Balasundram – Second fastest ever in Singapore International Marathon Race Posted on January 1, 2018

By Tan Mariviv


Picture 1 – Write up on S. Balasundram (please click on it for a clearer picture)

Mr S. Balasundram is still one of the fastest behind Mr Rameshon for the Singapore Marathon Race, in the past.

It was only in 1994 that Mr Rameshon did 2hr 34min 02sec (1994), fastest Singapore time, while having a national record of 2hr 24min 22sec, set in year 1995 at the Thailand South East Asia Games.


Picture 2 – Old photo of S. Balasundram

Earlier on, for the 1989 Singapore marathon, Balasundram used to train with Mr Rameshon. Balasundram did 2hr 35min 34sec. There is a write up itself done in SAFRA magazine by Zuraidah Ibrahim.

It was an article which was cut out by Balasundram and was given to Mr Rameshon.