posted on October 15, 2010 22:29
A warm welcome greeted our Team Singapore athletes as they touched down at Changi Airport from New Delhi, India, where the 19th Commonwealth Games had been held.
Although clearly fatigued from the arduous competition and return flight, the athletes were happy to finally reach home to be received by their family, friends, supporters and officials who adorned them with garlands of orchids.
“I congratulate all the competitors, officials, athletes, parents and families. I think it was a terrific job done by all,” said Richard Seow, Chairman of the Singapore Sports Council. “Right now 11 Gold medals are a pinnacle. We’ll use this as a base and move on from there for the next Games.”
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