Jessada Pae-araya, the Registrar of the Thai Practical Shooting Association said Phuket had been chosen to be the host location for an international shooting tournament on March 12th-13th 2011. Jessada added there were 102 Thai shooters registered to take part in the tournament. There will be 43 shooters from other countries e.g. Hong Kong, Laos, Singapore, Malaysia, China, France and Australia joining the tournament as well.
After this competition, the association will host another tournament, ‘Thailand IPSC National 2011’ at the end of this year, as well as sending the shooters to compete in the ‘World IPSC Championship 2011’ in Greece during October 2nd-9th 2011.