Alan Soh aka Humourboi

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青奥运友谊营 Youth Olympic Games 2010 Friendship Camp

新加坡第一次主办为期6天的青奥运2010友谊营(Youth Olympic Games 2010 Friendship Camp),430个海内外的少年选手参与了为青奥运而首创的教育与文化计划。(Education & Culture Exchange Programme)

青奥运组委会指出,这是一个测试我国在明年举办各项活动的最佳平台。

参与这个青奥运2010友谊营的青少年选手,来自全球130多个奥委会成员国 (International Olympic Committee membership countries)。

由于明年8月在我国举行的YOG特别强调少年选手们在文化与教育方面的交流,因此这个友谊营也多少肩负了为YOG部分活动测试的责任。

很难得的是,Friendship Camp也请来了一些历届奥运金牌得主,和少年选手们分享他们比赛心得。当然,选手们也有机会了解各国的传统与文化,以及其他一些比赛的详情。

很好,多结交志同道合的朋友咯!哈哈。

“这个是一个很难得的一个机会,因为只有YOG才能让不同国家的人聚在一起,然后以朋友还有选手的身份来交流比赛。”

—新加坡选手郑慧馨

 

我在机场负责送行。还好,一切进行顺利。哈哈。

虽然青奥运2010友谊营已于12月12日结束,不过,友谊的萌芽才开始慢慢成长。:)

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Changi Airport

As mentioned previously, I am doing my APEC ambassador duties at Changi Airport  this week. (Latest deployment: Luggage bag belt area 31 – 34, Changi T2 arrival hall)

Just received the below news.

Again, I will be stationed at Changi Airport. Sigh.

Anyway, it’s okay. Never mind. Who knows, perhaps by the end of my 3-day APEC duty @ Changi Airport, I would be very much familiar with airport operations already, ready to do my job well next year.

Think positive right? 😉

———————-

Dear Alan,

Thank you for your interest to volunteer for Singapore 2010 Youth
Olympics Games
.

We are pleased to offer you the above Singapore 2010 Volunteer position.
The details of the position are as follows:

Position Title: Airport Operations Officer
Place of Duty: Singapore Changi International Airport

MAIN DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
1. To provide clients with directions, information and help around the
airport during their arrival and departure at airport.
2. Usher
  – Guide clients to the next station in the arrival or departure process.
  – Act upon any queries by the clients in a prompt and friendly manner.
3. Baggage Support
  – To provide support at the baggage belt area.
  – Ensure there are enough baggage trolleys for our games clients.
  – Assist clients with their baggage when necessary.
4. Luggage Party
  – To assist in loading and loading of clients baggage at coach bay and
  departure hall.

Details of 1st Briefing & Training:
Dates    : 26 Nov 2009
Time     : 7pm to 9pm
Venue  : Singapore Youth Olympic Games Organising Committee – S2010
Hall

Should you wish to accept the position, please take note of the following
required training for the chosen position:
1) Volunteer Briefing (inclusive of Training) Date/Time:  26 Nov 2009 7pm –
9pm
2) Volunteer Deployment Schedule: 5 Dec  – 7 Dec and 12 Dec – 15 Dec
(Pre-Games)
3) Volunteer Deployment Schedule 14 Aug – 26 Aug 2010 (Youth Olympic Games)

TERMS of SERVICE:
  Uniform, meals, and transportation provision during the course of duty
  Accident and public liability insurance coverage while performing duty
  Attend all briefing and training required for the position (as indicated
  above)

Please confirm that you accept this appointment on the terms stated by 10
November 2009
and you will be able to commence your Singapore 2010 Volunteer duties on the above days.

[Latest!]

Please be reminded about the Venue Orientation at Changi Airport this Friday 4 December 2009.

During this session, we would show you what are the specific tasks and the
locations in the entire arrival and departure process. We strongly urge you
to come to the venue orientation session as it gives you a better
picture of the operations.

1. Meeting Time: You have either signed up for the *3pm – 5pm slot OR *7pm- 9pm slot.

2. Things to bring: NRICs for Singaporean, Work Permit/Student Pass and
Passport for foreigners.

3. Attire: Please ensure you wear comfortably especially shoes as we will
be walking for quite a bit.

Should you have any queries, please do not hestitate to contact us. If not,
we’ll see you on Friday!