CLARK, PHILIPPINES — The Quah sisters thumped to a one-two finish in the 100m butterfly finals yesterday, the last day of the SEA Games swim meet at the New Clark City Aquatics Centre. Ting Wen, who swam 59.62s, took home the gold, piquing defending champion Jing Wen. The silver medallist finished a hair later, at
For discus thrower Eric Yee, finding himself on the start list of this year’s SEA Games was the culmination of an accidental journey. Back in Hwa Chong Institution, a 13-year-old Yee tried out for judo, volleyball, and track & field during the CCA trials. After being selected for the sprints team, Yee broke his
For marathoner Serena Teoh, reaching the start line of the SEA Games this year was a stretch despite clocking a season’s best at the Tokyo Marathon. Diagnosed with a severe stress injury in July while preparing for a marathon in Finland, forced time off was not something Teoh needed, especially with the Games looming.
Educity, MALAYSIA – After crossing the finish line at the Triathlon Singapore mixed relay trial on Saturday morning, Ahmad Arif Ibrahim, went back to his room to sleep without drinking or eating. Racing while fasting may seem contradictory to some. Not for Arif. He competed in both the triathlon and duathlon mixed relay trials,