FULL VIDEO #OneTeamSG Sprinter, Shanti & Valerie Pereira (Episode 2)

By Dylan Mah


Valerie (left) and Shanti (centre) and their mother, Bridget Pereira

 

Name: Veronica Shanti Pereira

DOB: 20 September 1996

Height: 164cm

Weight: 55kg

Occupation: Student at Republic Polytechnic - Singapore Sports School Diploma in Sports and Leisure Management Programme

 

Name: Valerie Seema Pereira

DOB: 2 February 1990 

Height: 165cm

Weight: 56.5kg

Occupation: Marketing Executive at Sports Singapore

 

In the second episode of #OurTeamSG Athlete Series, meet Valerie and Shanti Pereira – a pair of sister who both found success in their years of high level competition. Shanti is the current national record holder of the 100m and 200m and had achieved 4th placing in all her events at her first SEA Games in 2013.

Hear how they feel about the upcoming SEA Games and see their sibling chemistry tested as they are quizzed on each other’s interests!  

 

 

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