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Test of Will: Under Armour Regional Fitness Challenge Is Back!

by On Mar 6, 2017

Registration is now open for the Test of Will Singapore National Heats on 8 and 9 April.

The annual urban fitness challenge, Test of Will returns for its second edition in Singapore on 8 and 9 April at Bugis Junction.

Organised by high performance sportswear label Under Armour, the event sets out to celebrate human performance through intense functional training challenges for the most determined athletes, goal-getters and fitness aspirants.

Test of Will 2017 South East Asia

This year's regional fitness competition is expected to be more intense than the previous year as two more countries are added to the current countries in Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, and the Philippines.

Participants will compete in a four-minute circuit consisting of Burpees, One Arm Thruster, TRX Rows and Sandbag Throw.

Each competitor will be scored based on the maximum number of repetitions they can achieve within 60 seconds. The highest scoring man and woman of the national heats from each respective country will win an all-expenses paid trip to compete in the regional finals, happening in Kuala Lumpur on 6 May 2017.

This year’s overall champion of the regional finals will walk away with a S$2,500 cash prize.

The Test of Will 2017 Singapore National Heats is now open for registration.

Participants can sign up by visiting the Test of Will site to indicate your preferred date and time, no registration fee is required.

In order to be eligible for the competition, participants must be 21 years old and above, and must be a Singaporean Citizen or Permanent Resident
(including those on employment and S Pass) to qualify for the regional finals.

Participants are encouraged to study the training guide for specific movement standards and tips to maximise their performance.

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To prepare for the challenges ahead, participants can sign up for Armour@TheBay, a series of free training events organised by Under Armour.

Additionally, to equip participants to compete at the highest level for the competition, Under Armour has recently launched its latest apparel and footwear collections engineered with the Threadborne™ technology.

The Threadborne™ Siro and Seamless collections are made from fabric that is light, breathable, anti-cling, quick-drying and provides a high-level of stretch and recovery.

Official event sponsors for Test of Will 2017 include Subaru, Innervate CrossFit, Lab Series, Polar and Pocari Sweat.

Nathaniel is a disciplined casual runner and a lover of bananas. As a columnist for RunSociety, he is always on the lookout for exciting and controversial topics that touch the heart of the running community in Singapore, often adding in his funny observations. He has embarked on a mission to start a world class running group in Asia.

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