01 July 16 | The Straits Times by MAY CHEN
Singapore Athletics (SA) will resolve the hotly debated wild card issue for next month's Olympic Games in a matter of days, with a nomination finalised by Sunday.
The news comes shortly after new management was voted in at Monday's annual general meeting, and on a day where two of the sport's most prominent athletes crossed swords over the issue.
The Straits Times understands that tweaks have be...
30 June 16 | The Straits Times
Singapore's young netballers will get a taste of helping out in a relief effort when they take part in Ground Zero - Run for Humanity 2016, Mercy Relief's flagship fund-raising event.
As part of Netball Singapore's three-year partnership with Mercy Relief, its first adopted charity, 11 of its Under-21 players will run while carrying relief-food packets weighing 7kg at the Aug 14 event at East Coa...
29 June 16 | The Straits Times by ALVIN CHIA
Singapore Athletics' new president Ho Mun Cheong was ill on his first day on the job and needed to see a doctor.
But the 67-year-old, who beat lawyer Edmond Pereira, 66, to the post in Monday's annual general meeting, was clear about what needed to be fixed in the sport.
And it looks like athletics is set to enjoy a more local flavour over the next couple of years.
For a start, Ho and his team...