Singapore 2010 Tickets On Sale March 31

Tickets for the inaugural 2010 Youth Olympic Games in Singapore this August will be on sale starting Wednesday for 158 sport competition sessions to be held at 16 paid venues.

About 320,000 tickets will be available for the various sports. The Singapore Youth Olympic Games Organising Committee said Monday the tickets for the 26 sports were priced affordably at S$10 for preliminaries, S$15 for the quarter and semi-finals, and S$30 for the finals.

For the first time in the history of the Olympic Games each ticket purchased will be accompanied by a Singapore 2010 DBS Visa Prepaid Companion Card that combines payment and transit functionality, said the Singapore 2010 committee in a statement.

The 2010 Youth Games are being held August 14 to 26.

More information on ticket sales is available at www.singapore2010.sg/tickets.