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Coach Yi Ling

Yi Ling started off in Artistic Gymnastics for 6 years where she represented CHIJ St Nicholas Girls’ School, Primary in the National Inter-School Competition where she clinched 3rd Place in both the C-Division Novice Group (2006) and C-Division Optional Group (2007). She also placed 4th overall in Floor Finals 2007. Additionally, Yi Ling is also passionate about Athletics where she bagged multiple medals from many events. Apart from Artistic Gymnastics, Yi Ling is also a versatile dancer that is trained in classical ballet, street jazz, chinese and contemporary dance. She has competed and placed in several local and international dance competitions including Starlight Dance Competition (4x Champion 2022), Get The Beat (2nd Place 2016 & 2x 4th Place 2022), Asia Arts Festival (Silver) and many more. 

 

Yi Ling also got the opportunity to perform and choreograph on major stages both internationally and locally on several occasions, thus receiving the Colours Award for Outstanding Contribution in Dance. Yi Ling was also able to lead by example when she was the Sports Captain in 2010, Cheerleading Captain in 2012, Student Instructor in 2016 and Dance Leader for the National Day Parade, Floating Platform Team 2021 led by renowned choreographer, Mr Zaini Tahir. 

 

She hopes to inspire her gymnasts by constantly reminding them to take charge of their own learning and be proud of their achievements regardless big or small. Ultimately, she wants the gymnasts to be in an environment where they feel at home which helps in creating an increased opportunity for long term success as an athlete.