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Suggestions for a key cycling Route-Bishan To Gardens by the Bay

Recently, Straits Times reported that URA is conducting a study on making the Bishan-Kallang Park Connector a seamless route. If the study is successful, it could pave the way for other similar “commute” route for cyclists and runners who wish to commute other ways. 390 more words

Poltics

Why do they grunt?

Does the ‘tennis grunt’ serve a useful purpose, or is it simply a bit of gamesmanship designed to put off opponents?

Ever since Monica Seles was psyched out of the 1992 Wimbledon title after demands that she reduce the noise level of her grunts, this issue has been of great debate particularly in women’s tennis. 476 more words

Fitness News

PLAY: The path to discovery Or my Friday afternoon experiment

Creative Academic!

PLAY: The path to discovery Or my Friday afternoon experiment

I was recently asked to write an article for the creative academic magazine by Dr Chrissi Nerantzi ( 50 more words

LTA

Downtown Line Stage 2 to open in December ahead of schedule: Lui Tuck Yew

SINGAPORE – The 12 stations of Stage 2 of the Downtown Line will open this December after all, as longer construction hours and more efficient work processes managed to make up the time lost when a key contractor went bust in 2013. 518 more words

Others

'Transitioning'

Thank you to @gingertwit for this suggestion. It is a really important one as according to most critics this is where we go wrong in British Tennis. 619 more words

Athlete

Uber and Grabtaxi drivers requiring a vocational licence

From ‘Uber, Grabtaxi drivers may need vocational licence’, 10 June 15, article by Zachary Soh, My Paper

DRIVERS who run chauffeur services under ride-booking apps such as Uber could be required to obtain a vocational licence in the future. 

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Money

You want to win? Then learn how to lose

Well what a Grand Slam that was! 254 players lost and only 2 remained undefeated. It was an astonishing display of skill, passion, focus and brutal physicality. 693 more words

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