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Tag Archives: SEA Games 2015

Gate mess-up or ticket over-issue? Time to come clean, SINGSOC

By Howard Lee The latest response by the Singapore SEA Games Organising Committee (SINGSOC) on the jams at the SEA Games closing ceremony could hardly have appeased the crowd of thousands who were stuck outside the stadium. After the incident went viral on social media, SINGSOC went on the SEA Games 2015 Facebook page to issue its first apology and …

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Story behind stadium gate jams – SINGSOC over-catered on seats?

By Ariffin Sha As scenes of overcrowding outside the Sports Hub yesterday evening for the closing ceremony of the SEA Games went viral, questions need to be asked on whether the Singapore SEA Games Organising Committee (SINGSOC) have done all it could to make it better, or did it instead compound the problem. Agitated ticket holders queuing to enter the …

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The Revival of the Kallang Roar

By Ariffin Sha The Kallang Roar. You could almost imagine a middle aged man saying those three words with a sigh and a glimmer of wonder in his eyes as he recalls the glory days. The glory days, where teams who stood in the tunnel of the old National Stadium waiting to face the Lions were genuinely scared. They were …

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