Athletics: Former chief Tang Weng Fei to run for president at Singapore Athletics election

Former Singapore Athletics boss Tang Weng Fei finds the national sports association "dysfunctional".
Former Singapore Athletics boss Tang Weng Fei finds the national sports association "dysfunctional".ST PHOTO: DESMOND FOO

He says there's need to listen more to athletes and coaches and instil discipline in athletes

SINGAPORE - An old face will contest the presidency at the upcoming Singapore Athletics (SA) election in a bid to take the "dysfunctional" national sports association to new heights.

Former SA chief Tang Weng Fei, 64, who last year said he was mulling a return to the helm, told The Straits Times: "I've been asking (myself) this question: Whether I have to or I need to (come back). I don't think I have to, I've done enough in my total of eight years as president.

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