News: 1000 Kilometres in 4 Days for the Kidney Dialysis Foundation

Cycling is a leisure sport for most, but for a group of 70 passionate cyclists, they have discovered an opportunity to turn their hobby into a good cause. Come 15-18 January 2016, these cyclists will be participating in the KDF Millennium Ride and riding 1000km in four days to raise funds for the Kidney Dialysis Foundation (KDF). Held since 2014, the annual KDF Millennium Ride is organised by Epic Cyclist, a local cycling group, and known as one of the most physically and mentally demanding rides in the region. Cyclists will endure at least 8 hours of cycling to complete a distance of 250km each day through various types of terrain and weather conditions from Malaysia to Singapore. This charity…

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Event: Be the Next Pirate King at the first One Piece Run 2016 in Southeast Asia!

Are you a One Piece anime / manga fan? And love to go for theme runs? Be the next Pirate King (of Singapore) at the first One Piece Run 2016! ***** One Piece, a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Eiichiro Oda, follows the adventures of Monkey D. Luffy, and his Straw Hat crew on the trail of a treasure known as “One Piece”. As of June 2015, more than 320 million copies of the manga has been printed worldwide , making it the best ­selling manga series in history! A first for Southeast Asia, Singapore is the second Asian country to host the run after Taiwan, were 12,000 participants at Taiwan One Piece Run 2015. The One Piece Run in Singapore will…

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News: National Geographic Live returns to Singapore with a new season of adventure and exploration!

Behind every great National Geographic story, there is a storyteller who travels to the wildest places on earth to bring home epic tales of adventure and discovery. Returning for its second year at the Esplanade Concert Hall, National Geographic Live Singapore will feature two of National Geographic’s veteran photographers – Steve Winter and Brian Skerry – who’ll share stories from life behind the lens on 25 August 2015 and 24 January 2016 respectively. ***** Big Cat legend Steve Winter will share his intense encounters and astonishing images of the big cats of India, Brazil, and Hollywood. Finding and capturing rare images of these elusive and beautiful endangered species often requires many months in the field, working under dangerous and difficult conditions.…

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Contest: The Fun Movement by Sentosa

In a new campaign called “The Fun Movement”, Sentosa invites residents of Singapore to nominate people who most deserve to take a break and relax. From 27 May to 28 June 2015, residents in Singapore can nominate their personal heroes by logging on to Sentosa’s website or by visiting one of the Fun Movement’s nomination booths located in Nex Mall and Temasek Polytechnic. Each entry allows members of the public to nominate anyone who they think deserves to take some time off to enjoy themselves. Sentosa will select and feature 20 of the most inspiring stories on www.sentosa.com.sg/funmovement from 3 July, and members of the public will vote for the top five winners, who will then be taken on a…

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News: Sony World Photography Award 2016 – Open for Entries

The 2016 Sony World Photography Awards, the world’s largest photography competition organised by the World Photography Organisation, are now open for entries. Now in its ninth year, the awards attract both emerging talent and established artists, and present the world’s best contemporary photography from the last 12 months. Free to enter at www.worldphoto.org, photographers of all abilities are invited to submit their work to any of the awards’ five competitions: Professional – for serious photographers, 14 categories in two genres judged on a series of work (submission closes 12 January 2016) ○     Art – Architecture, Conceptual, Landscape, Portraiture, Staged, Still Life, Candid ○     Documentary – Campaign, Current Affairs, Contemporary Issues, Daily Life, Environment, People, Sport Open – open to all, 10 categories…

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Event: Strepsils Hits The Right Note Finals with Olivia Ong & Danny Loong

STREPSILS HITS THE RIGHT NOTE is a singing competition organised by Strepsils to celebrate World Voice Day. During this 2-month campaign starting from 1st April 2015, we want to highlight the joys and importance of having a healthy voice. After a careful selection process by the official judges for Strepsils The Right Note competition – International Singer Ms Olivia Ong, Co-founder and Chief Creative Director of Timbre Group Mr Danny Loong and a Strepsils representative, the top 5 finalists have emerged from a pool of over 300 submissions! All 5 finalists will perform a group song with Olivia Ong, as well as a song of their choice during The Right Note finals. The winner of The Right Note will walk…

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