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Longest Distance Covered Online By Runners In 10 Days

55tronger Together Virtual Run was jointly organised by Our Tampines Hub and Tampines West CSC to mark Singapore’s 55th year of independence. Registered runners ran on their own and uploaded their scores recorded on mobile apps from 27 Jul to 8 Aug 2020 to a weblink. For 10 days from 30 Jul to 8 Aug 2020, a total ... Read More »

Largest National Flag Made Of Paper Fortune Cookies

In 1930, Joo Long School was founded in a shophouse in Jurong. Over the years, the name was changed to Rulang Primary School. To mark its 90th anniversary and to celebrate National Day, the students wrote their wishes on slips of paper and folded them into fortune cookies. These were arranged into a Singapore flag on 7 Aug ... Read More »

Largest Logo Made Of Can Tabs

Tan Tock Seng Hospital’s theme for Nurses’ Day on 5 Aug 2020 was ‘Nothing is Impossible. I’m Possible’. Besides the possibility of coping with immensely increased workloads, the staff also found it possible to collect enough tabs from drink cans to make a logo measuring 4.1m by 5.1m. The tabs would later be sent to a recycling company ... Read More »

Largest Mass Online Salsation Workout

For the first time, National Day was mainly celebrated at home rather than with a large number of people. Tampines West CSC and Our Tampines Hub jointly organised a salsation session conducted over the Zoom platform on 9 Aug 2020. 211 people took part in the workout led by Julia Trotskaya from Russia and Roxana Rodriguez from Cuba. Read More »

Largest Collage Made Of Hand-Drawn Plastic Tiles

The months of staying at home caused by the Covid 19 pandemic did not stop rangoli artist Vijayalakshmi Mohan from her creative endeavours. Together with her grandson, Pranav Bakshi, they used markers to write on recycled plastic tiles in 4 languages to thank healthcare workers. They formed a collage measuring 4.5m by 2.6m on 26 Jul 2020 in ... Read More »

Longest Line Of Handmade Masks

Juying Primary School celebrated Racial Harmony Day on 16 Jul 2020 not only with everyone being masked but also with a display of handmade masks stringed together. The line of masks measured 136.5m long. The students made the masks and the teachers helped with the sewing. Read More »