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  • Wang Phanee, Femininity in Singapore's Muay Thai Scene

    Wang Phanee, Femininity in Singapore's Muay Thai Scene

    "When people say age is a factor for Muay Thai, I tell them that is not true. It is different being a professional fighter and coaching because for fighting you just need to train but for coaching you need to guide your students and...

  • Above and Beyond – a National Athlete’s Commitment in Growing Sport

    Above and Beyond – a National Athlete’s Commitment in Growing Sport

    There was nothing short of a pleasant surprise for the national high jumper, Michelle Sng, when over 40 participants turned up for the 2nd Singapore High Jump Series event she had organised in June. The sport was in a clear need for...

  • Global Footprints - Tips of an Avid Travethlete

    Global Footprints - Tips of an Avid Travethlete

    How are the roads there? What time is it safe to run over there? Is it safe at all? A dozen questions come up if you really think about it, so I’ll suggest you do your research. Being a light traveller, my logistical considerations are: how...

  • BIBFIX - Why Ruin Your Race Tops With Safety Pins?

    BIBFIX - Why Ruin Your Race Tops With Safety Pins?

    Nights before races are meant to be relaxed but focused so that you're in the best shape to tear up the tarmac the next day. Something I've dreaded through the years is pinning on a race bib. There will always be at...

  • Singapore Shooting for Victory with Jasmine Ser

    Singapore Shooting for Victory with Jasmine Ser

    Jasmine Ser, at 25 years old, has already shown the world that our little red dot is a force to be reckoned with, especially when it comes to the Olympic stage.  Singapore’s national shooter, gives a whole new meaning to the term...

  • Heart Disease: Difference in Men and Women

    Heart Disease: Difference in Men and Women

    A major challenge in diagnosing heart disease and especially coronary heart disease in women is that the warning signs in women may be different from those in men. Hence many women delay getting help for their heart problems. 

  • Heart Attacks and Sudden Deaths among Athletes

    Heart Attacks and Sudden Deaths among Athletes

    An active lifestyle may not guarantee your immunity to heart attacks. We explore the increasing occurrence of heart attacks among athletes and why they happen.

  • Sports Injuries: Prevention Is Better Than Cure

    Sports Injuries: Prevention Is Better Than Cure

    Many forms of exercise require one to repeatedly strain a certain part of your body. Inadequate caution may cause inflammation to your body and result in a sport injury. Take precautions to prevent these painful conditions.