spexCarding is a high-performance sports support programme by Sport Singapore. This programme serves as the entry point for athletes to join the national sports development system and in order to gain entry, athletes are required to be nominated by their National Sports Associations (NSAs).
For information on the SportSG spexCarding Scheme and other High Performance Sports Support programmes, please refer to Singapore Sports High Performance Sports Support.
Developing Team Singapore Athletes Holistically in Education and Career
Athletes under the spexCarding Scheme can also approach the Athlete Life team for opportunities and support.
The Singapore Sport Institute (SSI) set up the Athlete Life team to develop Team Singapore athletes holistically in key areas of education, career and life-skills. The Athlete Life team comprises of spexBusiness and spexEducation:
There are 3 key areas of support for your athletes from the team:
– Access to a network of 57 athlete-friendly spexBusiness companies across various industries offering various work exposure opportunities
– Gain a head start in setting up their business through mentorship guidance, resources and connections
– Access to athlete life coaching that guides them into planning and making decisions and proactively prepare for transitions ahead
Contact the Athlete Life team if they would like to:
Please refer to the attached Athlete Life Fact Sheet for more information