PK ONG

Coach PK founded the SG Basketball Academy in 2013 to provide opportunities for all to learn and enjoy basketball, in a safe and nurturing environment. PK is an NUS graduate who has worked over 10 years in the public sector but growing up as a die-hard basketball fan, PK pursued his passion and made a commitment to provide aspiring basketball players with a platform to learn the sport, regardless of age, gender or ability. Thus, SG Basketball was born as Singapore's first locally-run full fledged training academy.

Qualifications: Certified NCAP Level (?), Certified first aider.
Current team: Academy Coach,
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Coaching experience: (?) years experience coaching teams, ECA’s and camps.
Favourite Basketball team:

NG SHI YANG

An integral member of the National Men's team from 2014 to 2017, Shiyang provided much firepower with his sharp shooting, while his relentless defence proved to be a nightmare for many. Today, Shiyang assumes the role of Head Coach, planning the structure and direction of the academy, monitoring players' progress, and designing our weekly training program. In 2018, Coach Shiyang took over the Anglican High School B' boys and transformed the team into the East Zone first runners-up!

Qualifications: Certified NCAP Level (?), Certified first aider.
Current team: Academy Coach,
Playing Career:
Coaching experience: (?) years experience coaching teams, ECA’s and camps.
Favourite Basketball team:

VICTOR TAN

Coach Victor Tan is a familiar face to many in the Singapore's primary school basketball scene; in 18 years of coaching, Victor’s teams have won a total of 18 national, 40 zonal and 3 district titles. Known as a strict mentor on court with a no-nonsense attitude, Victor is at the same time down-to-earth and approachable, widely respected by his students and peers for the effort he has put into basketball coaching.

Qualifications: Certified NCAP Level (?), Certified first aider.
Current team: Academy Coach,
Playing Career:
Coaching experience: (?) years experience coaching teams, ECA’s and camps.
Favourite Basketball team:

OW YU JIE

As a member from national team from 2011 to 2013, Yu Jie is dominant in the paint with his length and smooth footwork. Yu Jie's patience and care for players shine through and he became the perfect candidate to head our U-12 program. He also coaches the Fernvale Primary Girls' Team, leading them to the national championship in 2016.

Qualifications: Certified NCAP Level (?), Certified first aider.
Current team: Academy Coach,
Playing Career:
Coaching experience: (?) years experience coaching teams, ECA’s and camps.
Favourite Basketball team:

LIM SHENGYU

Member of the National Team since 16, Shengyu spent 10 years bringing glory to Singapore, winning 2 SEA Games Bronze medal. He played 4 years of pro-basketball for the Slingers, and won the ABL 3-Point Contest 2013. While pursuing his basketball dream, Shengyu aced through HCI & NUS Engineering, before graduating with First Class Honours in 2016.

Qualifications: Certified NCAP Level (?), Certified first aider.
Current team: Academy Coach,
Playing Career:
Coaching experience: (?) years experience coaching teams, ECA’s and camps.
Favourite Basketball team:

DERRICK LEE

Coach Derick is one of the oldest tenured coaches in our academy. With his charisma and infectious smile, he ensures that trainees have an engaging and yet intense session every single time. He often participate in drills, leading by example, challenging his players to perform at the highest level possible. In 2018, he even led his NPS girls (U11) to the CBL and ACSIS League championship!

Qualifications: Certified NCAP Level (?), Certified first aider.
Current team: Academy Coach,
Playing Career:
Coaching experience: (?) years experience coaching teams, ECA’s and camps.
Favourite Basketball team:

J.R. THNG

Coach JR started to like the game when his dad brought him regularly to play at the resident basketball court below his home. His basketball career began at the age of 8 where he eventually made the school team and started his journey of accomplishments, from winning titles for his schools to winning a bronze for Singapore in the SEABA tournament. With his flair for the game and an uncanny knack for scoring, JR adds on to his basketball expertise now with the title of Coach as he imparts his skills to the next generation of budding stars in SG Basketball.

Qualifications: Certified NCAP Level (?), Certified first aider.
Current team: Academy Coach,
Playing Career:
Coaching experience: (?) years experience coaching teams, ECA’s and camps.
Favourite Basketball team:

T.Y. NG

Coach T.Y., or Ah Bao, as he is affectionately known to our team, specialises in teaching toddlers (aged 3 to 6) in our academy. He places emphasis on the FUN-damentals, ensuring that our students have fun while learning the correct basics of basketball. Parents can rest assured knowing that they leave their children in good hands with him!

