Missing windsurfer is SIM Global Education student

Missing windsurfer is SIM Global Education student

He had gone out to sea with a paddle board, and was with a group of windsurfers from his school. All of them belong to the SIM Windsurfing Club, which often trains at the Constant Wind Sailing School and Sea Sports Centre at the National Service Resort & Country Club (NSRCC) in Changi.


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According to earlier reports, the male Singaporean was with a group of windsurfers and was on a paddle board when he went missing off the waters of the National Service Resort & Country Club (NSRCC).

Here is the full statement from the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA):

At about 1405hrs on 24 November 2013 (Singapore time), the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) received a report that a male Singaporean went missing whilst on a paddle board. He was with a group of windsurfers in the waters off the National Service Resort & Country Club (NSRCC).

MPA is currently coordinating the search and rescue (SAR) operations, involving two MPA craft, one Police Coast Guard craft, and two small craft from NSRCC.

MPA has issued safety broadcasts to vessels in the vicinity to keep clear of the SAR area and to report any sighting of the missing person.

For media enquiries, please call MPA's media hotline at 8366 2293.

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