The Wushu Girls

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Left: Lee Ying Shi, Right: Faustina Woo Wai Sii

Brunei’s gold medalists in SEA Games 2013
The Wu Shu Girls

These two young women are a formidable force to be reckoned with in the world of Wushu. Faustina Woo Wai Sii and Lee Ying Shi saved the best for last and got their first gold medal for Brunei at the 27th Myanmar SEA Games 2013.

Both Faustina and Lee, are 2011 SEA Games silver medalists. And over the years they have trained hard and have competed and won many medals in Wushu competitions in China, Vietnam, Indonesia and Myanmar.

Their solid and consistent performance as a team has spurred on and inspired the nation- demonstarting Brunei’s talent and potential in this full- contact sport. Lee aspires to continue making Brunei proud by winning more medals and Faustina would like to become a national coach in the future.

This article was published in the Apr-Jun 2014 issue of Inspire Magazine. Download it here!