Twirling a whirl of colours

National gymnast Tong Kah Mun, 18, twirling her colourful ribbon while performing her routine at the Singapore Open Gymnastics Championships at Bishan Sports Hall. After finishing second in the ribbon competition yesterday, the all-around runner-up a
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National gymnast Tong Kah Mun, 18, twirling her colourful ribbon while performing her routine at the Singapore Open Gymnastics Championships at Bishan Sports Hall. After finishing second in the ribbon competition yesterday, the all-around runner-up also topped the rope, hoop, ball and clubs events. This year's edition saw more than 250 participants from seven countries compete, the biggest field so far in the rhythmic gymnastics competition.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on June 27, 2016, with the headline 'Twirling a whirl of colours'. Print Edition | Subscribe