Singapore, 4 March 2011 - 91.3FM DJ Rod Monteiro from The Married Men will helm Singapore cycling for a day in the spirit of great sportsmanship.
As part of its front-running position as the supporter of sports events in Singapore, 91.3FM is proud to be the official radio station of OCBC Cycle Singapore 2011 for the third year in a row.
OCBC Cycle Singapore 2011 will be held from March 4 to 6. DJ Rod Monteiro will lead a pack of 20 enthusiastic cyclists cum listeners in The Nissan Challenge on March 6, Sunday. They will take a 40km scenic route starting from the F1 Pit Building with each cyclist decked in a bright and eye-catching official 91.3FM jersey.
This pedal-pumping group, consisting of professionals from different fields, will also ride in support of the 4km iFly Singapore Cycle of Hope, before Rod Monteiro gets out of the saddle to be the official flag-off master for The Community Ride (20km).
March 6, Sunday:
|6am||The Super Challenge (60km)|
|7.15am||The Nissan Challenge (40km)|
|9am||The Community Ride (20km)|
|9.45am||iFly Singapore Cycle of Hope (4km)|
For more details, please contact:
Jamie R Meldrum
DID: 6319 5635
Mohd Aidil B Md Yusof
Advertising & Promotions Executive
DID: 6319 4004
Singapore Press Holdings Limited
DID: 6319 1225
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