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Muhammad Diroy Bin Noordin_Credit to Seow Gim Hong (1)

The Singapore National Paralympic Council (SNPC) is pleased to announce that Singapore has been given an additional male slot for Athletics. 

Mr Muhammad Diroy Bin Noordin, Athletics athlete, will represent Singapore in the Men’s Shot Put F40 and Men’s Javelin F41 event at Rio.

A very excited and elated Mr Muhammad Diroy Bin Noordin said, “It had always been my dream to participate in the Paralympics, and I’m glad to be given the opportunity to represent Singapore. I’m elated to be part of the Team Singapore contingent and will do my best to make everyone proud.”

Singapore will be now represented by 13 athletes in 6 sports at the Rio Paralympic Games, a record for Singapore. The 6 sports are Archery, Athletics, Boccia, Equestrian, Sailing and Swimming.

The 13 athletes who will represent Singapore at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games are:

Archery               

Ms Nur Syahidah Binte Alim 

(debutant)   

Athletics

Ms Norsilawati Binte Sa’at    

(debutant)   

Mr Suhairi Bin Suhani        

(debutant)   

Mr Muhammad Diroy Bin Noordin

(debutant)   

Boccia

Ms Nurulasyiqah Binte Mohd Taha

 

Ms Toh Sze Ning   

(debutant)   

Equestrian

Ms Laurentia Tan Yen-Yi

 

Mr Tan Chern Maximillian

 

Ms Gemma Rose Foo Jen

 

Sailing

Mr Tan Wei Qiang, Jovin

 

Ms Yap Qian Yin

(debutant)   

Swimming

Ms Goh Rui Si, Theresa

 

Ms Yip Pin Xiu