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Meet Suhaidah Yusof, Floorball

‪#‎KnowourSGathletes‬: Suhaidah Mohd Yusof This is part of our #knowourSGathletes series, where we highlight some of our 24 athletes staying within our Kampung Sembawang community. :)

 

 

"Please come down and support the Singapore National Team during SEA Games! I will do our Kampung proud by playing my best and get that gold medal for Singapore!"

 

Suhaidah has been staying in Sembawang GRC all her life - for 26 years. She reminisces those childhood days, where she used to play badminton and soccer with her friends every Saturday, under her block. "Safe and pleasant environment" was what Suhaidah loves the most about staying here.

 

Suhaidah Yusof started playing floorball since 2007. She will be playing on Team Singapore's Women's Hockey Team for SEA GAMES 2015. This is the first time floorball is to feature at the SEA Games, which will take place from June 11 to 14.

 

In preparation of the upcoming SEA Games, Vice-caption Suhaidah and the women's floorball team spends spends 18 hours training for the SEA Games every week. Despite the intense training schedule, Suhaidah is looking forward to the SEA Games. "I am overwhelmed with excitement. It is an honour and blessing to represent Singapore, especially being able to play in Singapore."

 

 Let's support our Sembawang sporting hero, Suhaidah and the women team in the upcoming SEA Games! Catch Singapore Women's Floorball team play against Malaysia and Thailand on June 11 and 12 respectively at ITE Simei. Photos from Singapore Floorball Association, Singapore Women's Floorball National Team.

 

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