S'pore sends off winter sports athletes

Minister for Culture, Community and Youth Grace Fu speaking to athletes at yesterday's official send-off ceremony for the Special Olympics World Winter Games. Singapore will be represented by 14 athletes - eight floorball players and six speed skater
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Minister for Culture, Community and Youth Grace Fu speaking to athletes at yesterday's official send-off ceremony for the Special Olympics World Winter Games. Singapore will be represented by 14 athletes - eight floorball players and six speed skaters - at the March 14-25 Games in Austria, which will feature over 3,000 athletes from 110 nations. The Republic first took part in the Games at the 2013 edition in Pyeongchang.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on March 12, 2017, with the headline 'S'pore sends off winter sports athletes'. Print Edition | Subscribe