SPORT ROUNDUP

Bungee Jump

Jungle Bungee is open 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. every day. The only fully licensed and insured Bungee in Asia. Operating to New Zealand standards since 1992. A 50-meter (165 ft.) jump over water. Face the ultimate challenge. Tel./fax: 053 298 442, mobile: 01 885 1912.

Chiengmai
Gymkhana Club

Chiengmai Gymkhana Club 349 Chiang Mai - Lampoon Road (opposite electricity offices). Golf course, tennis and squash courts, cricket nets, snooker room, restaurant, and bar. Open to non-members, membership applications welcome. Tel. 053 241 035, e-mail: khana [email protected]

Cricket

Chiang Mai Schools Cricket Alliance - Chairman Khun Puttivat Poshyanoda, secretary Peter Dawson, 181/118 Moo 3, Moobahn Chotana Nivate 2, Photaram Road, Chang Puak, Chiang Mai 50300, tel. 053 216 132, e-mail- peterdaw @ cm.ksc.co.th Member schools: Prince Royal College, Montfort College, Chiang Mai International School, Lanna International School, Prem, Wat Pa Peng, Sai Moon, Rong Or, Sahagon, Bann Nam Phrae, Baan Dong, Wat Sri Ping Muang and Horpra School.

Hash House Harriers

CH3 (males) is picked up from the “ONON” Pub (Moon Mueng Soi 1) at 16.00 on Mondays once every 2 weeks.

CSH3 mixed Saturday hash is picked up from the H3 Pub on Moon Mueng Road every Saturday at 15.30.

CUMH3 male hash runs from the “ONON” Pub every consecutive (from CH3) Tuesday - pick up is at 16.00.

BH3 female hash (Harriettes) runs once a month on the last Sunday of the month.

Pool

Friday 9 p.m. - Chiang Mai Pool League meets every Friday night. Fixtures for January 23 (home v away): Out Back v O’Malley’s, Rock Hard v Blue Sky Garden, No Name Cafe v Half Moon, Blue Sky Bar v 2000 Bar Beer, Home to Roost v December Bar. All the pubs welcome new players, so come on along and join the fun. Home team captains are asked to please phone the results of their match to 053 278 503 or deliver them to either True Blue, Out Back or Home to Roost bars or e-mail to cmtrue [email protected]

Saturday Knockout Pool Competitions at Half Moon Bar. Trophy and prize for the winner. 100 baht entry fee. 32 players’ knockout. Rules & a referee will be present. Start time at 17.30, Half Moon Bar, Soi 2 Moonmuang (same as Top North Guesthouse).

Quiz

Tuesday Night at 8:30 p.m. – Free Quiz Night at True Blue Restaurant & Bar, 47 Moonmuang Rd (near Thapae Gate) hosted by the authoritative (some might say dictatorial) owner Scottish-John. The quiz follows the usual format of six rounds of 10-12 questions including name the face-photographic hand out rounds. The remaining 5 rounds are selected from a large list of ever changing subjects, all with a full international flavour. The winning team receives a 500B credit (which can be used at any time) with the runners up receiving a credit for 2 jugs of beer. It is emphasised that this is not a UK or US based quiz but is truly international so anyone who can understand “Scottish-English is free to join in. Contact Scottish John at True Blue Restaurant & Bar.

Thursdays - 8.30 p.m. - 10.30 p.m. Quiz Night at the 2nd floor of the U.N. Irish Pub & Restaurant on Rajawithi Road opposite Denchai Photo Shop. 5 subjects and 1 handout round with 10 questions on each subject covering general knowledge, music and entertainment, literature, science and nature, and current affairs from the previous week. Top three teams get free beer and prizes, and there is even a booby prize. Contact Quiz Master Paul Pitcher at the pub.

Squash

Every Thursday, 5 p.m. there is a regular midweek Squash meeting for players of all levels at the Gymkana Club. Apart from Thursday, the other main meeting time is Sunday at 4:00 p.m. Dr. Bob Malloy at Chiang Mai University is the captain of the Chiang Mai Squash Team and has been a supporter of squash racquets in the North for many years. There are quite a few squash events coming up through January. Chiangmai Mail will keep you posted on results. For more information about the Chiang Mai Squash Section contact Dr. Robert Molloy by e-mail: [email protected] .ac.th

Ultra-lights

Daily from dusk to dawn - Ultra-light aircraft flights at the Chiang Mai Ultra-light Flying Club. Well-trained, qualified pilots. Safety-guaranteed. Get a bird’s eye view from 300-500 feet above the ground - spectacular scenery and rural landscape, including Amphur Doi Saket and San Kam Phang. Contact Sqn. Ldr. Prayod Chaimongkol, head of the Chiang Mai Ultra-light Flying Club.