Minister Grace Fu to support Team Singapore in Rio

Minister Grace Fu to support Team Singapore in Rio

Minister for Culture, Community and Youth Grace Fu will be in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, from Aug 11-13 to cheer on the Team Singapore athletes at the Summer Olympics.

Team Singapore flag off

SINGAPORE: Minister for Culture, Community and Youth Grace Fu will be in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil from Aug 11 to 13 to cheer on Team Singapore athletes at the Summer Olympics, the ministry said in a press statement on Wednesday (Aug 10).

The Singapore contingent, led by Mr Low Teo Ping, Chef de Mission for Team Singapore, consists of 25 athletes competing in 7 sports.

“Singapore’s best athletes are ready to do our nation proud at the Summer Olympics. They have trained very hard to fly our flag at the world’s pinnacle sporting event," said Ms Fu, who will be accompanied by officials from the Ministry of Culture, Community and Youth as well as Sport Singapore.

"We are standing together with them as One Team Singapore, and giving our athletes our fullest support!” she added.

Source: CNA/am

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