Meet The Team
Sebastian Wong (Director)
Sebastian has over 10 years experience working in the area of youth development and experiential learning via education, service and military sectors.
Prior to setting up Osportz, Sebastian was part of an outdoor education department in leading expeditions and teaching essential life skills to students in an international school in Singapore. Prior to that, he also held the position of Operations Manager in Singaporeʼs first tree top adventure course (Forest Adventure).
Sebastian’s outdoor career started in Outward Bound (OB) Australia where he was inspired by a staff culture for safe, fun and enriching learning experience. Subsequently, his passion for personal development growth grew when he was working overseas at regional OB centers – Australia and Hong Kong, embracing OB philosophy “there is more in us, than we think we can”
Working overseas provided him the experience not just being able to work with people from different culture but to be able to influence, gain trust and respect, coupled with his self-motivation, desire for achievements and out-going traits are key to his personal success.
Eugene Chow (Coach / Manager)
Eugene sees himself as a passionate explorer of the outdoors with a strong interest in trail running and long hikes. This passion follow his personal belief in experiential learning which motivates him in getting youths outdoor.
Starting off in the fields of Kayaking and Sport Climbing, he has went on to achieve recreational instructor status for both of them. From there, he has also helped Singapore Polytechnic in their expedition planning for overseas mountain experiences.
Today, he has used his experience working in these outdoor sports to generate content for the Osportz team and also sits on the committee for Orienteering Singapore. His core interest still remains the same and is now also committed in developing the sport of orienteering to the masses.
Willard Ong (Coach / Manager)
Willard is an avid Orienteer, Rock climber and Kayaker. He was addicted to the outdoor experience where it was introduced to him in his time at Singapore Polytechnic. The many reputable mentors have inspired and helped him to become a Kayak and Rock climbing instructor at a young age. He is passionate in helping youth to navigate their life and build a balanced lifestyle with his outdoor experience he gathered.
Today, Willard is an expert in creating physically active and orienteering based programs for both schools and corporate groups. His working objective is as such “Helping individuals to grow communications skills and groups to build teamwork”.