Achieved Awards

Over the years, J C Sum has been recognized with various awards for his excellence in magic and contributions to the Singapore arts & media community.Most recently, he was presented with an “Outstanding Achievement & Contribution to Magic” award (2013) and “Patrons of Magic” (2012) award from the International Brotherhood of Magicians Ring 115.He is also the first Singapore illusionist to receive the Merlin Award, from the International Magicians Society (IMS), for “Most Original Illusionist of the Year 2009”.

Here is a partial list of His awards :

  • “First Suspended Tandem Double Straight Jacket Escape 75ft in the Air”(2013) Singapore Book of Records
  • “Outstanding Achievement & Contribution to Magic” Award (2013) International Brotherhood of Magicians, Ring 115
  • “Best TV/ Stage Magician” About.com “Readers Choice Awards 2012”
  • “Patrons of Magic” Award (2012), International Brotherhood of Magicians Ring 115
  • “Most Number of Magical Productions in 5 Minutes: 50” (2012)  Singapore Book of Records
  • “Largest Mind Reading Feat: 100 Minds in 60 Minutes” (2012) Singapore Book of Records
  • “Special Recognition Award for Contributions to the Arts & Media Community” (2011) from the School of Film & Media Studies, Ngee Ann Polytechnic.
  • Merlin Award “Most Original Illusionist of the Year” (2009), International Magicians Society
  • “Most Number of Grand Illusions Performed in 5 Minutes” (2009) Singapore Book of Records
  • “Special Achievement Award” (2009) International Brotherhood of Magicians Ring 115
  • “Master of Magic” (2005) International Festival of Magic, Bangladesh
  • Two “Linking Ring Awards” (1999) International Brotherhood of Magicians (U.S.A)