Monday, June 15, 2009

Sentosa scores a hat-trick at the Asian Attractions Awards

Singapore, 11 June 2009: For the third year running, Sentosa has won the much coveted award for the Large Attraction category at the IAAPA (International Association of Amusement Parksand Attractions) Asian Attractions Expo 2009 at a ceremony held in Seoul, Korea.

Based on an online vote that was open to both leisure industry professionals and the general
public throughout Asia, Sentosa beat strong contenders including Hong Kong Disneyland,
China’s Chimelong Water Park and Korea’s Lotte World to win the award. Sentosa was the only
Singapore attraction to be nominated under this category.

"Iam delighted to receive this award on behalf of my dedicated colleagues," said Sentosa Leisure Group’s Chief Executive Officer, Mike Barclay, who was presented with the award at today’s ceremony. “I would like to thank everyone who voted for Sentosa. This accolade serves to renew our determination to go the extra mile in order to meet our guests' expectations and to reinforce our standing as Asia's favourite playground."

Also doing Singapore proud was Sentosa 4D Magix, which took the honours in the Small
Attraction category. Sentosa 4D Magix is a state-of-the-art theatre offering a full spectrum of
visual effects, surround sound, individually-controlled motion seats and special live environmental effects.


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