#POOLstories: The Tale of uberPOOL

Dear POOLers,

You’ve shared some of your funny, surprising and interesting encounters you’ve had with your fellow POOL mates with us. Now, we’re delighted to bring these #POOLstories to everyone else. From networking to new friends, the connections made during the ride can indeed be day-making or even life-changing.

1The next Singapore Idol?

One fun fact about my POOL mate is that he loves to sing in the shower and he told me he pretends he is a singer while showering and he does it in front of his bathroom mirror!” – Sheldon




Walk Down Memory Lane

“I met my childhood friend in uberPOOL ride today, when we were young we use to play computer game together, now we all grow up and i still remember all the good time i have with him!” – Rui Qiang




The Pokemon Pro

“My pool mate had travel to about 12 cities recently with the sole aim to catch Pokemon and he’s here in Singapore to do the same. Really cool to meet a Pokemon maniac” – Praveen




Huat ah!

“My uber pool mate loves to carry a red handbag when she goes to the casino because she believes it bring her luck!” – Crystal




A Multi-Cultural Society

“I met an Indian national of Chinese descent on one of my Uberpool rides. He was one of the few ethnic Chinese in India and he was also an award winning narrator of a documentary. A man who shared his experiences throughout the journey. Left the car, feeling utterly inspired.” – Adrian



That Familiar Stranger

“Bumped to a guy who lives about 5 meters away from me, and apparently works two floors down from my office!” – Zita



Untitled design (4)Small World

“I met my friend who I have not seen in 2 years (since I left Singapore to head overseas to study). It was so lovely meeting her and spending the uber ride from Yio Chu Kang to NUS catching up and reminiscing about our secondary school days. Didn’t expect this at all, just wanted to take advantage of the $5 offer but thanks for a trip down the memory lane Uber- it was fun! ;)” – Charlene


Do you have a funny, surprising, or interesting story to share about a recent uberPOOL ride? Tell us about it! Email us at sg-poolstories@uber.com and you could win free POOL rides!

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