Schooling and co get warning letters for Asiad infringement
National swimmers Joseph Schooling, Teo Zhen Ren and Roxanne Ho have been issued warning letters for leaving the Asian Games athletes’ village in Incheon, South Korea, on Sept 27 without permission.
The trio, who returned to the village allegedly intoxicated after their night out, were taken to task by the Singapore National Olympic Council (SNOC) yesterday for infringing the Code of Conduct for athletes and officials at major Games.
The SNOC panel of inquiry, comprising Jeffrey Beh (chairperson), Jessie Phua (Asiad chef de mission), Yip Ren Kai (SNOC Athletes Commission) and Dr Lim Yii Hong (Team Singapore chief medical officer at the Asian Games), also recommended that the SNOC Athletes Commission participates in future team managers’ meetings to share their experiences and to reinforce the importance of adhering to the Code of Conduct and other rules and regulations.
Read the full report in our print edition on Oct 29.
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