A Singaporean man’s unique connection to the sea takes him back to his roots in the Riau Islands. He is on a quest to revive the culture of traditional kolek racing – a sport he grew up with in the Southern Islands of Singapore.
This video is part of a larger series on the life and culture in the Riau Islands. Read the 3-part story starting here: http://bit.ly/2fjM1Wq
SPECIAL THANKS: To visual artist Charles Lim Yi Yong for the loan of footage from ‘Stealing the Trapeze’.