Ministry of Education of Singapore supports Bossaball
- When: Long-term collaboration
Bossaball is supported by the Ministry of Education and the Singapore Sports Council.
Dr. Ng Eng Hen, Minister of Education of Singapore, gave a speech at the international education conference in Toronto. The minister presented the educational project and, among other things, spoke of bossaball as a new sport in the Singaporean education. He cited the sport as a highlight of its innovative approach to education: “New learning spaces: One school decided to introduce an unusual sport as part of its physical education programme – Bossaball. This relatively new sport combines elements of volleyball, soccer and acrobatics and is played on an inflatable court fitted with trampolines, against the backdrop of bossa nova music.!
An article in the Nanyang Chronicle goes more into detail: