HEAD COACH, ASPIRE BADMINTON CENTRE
Coach Simon has been working as a professional badminton coach since year 2000. He is fully accredited and certified under NROC (National Registry of Coaches).
Prior to this, he was a representative of the Singapore National Badminton Team for 10 years. During his tenure in the Singapore National Badminton team, he garnered numerous accolades such as being a 2-time Singapore National Junior Champion for the singles and doubles events. He also won the runner-up position in the Singapore National Open Singles event. These achievements are possible due to his dedication to the sport and his willingness to learn and improve.
As a coach, Coach Simon has been impartial in sharing his expertise. He desires to impart his knowledge and skills to the next generation. Coach Simon has taught in several schools. Presently, he is the Head Coach of Kong Hwa Primary School, St. Joseph’s Institution and Cedar Girls’ School. Many of his students have accomplishments in local, youth and international badminton tournaments.
HEAD COACH, SINGAPORE NATIONAL PARA-BADMINTON TEAM
Coach Simon believes that persons with disabilities can also push past their physical limitations. He completed his Para Sports Coaching Programme, accredited by the International Paralympic Committee.
He took up the role of Head Coach of the Nation’s para-badminton team and was paramount in grooming Singapore’s first Para-Badminton World Champion Shuttler – Tay Wei Ming.