both fielding their largest-ever contingents of 424 and 62 athletes respectively
Singapore Sports Council (SSC) officially opens Jurong West Sports & Recreational Centre (JWSRC) today. Providing top-notch facilities, it promotes sports participation and healthy lifestyle. Located at 20 Jurong West Street 93, it also sets a stage for family and community bonding among Jurong residents.
The Singapore Government announced today that it will be developing the motor sports industry in Singapore by working with the private sector to build a permanent race track located in Changi (eastern part of Singapore) and developing a comprehensive motor sports industry development plan.
A Request for Proposals from the private sector to build permanent race track in Changi will be called in May 2008 and the Singapore Sports Council will head a cross government agency working group to develop a comprehensive motor sports development plan for sports and economic development.
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This year, the awards also drew a record number of 307 nominations for a total of 146 coaches. Among the awardees, National Sailing Coach Andreas Sigmond and National Bowling Coaches Henry Tan, Mervyn Foo and William Woo dominated the High Performance Coaching Award category.
The Amore Women's Day Out (AWDO), one of Singapore's largest and most established women-only fitness carnivals, kick-started today with a record number of 4000 women, a heartening 100% increase from last year, sweating it out together in a series of aerobics, yoga and dance challenges at the Ngee Ann City Civic Plaza.