The SBSA is sad to announce the passing of Coach Albert Chia this morning.
Albert was an established member of the Singapore National Men’s Softball Team, having represented our country in National team 1985(3rd Asian softball), 1986(5thAsean), 1988(6thAsean), 1992(10th world series), 1995(8th Asean), 1997(19th Sea games), 2007(24th Sea games) & Singapore Recreation Club. He was also Coach for the Peicai, Hwa Chong Institution, Chung Cheng and Tanjong Katong Girls’ School Teams and the RoadRunners as well as a softball umpire in many local and regional games, the most recent being last year’s 30th SEA Games. Albert also contributed to the fraternity at large as Umpire in Chief in recent years.
His contribution to the game we love will be his legacy. Our sincere condolences to his family and friends.