This article has multiple issues. It was officially opened on 2 April 2004 by Mr Goh Chok Tong, Singapore’s second Talent identification and development programmes in sport pdf Minister.
75 million complex was built on a 7-hectare site in Woodlands, and upon completion, took the address, 1 Champions Way. More than 1,200 12- and 13-year-olds participated in the sports selection trials in August 2003. Badminton, Bowling, Football, Netball, Sailing, Swimming, Table Tennis and Track and Field. This pioneer batch started its academic year as Secondary 1 and Secondary 2 student-athletes on 5 January 2004, and moved into the boarding school, Olympus Lodge, on 25 January 2004. Mr Moo Soon Chong was the founding principal of Singapore Sports School. He was assisted by Mr Chua Choon Seng, Director of Corporate Services and Dr Irwin Seet, Director of Sports, Mr Seah Poh Chua, Director of Academics and School Administration, who was Dean of the Academic Wing then, and a core team. Mr Moo retired on 14 December 2007 and Mrs Deborah Tan was appointed principal of Singapore Sports School on 15 December 2007.