Category: People of Legends


Thanks to trailblazers the likes of Olympian Syed Abdul Kadir and pro boxer Muhamad “The Chosen Wan” Ridhwan, boxing has been growing in popularity in Singapore.


Some turn to boxing to lose weight, gain confidence and live healthier lives; some use boxing as a vehicle to overcome their inner demons and turn their rage into a productive and positive form of expression.


In collaboration with Legends Fight Sport, a boxing gym in Singapore co-founded by The Chosen Wan, The Everyday People presents People of Legends.


This interview series highlights gym members with very interesting stories to tell, so be sure to keep an eye out for it every other Sunday, starting from 10 February 2019.

Narish: From Angry Teen Rebel to Talented Young Boxer Who Understands the Importance of Compassion

People of Legends | “Compassion is important because it helps me connect with people. I was at my worst when I felt like people didn’t understand me, so now I want to feel what others feel.”