Olympic Channel is an over-the-top Internet television service operated by the International Olympic Committee (IOC). It was launched on 21 August 2016, alongside the closing of the 2016 Summer Olympics. The service aims to maintain year-round interest in Olympic sports between iterations of the Summer and Winter Olympics, especially among a younger audience. It will feature…Details
The Olympic Day Celebrations is held annually in Singapore in conjunction with the worldwide celebration of the Olympic Day to help spread the ideals of the Olympic movement. This year, the Singapore National Olympic Council will be organising the Olympic Day Walk on Saturday, 22 July 2017 as part of IOC’s Olympic Day celebrations. Beside the Olympic Day…Details
Beach volleyball players and cyclists aged 18 and below can now participate in the 2017 Singapore Youth Olympic Festival (SYOF). These two new sports have been added to the roster for the annual multi-sport festival from 30 June to 13 August. The line-up will now boast a total of 12 sports consisting badminton, 3×3 and 5×5 basketball, cycling, fencing, football 5s, rugby 7s,…Details
Olympians Lee Wung Yew (51) and Mark Chay (35) will join the Team Singapore contingent as deputy chefs de mission for the upcoming 29th SEA Games in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The Singapore National Olympic Council (SNOC) announced today that Lee and Chay will both assist chef de mission Milan Kwee (71) in leading Team Singapore…Details
First-time high performance awardees from sport climbing and ice skating among 335 student-athlete recipients of SOF-Peter Lim Scholarship
A total of 335 student-athletes were awarded the Singapore Olympic Foundation-Peter Lim Scholarship today, with sport climbers and ice skaters represented in the under-18 high performance category for the first time since the inception of the Scholarship in 2010. The latest batch of scholars also include a bumper crop of 49 recipients in the under-18…Details
The SOF office will be closed on Friday, 27 January 2017 at 12noon till Monday, 30 January 2017 for the Lunar New Year Holidays.
The application of the Singapore Olympic Foundation – Peter Lim Scholarship 2017 opens on Tuesday, 3 January 2017 and closes on Tuesday, 31 January 2017 at 4pm.
For more details, please refer to http://sof.sg/scholarship/.
The Singapore National Olympic Council (SNOC) announced the appointment of Mr Milan Kwee (70) as the Chef de Mission for Team Singapore at the 29th South-east Asian Games (SEA Games). This is Kwee’s debut as Chef de Mission for Team Singapore. Kwee who is currently serving the Singapore Taekwondo Federation as the President, was a…Details
The Olympic Day Celebrations is held annually in Singapore in conjunction with the worldwide celebration of the Olympic Day to help spread the ideals of the Olympic movement. This year, the Singapore National Olympic Council will be organising the Olympic Day on Saturday, 9 July 2016 as part of IOC’s Olympic Day celebrations. There will…Details
Singapore, 8 March 2016 – The International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the Singapore National Olympic Council (SNOC) honoured three Singaporeans today – Mr Tan Howe Liang (83), Dr Tan Eng Liang (79) and Mr Chris Chan (66) for their contribution to the Olympic movement at the IOC Awards Presentation held at Faber Peak Singapore. The…Details