The 28th SEA Games is just a few weeks away and with 36 sports lined up for this grand regional sporting event, we can expect lots of excitement, new records being broken and of course, drama in the arena(s). As part of an initiative to get more people to catch the games, fans are treated to free admissions to 18 sporting events namely Athletics, Archery, Softball, Tennis, Squash, Rowing, Canoe/Kayak, Sailing, Traditonal Boat Race, Water Ski, Cycling, Golf, Triathlon, Bowling, Shooting, Petanque, Hockey and Floorball.
A fortnight prior to the match, Mr Kadir had been the talk of the town for becoming the first Singaporean to qualify for the Olympics. And that fame grew larger when he pulled off a sensational victory over an Italian boxer - in the 1972 Munich Olympics, who, like many of his European and North American counterparts, had already made a name for himself on the international scene.
If you have tried yoga and is looking to up one level in this sport-art-fitness form, you might want to consider being a trainer! IHA Yoga recently launched its Teacher Training Academy and you might just wanna check them out! The 2-storey yoga studio down at 409 Race Course Road sure has that open concept, calm-serenity ambience feel to it. Naise!
Every athlete started from somewhere. It is through their dedication, hard work and passion of pursuing the sport that got them to where they are right now. They are no different from you and me in chasing our own goals. Like them, we are all simply ordinary folks with big dreams. Get inspired by this video!
The Energizer Singapore Night Trail is back yet again and registration is now open! If you fancy taking part in this unique run in the wilderness of Mandai on Saturday, 2nd May 2015, read more to find out how you can win yourself a pair of running slots to this race! What better way to spend your long weekend than to explore the Mandai area at night. *wink*
At the gym? Better check in else it doesn't count. Once you're done, finish off with a nice tan and show off your hard work at the largest display of #spornosexual happening next month. Boomz!
In case you havent realised, our Singapore sports scene is picking up steam faster than you can name 3 athletes in the table tennis team. With so many sports facilities, fitness centres and exercise groups popping up, one might think that our National athletes would benefit from all these. But do they?
The last time we checked, Future Music Festival Asia (or FMFA for short) did not manage to get its permit to wow the crowd here in Singapore, citing potential drug related offences. But hey, here's another (running) festival you might want to go for if you're looking for some space to paaartaaay! Don't say we never jio.
In case you did not know, Orchard Road will be shutting down its stretch (from ION to Takashimaya) this Saturday, 7th March 2015 and opening it up to the pedestrains! As part of its Pedestrian Night inititative, this will be its final one and it will be play host to some of our local athletes who will be competing in the upcoming SEA Games. But wait, there's more!