Winter sports: S'pore ski-snowboard body inspired to cast eye at 2022 Winter Games

SSSA president Low Teo Ping hailed short track speed skater Cheyenne Goh's participation at the Pyeongchang Games (above) in February as a "tremendous inspiration".
SSSA president Low Teo Ping hailed short track speed skater Cheyenne Goh's participation at the Pyeongchang Games (above) in February as a "tremendous inspiration".PHOTO: AFP
SSSA will start by identifying those who can excel, says president Low Teo Ping.
SSSA will start by identifying those who can excel, says president Low Teo Ping.

The Singapore Ice Skating Association's recent success in having an athlete compete at the Winter Olympic Games for the first time has partly inspired another national sports association, as it works towards earning representation at the 2022 edition in Beijing.

Singapore Ski & Snowboard Association (SSSA) president Low Teo Ping yesterday hailed short track speed skater Cheyenne Goh's participation at the Pyeongchang Games in February as a "tremendous inspiration", adding: "If they can do it, we can do the same."

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on May 23, 2018, with the headline 'Ski-snowboard body inspired to cast eye at 2022 Games'. Print Edition | Subscribe