c/o Sport Singapore, 3 Stadium Drive, #01-33
|Phone:||(+65) 6440 9763|
|Fax:||(+65) 6345 2482|
Dear Dragon Boat Community,
1. Please be informed that Singapore is experiencing haze conditions as reported by the National Environment Agency (NEA). You can refer to www.haze.gov.sg for the latest update.
2. SDBA’s haze action plan was first implemented in 27/09/2015 and updated regularly as and when NEA alerted the onset of haze conditions. As such, SDBA has reviewed the action plan and now release the following advisory concerning dragon boating on water and/or on land:-
a. All dragon boat activity to cease at PSI level >200 at either 1hr PM2.5 and/or 24hr readings.
b. At PSI level 100 to 199, Teams are advised to review the conditions and check on physical status of own crew. Whenever in doubt or undecided, all decision makers are advised to err on the side of safety and caution and cease the activity.
3. We enclosed the full Haze Action Plan for your understanding.
4. With regards to the sport and activity of dragon boating, please note that this action plan should overwrite all other general safety plans in the interest of the safety of the dragon boater.