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Monday, August 16, 2010

Youth Olympic Games 2010 – Inaugural


Singapore post will issue a set of stamps to commemorate the inaugural Youth Olympic Games (YOG) starting from August 14th, 2010. Depicted in this set are the official Mascots, Lyo and Merly, in different poses representing the liveliness and youthfulness of the athletes.

The first two designs highlight the World Culture Village and Island Adventure formats of CEP. Through these two activities, athletes will learn about diverse cultures, teamwork and leadership. The other two designs feature the Singapore 2010 mascots in the sports of Aquatics – Swimming, and Basketball respectively.

Title: Youth Olympic Games 2010 – Inaugural
Date of Issue: 14 August 2010
Country: Singapore
Denominations: 1st Local, 65c, S$1.10 and S$2