Olympic fever continues to sweep the world as we reach the mid-point mark of the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Likewise, many Singaporeans are continuing to root for Team Singapore as they continue to fly our nation’s flag high and do us proud.
Many may know the number of medals we’ve won at the Olympics over the years (a total of 4 – two silvers and two bronzes), as well as the athlete who won our first ever Olympics medal (weightlifter Tan Howe Liang in 1960). But what else do we know about our involvement in the Olympics over the years?
Here are 5 fun facts about Team Singapore that you may not have known!