Singapore

History

Singapore made its first Summer Olympic appearance in 1948 and has competed in most games since. The nation competed with Malaysia at the 1964 Olympics as the two nations were briefly merged and in 1980 Singapore participated in the United States led boycott. Singapore sends a small delegation with around 20 athletes to compete at most recent games. The athletes compete in a variety of sports including athletics, badminton, sailing, shooting, swimming, table tennis and weightlifting.

Singapore won its first medal in 1960 and has won a total of five medals across three sports; three in table tennis and one each in swimming and weightlifting. The most successful athlete is table tennis player Feng Tianwei whom won three medals. Feng won a silver (2008) and bronze (2012) medal in the women’s team event and a bronze medal in the women’s singles during the 2012 Olympics. In 2016 Singapore won a single medal.

Qualified Quotas

Badminton

Event Qualifying Athletes Selected Athletes
Men’s Singles Loh Kean Yew Loh Kean Yew
Women’s Singles Yeo Jia Min Yeo Jia Min

Diving

Event Qualifying Athletes Selected Athletes
Men’s 10m Platform Jonatan Chan Jonatan Chan
Women’s 10m Platform Freida Lim Freida Lim

Equestrian

Event Qualifying Athletes Selected Athletes
Individual Dressage Caroline Chew
Horse: Tribiani
Caroline Chew
Horse: Tribiani

Fencing

Event Qualifying Athletes Selected Athletes
Women’s Individual Epee Kiria Abdul Rahman Kiria Abdul Rahman
Women’s Individual Foil Amita Berthier Amita Berthier

Gymnastics

Event Qualifying Athletes Selected Athletes
Women’s Artistic Individual Events Tan Sze En Tan Sze En

Rowing

Event Qualifying Athletes Selected Athletes
Women’s Single Sculls Joan Poh Joan Poh

Sailing

Event Qualifying Athletes Selected Athletes
Women’s RS:X Amanda Ng Amanda Ng
Men’s Laser Ryan Lo Ryan Lo
Women’s 49erFX Kimberly Lim
Cecilia Low
Kimberly Lim
Cecilia Low

Shooting

Event Qualifying Athletes Selected Athletes
Women’s 10m Air Rifle Tessa Yeo Adele Tan

Swimming

Men’s Events

Event Qualifying Athletes Selected Athletes
Men’s 100m Backstroke Quah Zheng Wen
Men’s 100m Butterfly Joseph Schooling
Quah Zheng Wen

Women’s Events

Event Qualifying Athletes Selected Athletes
Women’s 10km Open Water Chantal Liew

Table Tennis

Event Qualifying Athletes Selected Athletes
Men’s Singles Clarence Chew Clarence Chew
Women’s Singles From Team Quota Feng Tianwei
From Team Quota Yu Mengyu
Women’s Team Feng Tianwei
Yu Mengyu
Lin Ye
Zeng Jian
Wong Xin Ru
Feng Tianwei
Yu Mengyu
Lin Ye