Singapore, 8 March 2022 – CLA Global TS (formerly Nexia TS) and the Singapore Floorball Association (SFA) are pleased to announce the renewal of sponsorship for the Singapore Women’s Floorball Team for the year 2022/2023 – continuing a successful relationship since 2017. The partnership has also taken a step further for CLA Global TS (formerly Nexia TS) to be named the first partner supporting the rising talents of future national players, the Women’s Under 19 (U19) National Youth Floorball Squad.
The sponsorship renewal will see CLA Global TS (formerly Nexia TS) retaining the title, Major Partner for the Singapore Women’s Floorball Team, and the official Event Partner for the SFA Floorball Premiere League in 2022/2023. The monetary contribution aims to provide high performance enhancements for both the women’s and youth squad to push their performance ability in the international sports arenas.
Singapore’s first Women (WU19) National Youth Floorball Squad
“We are pleased to be continuing our support for the women’s team, and now extend to the young women squad” said Henry Tan, CLA Global TS (formerly Nexia TS)’ Group CEO & Chief Innovation Officer. “We are happy to be part of the Singapore Women’s Floorball Team’s achievements despite challenges faced in the recent years. We trust that their resilience and determination to achieving their best will set a good example for the youth team. We see such positive influence as one of the ways to encourage growth of aspiring sportswomen. In line with our diversity policy, we are privileged to be able to support a good cause for women’s sportsmanship and excellence; and at the same time apply what we practice in our business by nurturing young talents in accountancy profession within the sports community.”
“CLA Global TS (formerly Nexia TS) has always been a fantastic partner for our National Women’s Floorball team, and we are very pleased and honoured to have them extended their sponsorship for Women’s National Youth Team. Together we are an ambition of creating opportunities at all levels and belief in grooming the next generation of younger players” said Kenneth Ho, President of the Singapore Floorball Association. “This partnership is important to both the women’s team and the youth squad which more support is needed.”
The Singapore Women’s Floorball Team achieved an impressive track record which include winning the 1st Women’s Asia Oceania Floorball Cup in 2018; the women’s team won the Best Team of the Year at the annual Sports Awards 2018 and 2020, clinching Gold at the 30th Southeast Asian Games and achieving the nation’s best floorball record at the 2019 World Floorball Championship.
About Singapore Floorball Association:
The Singapore Floorball Association (SFA) was formed in 1995. It aims to encourage, develop and manage the sport of Floorball at national and international levels in Singapore. It also strives to promote Floorball to countries within the region. The association is constantly working to increase participation in Floorball and provide more playing opportunities for Singaporeans of all ages. SFA will continue to support its national teams in international competitions such as the World Floorball Championships and Asia Pacific Floorball Championships. It is currently lobbying for Floorball to be included in major games such as the SEA Games and the Commonwealth Games. Through its efforts, SFA believes that Singapore will have the top-ranked men and women national teams in Asia. SFA manages the development and promotion of the game to more than 15,000 players, more than 200 schools and 100 clubs. Through the organization of Singapore Floorball Leagues, National Inter-Schools tournaments, coaching courses and officiating seminars, SFA aims to promote Floorball to Singaporeans of all ages and continuously improve the standard of the sport locally.
For more information, please visit https://www.revolutionise.sg/sgfloorball/home/.
About CLA Global
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About CLA Global TS (formerly Nexia TS)
Founded in 1993, CLA Global TS (formerly known as Nexia T.S.), is an award-winning Asia-Centred Business Advisor. An independent member firm of CLA Global Network, CLA Global TS provides a full spectrum of professional services including, but not limited to Assurance & IPO Reporting, Tax, Risk Advisory, Valuation, Insolvency & Restructuring, Sustainability & Climate Change Advisory and more. For more information, visit CLA-TS.com.