Fundraising for Singapore water polo, recruitment for girls’s water polo growth group

The Singapore water polo arm of the Singapore Swimming Affiliation will likely be aiming to lift $50,000 throughout their neighborhood fundraising occasion on 7 and eight Jan on the Our Tampines Hub.

The target of the fundraising is to assist new programmes for the Singapore males’s and girls’s nationwide water polo group and its youth to increase, develop, develop and take part in additional competitions to raise their expertise and expertise, as posted by the nationwide sports activities affiliation on their Fb web page.

The neighborhood fundraising occasion could have carnival video games and mini competitions for all age teams, and open and masters groups over the 2 days.

Photograph: Singapore Swimming Affiliation

“This can allow Singapore Water Polo to regain our place as Kingpins of Water Polo in South East Asia and, in the long term, to realize podium place on the Asian Video games.” mentioned the Singapore Swimming Affiliation.

Singapore’s solely gold medal on the Asian Video games was in 1954, braving the percentages to defeat the mighty Japan 4-2 within the closing. Japan went on to win 4 consecutive gold medals after that in 1958, 1962, 1966 and 1970 Asian Video games. Singapore’s greatest place since then was a bronze medal in 1962, 1978, and 1986.

The Republic loved higher success nearer to house within the SEA Video games as they’d an unrestricted win to the gold medal since 1965, clinching their twenty fourth gold medal on the 2011 SEA Video games in Jakarta, Indonesia.

However their reign as kings of Southeast Asian water polo quickly led to 2019, when Singapore suffered their first water polo defeat, 5-7, to Indonesia. The Indonesians went on to clinch the gold medal, whereas Singapore needed to accept the bronze medal.

The Singapore ladies’s water polo group may also be holding a recruitment day for his or her growth group for ladies between 13 and 19 years previous on Jan 8 from 3.30 pm to five.30 pm on the OCBC Aquatic Centre, Singapore Sports activities hub.

Extra particulars could be discovered beneath.

Photograph: Singapore Swimming Affiliation

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