On 28th August 2012 at Phuket Provincial Hall, Mr.Kecha Kohlek – Head of Cherng Talay Village & Sports Club, Mr.Manoj Phanchalat – Cherng Talay Sports Club Advisor, Mr.Soratham Jinda – Vice President PPAO and Jearanai Ironman World Championship athlete met with Miss Sommai Preechashil – Deputy Governor of Phuket to ask for encouragement and support for a budget for Mr.Jarea to represent Tahailand in the forthcoming Ironman 70.3 World Championship to be held in Las Vegas on September 9, 2012.
Mr.Jarea been positioned well in 10 domestic and foreign events, but currently lacks the budget for a trip to the finals. It has been agreed that all Phuket’s relevant agencies will put together and provide the budget foer him to enter the Championship and he will leave for the race on September 3, 2012.
Miss Sommai said that “I think he will do the best he can to bring fame to Thailand and Phuket. With regards to his problem about the budget, I will coordinate with the relevant departments to support him.”