Crossfit duo to fly Singapore flag at global games

Medical student Ian Wee, 24, and CrossFit coach Landy Eng, 30, are the first Singaporeans to compete in the global CrossFit Games, after recent changes to the qualifying format.

Qualifying format changes at the local level allow for a wider international representation

Medical student Ian Wee used to have a cup of bubble tea every day, but has cut that out for several months now.

"My dietitian gives me a specific meal plan. She tells me what to eat exactly... how many grams of oats, broccoli or green peppers," the 24-year-old told The Straits Times in a recent interview.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on July 29, 2019, with the headline 'Crossfit duo to fly S'pore flag at global games'. Print Edition | Subscribe