Qualifications: Certified NCAP Level (?), Certified first aider.
Current team: Academy Coach,
Playing Career:
Coaching experience: (?) years experience coaching teams, ECA’s and camps.
Favourite Basketball team:

REMUS LOW

Being a hyperactive child at a young age, Coach Remus was encouraged to play basketball by his mum, so as to learn the value of discipline. He not only learnt self-control but also learnt to love the game. Coach Remus has always enjoyed running and run-&-gun soon became one of his trademark playing styles. Playing at a high level from young, Coach Remus eventually represented Singapore in the FIBA Asia tournament and one of his highlights was playing for the nation in Spain. A big kid at heart, Coach Remus enjoys coaching the young ones as they learn how to play the game right with this big ‘kor kor’.

Qualifications: Certified NCAP Level (?), Certified first aider.
Current team: Academy Coach,
Playing Career:
Coaching experience: (?) years experience coaching teams, ECA’s and camps.
Favourite Basketball team:

GERALD TOH

Coach Gerald is a dynamic player and experienced coach in the local coaching scene. As a player, Gerald has been involved in various National Youth Teams. As a coach, he communicates well with his trainees, whether they are beginners or high level players. With his relatable and grounded approach, he is able to guide the trainees in character building and also lead them to greater heights as players.

Qualifications: Certified NCAP Level (?), Certified first aider.
Current team: Academy Coach,
Playing Career:
Coaching experience: (?) years experience coaching teams, ECA’s and camps.
Favourite Basketball team:

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JEREL CHAVIS

Qualifications: Certified NCAP Level 1, Certified first aider.
Current team: Academy Coach, ISS Coach, Stingers Basketball Club.
Playing Career: Division 1 College, Played Professionally in Austria, Italy, Estonia, Slovakia, Singapore & Australia
Coaching experience: 9 years experience coaching teams, ECA’s and 6 years coaching at Duke camp.
Favorite Basketball team: Lakers

NAT SALANGA

Qualifications: Level 1 Coach, NROC Singapore
Current team: Academy Head Coach, TTS Coach, United World College U11 Academy, Stingers Basketball Club.
Playing Career: NCAA Player- University of Perpetual Help 2005-2009, Mens National Team Player - RP Cebuana Lhuillier 2004-2006
Coaching experience: 12 years Basketball Youth Development Head Coach
Favourite Basketball Team:

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TERENCE TUMALIP

Qualifications: Certified NCAP Level 1, Certified first aider.
Current team: Academy Coach, TTS Coach, United World College U11 Academy, Stingers Basketball Club.
Playing Career: FEU Varsity 2010, TIP Varsity 2011-15, D-League PBA 2016, Currently playing professionally in Philippines NBL.
Coaching experience: 8 years experience coaching teams including Assistant Men’s & Women’s FEU College 2011-2016, ECA’s and camps.
Favorite Basketball team: Huston Rockets

WEI RONG LIM

Qualifications: Certified NCAP Level 1, Certified first aider.
Current team: Academy Coach, Tanglin Trust School, ISS Coach, Stingers Basketball Development
Playing Career: Secondary School team and Police team.
Coaching experience: 2 years experience coaching teams, ECA’s and camps.
Favourite Basketball team: Celtics & Spurs

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LYNNE TAY

Qualifications: NCAP Level 2 Practical Certificate & NCAP Level 3 Theory Certificate
Grizzlies coaching teams: U15 Girls Div 2, U15 Boys Div 2, U18 Boys Div 2
Playing Background: Singapore Ex-National Women Team, played in SEA Games
Playing Position: Small Forward/Shooting Guard
Coaching Profile: 5 seasons in Community Basketball League, 6 Champions, coached U18 Girls Singapore National Youth Team in 2013
Favourite NBA/WNBA Basketball Team: San Antonio Spurs

IRISH TAN

Qualifications: NCAP Level 1 Theory & Practical Certificate
Grizzlies coaching teams: U11 Boys Div 2, U13 Boys Div 1, U13 Girls Div 2
Playing Background: Playing for Qian Xi Basketball Club, 2nd Placing for Women’s National Basketball League 2016 - 2018
Playing Position: Power Forward
Coaching Profile: 7 seasons in Community Basketball League, 10 Champions for Girls & Boys Teams
Favourite NBA/WNBA Basketball Team: Toronto Raptors & Seattle Storm

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JOHN McAULIFFE

Qualifications: NCAP Level 3, NCAS Level 2, Certified first aider.
Current team: TTS Coach, Stingers Basketball Club.
Playing Career: Dandenong Rangers Youth, Pan Pacific Masters Gold Medalist
Coaching experience:
Over 25 years, 6x SEASAC Championships
Favourite NBA team: Boston Celtics & Philadelphia 76’s

MIKE OH

Qualifications: Certified NCAP Level 1, Certified first aider.
Grizzlies coaching teams:
Playing Background: Singapore Club Level
Coaching Profile:
Favourite basketball team: San Antonio Spurs

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