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Commando pioneer NSFs: "I remember the first time I…"
PEOPLE
06-Dec-19

Don't mess with these Uncles, they're two of 1st Commando Battalion's very first full-time national servicemen! What was their first impression of the Red Berets? What made them say "yes" to becoming Commandos themselves? Find out what a 35-year-long brotherhood looks like!

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How CPT (NS) Melvin Tan beat diabetes FEATURE
How CPT (NS) Melvin Tan beat diabetes
PEOPLE
06-Dec-19

Diabetes is incurable but Captain (CPT) (NS) Melvin Tan managed to "reverse" his condition.

What it means to be a Red Beret: Chief Commando Officer FEATURE
What it means to be a Red Beret: Chief Commando Officer
PEOPLE
05-Dec-19

Chief Commando Officer Kenny Tay shares his personal story of joining the Red Berets, and what it means to helm this elite unit.

What you need to know about the new Special Operations Command Centre FEATURE
What you need to know about the new Special Operations Command Centre
OPS & TRAINING
04-Dec-19

Mission planners can now coordinate multiple counter-terrorism operations across the country from a centralised command centre.

Every Singaporean Son – The Animated Series FEATURE
Every Singaporean Son – The Animated Series
OPS & TRAINING
02-Dec-19

In this first-ever animated series on National Service, follow four fresh enlistees as they embark on a journey of self-discovery during Basic Military Training (BMT).

72km, 72 hours: Road to the red beret
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72km, 72 hours: Road to the red beret
OPS & TRAINING
02-Dec-19

What does it take to don the red beret and be called a Commando? For these trainees, it’s about the magical number “72”.

Learn Krav Maga with SAF commando FEATURE
Learn Krav Maga with SAF commando
PEOPLE
29-Nov-19

Commando 3WO (NS) Edwin Peng shows you how to defend against a knife threat using Krav Maga techniques.

Founding father of the Commandos
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Founding father of the Commandos
PEOPLE
28-Nov-19

Take a walk back in time with Lieutenant Colonel (LTC) (Ret) Clarence Tan – the man credited for establishing the SAF's Commando formation – and learn about the journey of the renowned Red Berets.

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LCP Jeremy Sim breaks new ground at SEA Games 2019 FEATURE
LCP Jeremy Sim breaks new ground at SEA Games 2019
PEOPLE
26-Nov-19

Lance Corporal Jeremy Sim from the Music and Drama Company will soon be breaking new ground at the 2019 SEA Games held in the Philippines. The Full-time National Serviceman is competing in the first-ever Breaking (Dancesport) event at the Games. Check out this B-Boy’s cool moves!

What you need to know about NS Hub FEATURE
What you need to know about NS Hub
COMMUNITY
25-Nov-19

By 2023, national servicemen will be able to access all their National Service (NS)- and training-related activities in a one-stop centre.

Get tri-fit with 3WO Victor Er
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Get tri-fit with 3WO Victor Er
PEOPLE
22-Nov-19

In the first of PIONEER’s sports and fitness series, triathlon enthusiast 3rd Warrant Officer (3WO) Victor Er shares tips on how you can get started in this multisport activity.

Specialist trained for CBR incidents
Specialist trained for CBR incidents
PEOPLE
21-Nov-19

If a Chemical, Biological and Radiological (CBR) attack happens, 3rd Sergeant (3SG) Rammdarshan S/O Ramesh will be ready to swing into action.