Singapore Issued Stamps on Rio 2016 Olympic Games

singapore olympic stampsSingapore has issued a set of commemorative stamps in celebration of the Rio 2016 Summer Olympic Games on 5th August 2016.The Games of the XXXI Olympiad stamps come in four designs, featuring events in which Singaporean athletes have the best chance of winning medals. The stamps feature swimming (1st Local) in which Joseph Schooling will compete in the 100m butterfly and 100m freestyle; shooting (70 cents) which will see Jasmine Ser going for gold in the 10m air rifle; table tennis (90 cents) featuring Beijing silver-medal winner Feng Tianwei and debutants Yu Mengyu and ZhouYihan; and sailing (S$1.30) in which Colin Cheng will compete in the Laser class.

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