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Singapore Athletics is launching a Regional Training Center program to sustain and enhance the development of athletes within the athletics ecosystem. Three regional training center programs will be launched on 1 September 2021 for throws, jumps and runs respectively. The Regional Training Center program will be launched in HOA before being moved to its respective homes across the island. Athletes without a regular coach, please apply in the form below.


RTC Objective

  • To reduce the attrition rate among athletes in the developmental pipeline
  • Provide high potential athletes structured training program
  • Track development of high potential athletes
  • Event Opportunities
  • Transition pathway to High Performance Coaches and/or National Team


RTC Selection criteria

High Potential athletes who lack one or more critical components of development:

  • Club/ CCA in school
  • Coach
  • Training facilities (Track, Pit, Field, Gym etc.

Proof of high potential to be based on:

  • NSG and other competition results
  • Singapore Athletics top 6 ranking

Core groups:

  • Secondary School students
  • Post-secondary athletes
  • To ensure catchment of late bloomers, capacity of coaching to be maximised by outreach to secondary target group

For athletes who do not meet the criteria, please indicate in the online form below ‘APPEALS’.


Table 1

SA rankings of 6th position from 1-Jan-2019 to 31-Dec-2019 was used as the baseline indicator for the selection criteria. While results from 2020 to 2021 was not used as there is lesser datapoints results due to COVID-19.

U20 Junior (18-19yrs) U18 Youth (16-17yrs)
Event 2019 SA rankings 6th 2019 SA rankings 6th
100m male 11.29 11.43
200m male 23.10 23.34
400m male 52.30 52.83
800m male 2:04.58 2:07.57
1500m male 4:22.56 4:23.57
5000m male 17:19.44
10000m male 38:21.43
Marathon male
110mH 0.914m male 15.21
110mH 0.991m male 18.16
110mH 1.067m male
400mH 0.838m male 1:01.83
400mH 0.914m male 1:02.67
3000m SC 0.914m male 10:55.69
10000m RW male 1:00:20.50
20km RW male
50km RW male
High Jump male 1.75 1.88
Pole Vault male 3.60 3.20
Long Jump male 6.63 6.33
Triple Jump male 13.26 13.35
Shotput 5kg male 12.87
Shotput 6kg male 10.08
Shotput 7.26kg male
Discus Throw 1.5kg male 39.80
Discus Throw 1.75kg male 21.42
Discus Throw 2kg male
Javelin Throw 700g male 41.79
Javelin Throw 800g male 36.55
Hammer Throw 6kg male No data
Hammer Throw 7.26kg male
100m female 13.00 12.76
200m female 26.96 26.57
400m female 1:05.75 1:03.78
800m female 2:39.34 2:45.75
1500m female 5:26.33 5:33.20
3000m female 13:44.41
5000m female 24:23.27
10000m female
Marathon female
100mH 0.762m female 17.76
100mH 0.838m female 18.70
400mH 0.762m female 1:18.63 1:18.58
3000m SC 0.762m female 16:20.82
10000m RW female No data
20km RW female
High Jump female 1.45 1.45
Pole Vault female 2.60 2.45
Long Jump female 4.86 5.10
Triple Jump female 10.51 10.60
Shotput 3kg female 10.37
Shotput 4kg female 8.06
Discus Throw 1kg female 28.58 29.05
Javelin Throw 500g female 25.01
Javelin Throw 600g female 22.04
Hammer Throw 4kg female No data


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