Gp.Capt.Kritsada Ratanasupa – Deputy Director of the Phuket Security Operations Command together with Mr.Pinij Jarusombat – President of Thai-China Culture Association recently informed Phuket Governor that Qingdao City, a special economic zone of China and sister city to both Chiang Mai and Pattaya, will be holding an international sailing competition from 14th to 23rd August 2012 and Phuket will be sending a team of students to China to compete.
The event is aimed at improving the relationship between Thai & Chinese nationals, and also the relationship between Phuket and Qingdao. The government invited sailors from the Optimist sailing category to apply for the competition.
Phuket’s team of Optimist sailors in the Qingdao International Optimist Training Camp & Regatta 2012″ is…
1. Theerapong Taokatok (New) 14 years old boy (Matthayom 3) from Koh Sirea School.
2. Nattahpong Yuang-ngam (Max), 11 years old boy (Matthayom 5) from Koh Sirea School.
3. Cartoon Juladech (Toon), 10 years old boy (Prathom 4) from Koh Sirea School.
4. Suratsawadee Sukprow (Sin), 14 years old girl (Matthayom 2) from Satree Phuket High School.
5. Sumet Pandum (Mek) 12 years old boy (Prathom 6) from Tessabaan Muang Phuket School.
6. Chonnakarn Artharn (Noon) 14 years old girl from Tessabaan Muang Phuket School.
Phuketindex.com wish the students the best of luck at the event.