Youths double for finisher event at para athletics meet, with youngest being 5 years old

September 4, 2019
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To encourage early intervention through physical activity and help young persons with disabilities enjoy participation in sports, the Singapore Disability Sports Council added a Finisher event to its annual national para athletics youth championships in 2018. The event has seen an encouraging increase in its second year, from 30 participants in 2018 to 61 in

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10 award winners honoured at the Singapore Disability Sports Awards 2019

August 6, 2019
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Nine individuals and one community group were awarded at the Singapore Disability Sports Awards 2019, which was held on 6 August evening at the Carlton Hotel. Excitement was palpable at the event, which many athletes and officials had looked forward to for a long time. The last Sports Awards had been held more than a

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The Republic of Korea tops the medal tally at the Micron Singapore World Para Bowling Tour Series 2019

July 27, 2019
Press Release Comments Off on The Republic of Korea tops the medal tally at the Micron Singapore World Para Bowling Tour Series 2019

The final day of the competition saw to Singapore clinching 3 medals in the All Events – 2 Silver and 1 Bronze by Thomas Nathan Chan (TPB 1), Mohamed Ismail Bin Hussian (TPB 3) and Diane Neo Pei Lin (TPB 4) respectively. This brings Singapore to 4th place on the medal tally with 2 Gold, 5 Silver and

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Singapore achieves two more medals at the Micron Singapore World Para Bowling World Series

July 26, 2019
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Mohammad Ismail Bin Hussain (SGP) and his partner Thomas Nathan Chan (SGP) came in second in the doubles TPB1 + TPB2/TPB3 (Mixed) event with a score of 1908 behind Malaysians Mohd Rizal Hassan and Muhd Hairul Miran who scored 2263. Japanese Chiemi Inoue and Toshio Ozaki trailed in with a score of 1793 to secure

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Mohammad Ismail Bin Hussian secures another medal for Singapore

July 25, 2019
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Long-time rivals meet again at the Micron Singapore World Para Bowling. Mohammad Ismail (SGP) and Mohd Rizal Hassan (MAS) competed in the Singles TPB3 event and it was a see-saw of results throughout the 6 games. Mohd Rizal emerged with the top score of 1215 whilst Mohamed Ismail scored 1170, securing a silver ahead of

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Singapore rolls off with 2 Gold and 1 Silver on day 1 of the Micron Singapore World Para Bowling Tour Series

July 24, 2019
Press Release Comments Off on Singapore rolls off with 2 Gold and 1 Silver on day 1 of the Micron Singapore World Para Bowling Tour Series

The Micron Singapore World Para Bowling Tour Series 2019 starts today as over 100 athletes from ten countries – Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Republic of Korea, Malaysia, Philippines, Chinese Taipei, Thailand and Singapore -gather to pit their bowling skills against one another. Setting the tone for the start of the competition, Thomas Nathan Chan bagged a Gold

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Micron Singapore World Para Bowling Tour Series sees huge growth: Participants more than double from previous year

July 17, 2019
Press Release Comments Off on Micron Singapore World Para Bowling Tour Series sees huge growth: Participants more than double from previous year

About 120 para bowlers from ten countries – Chinese Taipei, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Republic of Korea, Malaysia, Philippines, Thailand, and Singapore – have been confirmed to participate in the upcoming Micron Singapore World Para Bowling Tour Series 2019. This is a significant increase from 56 athletes at the 2018 inaugural edition. Besides the

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Singapore Earns Rights to Host Micron Singapore World Para Bowling Tour Series for Second Consecutive Year

July 9, 2019
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The Singapore Disability Sports Council (SDSC) today announced that Micron Foundation, the non-profit entity of Micron Technology, has pledged a $100,000 donation to its “Live the Dream” programme, enabling the advocacy agency to organise the World Para Bowling Tour Series in Singapore for the second time. Singapore is the only host country to be given

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Team Singapore finishes final day of the Singapore 2019 World Para Swimming World Series with two more medals

May 12, 2019
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Backed by a strong home crowd, Team Singapore swimmers Toh Wei Soong and Yip Pin Xiu made their last attempts for podium finishes on this final evening of the Singapore 2019 World Para Swimming World Series in the Men’s 50m Butterfly and Women’s 50m Backstroke events respectively. Their efforts paid off with two silvers medals,

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Final day of Singapore 2019 World Para Swimming World Series set to wrap up with intense races and stellar finishes

May 12, 2019
Press Release Comments Off on Final day of Singapore 2019 World Para Swimming World Series set to wrap up with intense races and stellar finishes

This morning heats saw Team Singapore swimmers Yip Pin Xiu and Toh Wei Soong entering the finals of the third and last day of Singapore 2019 World Para Swimming World Series, which also marks the last two chances for Singapore to raise its medal haul. Yip placed fourth in the Women’s 50m Backstroke heats with

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