Singapore will Issue Stamps on Rio 2016 Achievers

singapore rio 2016 stampsTo commemorate Team Singapore’s achievements at Rio 2016, Singapore Post in collaboration with Singapore National Olympic Council, will release two special edition Rio 2016 Games of the XXXI Olympiad MyStamp sheets on 29th Aug 2016.

The first sheet is the Team Singapore MyStamp sheet, which is priced at S$20 and honours the Singapore athletes for their efforts and achievements at this year’s Olympic games. (The total face value of the stamps on this sheet is S$6.60.)

The stamps on this sheet features images of Singapore’s Olympians who went to Rio, from swimmers (Joseph Schooling and the Quah siblings) to shuttlers (Liang Xiao Yu and Derrick Wong); from rower Saiyidah Aisyah to sailors such as Denise Lim and Justin Liu; from paddlers such as Feng Tian Wei, Yu Meng Yu and Zhou Yi Han, to shooters Jasmine Ser and Teo Shun Xie and runners Timothee Yap and Neo Jie Shi.

The other sheet is called the Singapore’s First Olympic Gold MyStamp sheet. Priced at S$10, this sheet features stamps with photographs of Joseph Schooling’s victorious swim and medal reception. The total face value of stamps is S$2.40.

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