Stanley Ng, 30, is the President of FAT UWR, which stands for First Asian Team Underwater Rugby – the only underwater rugby team in Singapore and first in the region. The team may be less than two years old but they have been punching above their weight clinching back-to-back third placing at the regional 2015 and 2016 Pan Pacific Cup in Australia.
They train every weekend at Queenstown Swimming Complex.
How did you get involved in this sport?
I was looking for a sport that allowed me to keep up my active lifestyle, but without all the hard impact and negative side effects you would get from land sports. I knew the founder of the sport in Singapore, we were college mates and I thought I’d give it a go.
What kind of a workout do you get from playing this sport?
I would say it’s comparable toRead More »from Why I Play: Stanley Ng, underwater rugby