Mothers Day Golf at Lanna Golf Course
More practice needed to achieve the elusive hole in one!
Chiang Mai Industry Council arranged a Mothers Day Golf
Competition at Lanna Golf Course, with attractive prizes for selected holes
in one. A Honda Wave motorcycle was the prize for a hole in one at the
fourth, a Harley Davidson motorcycle for the eighth, a Rolex for the tenth
and Nissan Neo car for the sixteenth hole.
in action at the Lanna Golf Course Mothers Day competition.
The day long competition at the Lanna Golf Course was
held in perfect weather. In the evening, the prize presentation was held at
the Lanna Golf Course’s Club House.
Team champions were the “Sandy” team including Sandy
Kittisri, Wanchai Limthanaporn, Bancha Kittirungsi, Ittipol and Siripaiboon.
The team received a trophy presented in the name of PM Thaksin Shinawatra.
The top score trophy, presented in the name of Phuying Wiriya Chjawakul,
went to Path Pornchuen with a score of 35-35-70.
next time it will be that hole in one.
In the A flight, Chawalit Achai was the winner of the low
gross with 37-34-71 while Prajim Wuthanunt won the low net with 37-38-75.
For the B flight, Supatchara Wongsathit, won the low
gross with 40-36-76 and Chaloemporn Kanchana scored the low net with
Despite all the incentives, there were no holes in one!
Proud day for junior cricketers
On Saturday, August 14, each boy who had been sponsored
during the Chiang Mai Sixes was presented with his full BDM cricket kit. It
was like 18 boys being given birthday presents all at once!
future Thailand cricketers. A helping hand brings many big Thai smiles from
This is the first time that any of the boys have owned
their own cricket equipment. Up until now they have played with two bats,
which meant they had to go into bat dependant on height!
The generosity of the sponsors has meant that these boys
now own their own kit and will be coached twice a week for one year. The
bigheartedness of one particular sponsor, Paul Clayton of the Bear’s Den,
knows no bounds. Not only has he put together a website for our boys, but he
purchased the domain name to enable us to get up and running!
Visit us at http://www.cmsca-juniorcricket-thailand.com
For the first time in Chiang Mai there is an Under 13
league played on Tuesday evenings 5-7 p.m. at the Indoor Stadium 2, 700 Year
Anniversary Complex. Spectators are welcome at this very exciting and
competitive league competition.
If you want to know what is happening with junior cricket in Chiang Mai,
visit Central Airport Plaza (near the fountain) to learn more about the game,
the coaches, and to purchase some authentic Thai products to help raise funds
to support this school sport in Chiang Mai. There is someone there every day
from 3 p.m. until 9 p.m. For further information telephone Linda Buck on 0
Chiang Mai Pool league
Wing 41 kicks out Media
High-flying Wing 41 wins 6-1
The Mass Media and Wing 41 seniors played at the Wing 41
field on August 11. Billed as a ‘friendly’ game, the final score showed
that it was more of a rout than much else.
41 senior team led by Group Cap Surin Moonla, in blue No 23 (centre), and Mass
Media members pose before the friendly match.
By half time, the Wing 41 team, led by Group Captain Surin
Moonla, had scored three goals, while the scribes were still goal-less.
Fortunes reversed slightly in the second half when the
Chiangmai Mail representative scored a goal for the Mass Media team, when
Poramat took the corner with a beautiful cross and Phitsanu Thepthong of the
Chiangmai Mail was able to get the ball into the net.
However, the Wing 41 team was much superior and slammed another three goals
home to leave the final scores as 6-1.
First round of the World Women’s
Football Championship in Chiang Mai
It’s “Euro 2004” for the ladies!
Thailand will host some of the World Women’s Football
Championship on November 10-27 this year, at Chiang Mai’s 700 Year
Anniversary Stadium. The venue has been chosen for the first round competition
of the 2nd group which includes Africa, China, Brazil and the 4th European
Dr Santi Pongpundecha, the manager responsible for the World
Women’s Football Championship in Chiang Mai, has coordinated with the Sport
Authority of Thailand and Thai Football Association to ask the Thai team to
compete against the Australian team on November 16 as their initial match. This
will start at 7.45 p.m. As a result, the match between China and Brazil will be
held at the Supachalasai Stadium in Bangkok instead.
The 700 Year Anniversary Stadium will be also be used for
the second round competition matches commencing on November 21.
HHH Corner - “On On!”
CH3, the oldest hash club (males) in Chiang Mai is picked
up from the Fish & Chip Shop, Ratchawitti Road (opp. Irish Pub) at 16.00
once every 2 weeks. Pick up can be arranged from Fish and Chips shop as well.
CSH3 is a mixed Saturday hash which is picked up from the
H3 Pub on Moon Mueng Road every Saturday at 15.30. Pick up can be arranged
from Fish and Chips shop as well.
CUMH3 is a male hash which runs from the Fish & Chip
Shop, Ratchawitti Road (opp. Irish Pub) every consecutive (from CH3) Tuesday.
Pick up is at 16.00.
BH3 is a female hash (Harriettes) that runs once a month
on the last Sunday of the month.
All information either from Fish and Chips, H3 or
“ONON” Pub. Or look at the websites at: http://www.thai-american.com/hhh/
It’s great fun and you surely get value for your money
plus you get to meet all the long-time expats here!