470 duo beat odds for unlikely gold

28 August 2017 | General News

Sailors 470 pair Ms Elisa Yukie Yokoyama and Ms Cheryl Teo won the women’s 470 gold medal at the SEA Games on 27 August 2017. Ms Yokoyama, a current student from the Bachelor of Environmental Studies programme at NUS Faculty of Science, will be taking a year off school, starting August 2017, to work towards her ultimate goal of qualifying for the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo.