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Yip Pin Xiu Crowned Athlete Of The Year 2015

01 Feb 2016



  • Yip Pin Xiu Crowned Athlete Of The Year 2015

    Yip Pin Xiu Crowned Athlete Of The Year 2015

RP alumni and national para-swimmer, Yip Pin Xiu did RP proud when she was named The Straits Times Athlete of the Year, edging out accomplished athletes such as Shanti Pereira and Joseph Schooling. Born with muscular dystrophy, she is recognised by many as an inspirational role model. Grace Fu, Minister for Culture, Community and Youth, also paid tribute to Pin Xiu for embodying the values of overcoming adversities, pursuing one’s dreams and not giving up by working hard.