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: [email protected]


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- [email protected] 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.


FT-Fitness Thailand, Chiang Mai’s World Class Fitness Center offers daily fitness classes to suit your requirements. Located on the second floor of Rimping Supermarket-Chotana, next to Novotel, open daily from 9 a.m. - 9 p.m. English speaking instructors and many ‘low season specials’. Separate sauna and lockers for men and women. Some of the courses that can be booked to enhance your personnel fitness are: Intro Aerobics, Hi/Lo, a pure cardio workout with challenging and dynamic Hi-Low, Power Combat, developed from a range of self-defenses such as boxing, Karate and Tae Kwan Do, Yoga/Pilates, which is a combination of meditation and stretching techniques. Tel. 0 5341 0036.


Handball players wanted to play at Gymkhana golf club. Beginners welcome. If interested call John Valentine at (01-0237293). It’s a great workout and great fun.

Hash House Harriers

CH3 (males) is picked up from the Fish & Chip Shop, Ratchawitti Road (opp. Irish Pub) 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 Fish & Chip Shop, Ratchawitti Road (opp. Irish 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.

Mini Golf

Inter Mini Golf Special Chiang Mai! 18 holes mini golf qualified standard from Switzerland. A great sport for young and old. Only 7 km from the airport and special prices during the summer holiday season. Contact manager Som on 01 764 1425 or check out their web page at:

Mountain Bikes

Mountain bikers: join the Chiang Mai trail riders for fun and adventure. This friendly group of leisure riders has excellent knowledge of trails and routes all over the Chiang Mai area and meets about twice a week for evening or morning rides (typically about three hours of riding and resting to some fantastic wilderness areas). For further details of the next ride call Andy (01 7645311) or email CMtrai lriders @1stopchiangmai .com


Friday 9 p.m. - Chiang Mai Pool League meets every Friday night. Fixtures for August 20 (home v away): Blue Sky Garden v Half Moon, Chiangers v La Villa, Home to Roost v Blue Sky Bar, No Name Caf้ v December Bar, Rock Hard v Friends Corner, Cornish Arms v Out Back. 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 cmtrueblue

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 Moon muang (same as Top North Guesthouse).


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 Scot tish-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.


Every Thursday, 5 p.m. there is a regular midweek Squash meeting for players of all levels at the Gymkhana 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 throughout the year. 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] chiang


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.