ONE FM 91.3 DJ Elliott Danker launches new local sports Web series Dank It Up

SINGAPORE - A new six-episode Web series has been recently launched, taking a look at Singapore sports and its national athletes.

Started by ONE FM 91.3 DJ Elliott Danker, the light-hearted weekly episodes are aired every Thursday on YouTube.

Previous episodes featured former Singapore rugby player Paul Foster, Women's Tennis Association Finals tournament director Melissa Pine and Ultimate Fighting Championship fighter Colby Covington.

This week's episode, which airs on June 1, sees Danker speak to national hurdler and 2015 SEA Games 400m hurdles silver medallist Dipna Lim Prasad.

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Future episodes will star former national striker Aleksandar Duric and national netball vice-captain Charmaine Soh, who led her team to victory at the 2015 Games on home soil.

Each episode includes an interview with the athlete, a series of quick-fire questions-and-answers, and Dank It Up, where Danker challenges the athletes in their own sport but with a twist.

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Besides Danker, his team includes assistant director Nicholas Kwan, associate producers Ken Koh and Alex Tan plus consultant Kenneth Wong.

Danker said: "Every week, I'll have a special guest as I try probe into his or her personal life, find out more about the sport that they play."

To watch the episodes online, visit youtube.com/c/dankitup.