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"I stand in awe sometimes" - Mick Massey Reflects on Rio Swim Glory

29 September, 2016

By Simon Evans

The three medals won by Pin Xiu and Theresa at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games were not just reward for two years of sustained effort but it was the fruit of two special relationships.

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Celebrating Singapore’s Best Paralympic Performance in Style

26 September, 2016

By Lee Yaocheng

Our Paralympians were given something a little more special as the Ferrari Owners' Club stepped forward to volunteer their cars and services.

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Behind the Scenes: Sports Psychology Plays Big Role for Team Singapore

26 September, 2016

By Simon Evans

Eesha Shah is part of the sports psychology team at the Singapore Sports Institute (SSI) and was present at both major Games this summer and gave some insight into the work she and her team do.

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Pin Xiu and Theresa Upbeat After Rio Exploits

23 September, 2016

By Jeremy Lee

It is not the quantity of our lives. It is the quality of how we spend each day

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Welcome Home, TeamSG Paralympians!

22 September, 2016

By Lee Yao Cheng

The contingent returned home on Wednesday morning to a rousing welcome from over 200 fans, who showered the athletes with affectionate hugs as soon as they stepped through the gates

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High hopes for Team Singapore Silat at Asian Beach Games

22 September, 2016

By Wong Jeng Teng

Singapore’s silat athletes are expecting a good showing at the Asian Beach Games despite challenges.

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Tears of Joy at Pin Xiu's Alma Mater

20 September, 2016

By Lee Yaocheng

“It was definitely very inspirational. “I think being her team mate made it extra special. It shows me that if you truly want to accomplish something and you have the power to work for it you can succeed.”

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Rio Daily: Rio Paralympics Will Live Long in Memory

19 September, 2016

By Simon Evans

For Team Singapore, it has been a memorable two weeks in Brazil with plenty of success, lots of signs of progress and optimism for what is to come in the four years before Tokyo 2020.

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Rio Daily: Theresa Proud of TeamSG as Games Comes to Close

18 September, 2016

By Simon Evans

Team Singapore’s Rio 2016 Paralympic Games campaign wrapped up on Saturday with one of the Republic’s medal winners, Theresa Goh, paying tribute to their entire team’s efforts.

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Rio Daily: Diroy Makes the Most of His Unexpected Rio Chance

17 September, 2016

By Simon Evans

Although Diroy was not able to reach his personal best in either of his competitions, a best throw of 7.29 in Friday’s shot put earned him 9th place, the 24-year-old learnt some valuable lessons.