Getting a feel of para-sports

Citi Singapore raised about $85,000 for the Singapore National Paralympic Council as part of the bank's Citi Allympics 2016 event yesterday. More than 3,500 participants attended the event at the Singapore Expo Hall 7A and tried their hand at various
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Citi Singapore raised about $85,000 for the Singapore National Paralympic Council as part of the bank's Citi Allympics 2016 event yesterday. More than 3,500 participants attended the event at the Singapore Expo Hall 7A and tried their hand at various para-sports including wheelchair basketball, boccia and para-table tennis. There was also a meet-and-greet session with local para-athletes including swimmer Theresa Goh and Singapore's first Paralympic champion Yip Pin Xiu.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on May 29, 2016, with the headline 'Getting a feel of para-sports'. Print Edition | Subscribe