Baan Dee Thee Din Dee 2 win mini golf tourney
10,000 baht awarded for hole in one
Baan Dee Thee Din Dee 2 won a recent mini golf competition
held at Inter Minigolf, held to celebrate the first ever hole in one at the
difficult 8th hole.
The competition winners and runners-up received free
tickets for more mini golf rounds, but the true winner, and the reason
behind the competition, was Chanikarn Poomyong, who earlier achieved a hole
in one and earned 10,000 baht for her feat.
Poomyong receives 10,000 baht for the first ‘Hole in One’ at the 8th
hole from Andre Savare.
In all, 10 teams entered the competition, with each
player hopeful of scoring another 10,000 baht cheque too, as Swiss managing
director Andre Savare and his wife Uthaivan, who have put their hearts into
building their dream course on the way to San Kamphaeng, said the hole in
one competition will be held daily on the 8th hole.
Competing teams came from Radio Thailand (first runner-up
at the end of the day), VR Group, Fokomo Makazine team (second runner-up),
Baan Dee Thee Din Dee 1, Baan Dee Thee Din Dee 2 (the champions), SP
Publishing, Chiangmai Mail, Now Magazine, and one more team made up from
Team winners were awarded free tickets for more mini golf
rounds, whilst individual winners took home cash prizes and trophies.
advice from all those watching was freely available!
As a ‘draw card’, 10,000 baht is hard to beat, and
the smile on winner Chanikarn Poomyong was a winner in itself.
Inter Minigolf Chiangmai is a world standard minigolf course appropriate
for all golf players. The course is located at Tambon Tonpao in San
Kamphaeng, Chiang Mai. For directions or information, call Manager Som on 0
Kids against drugs join gymnastic competition
The Institute of Physical Education Chiang Mai, jointly
with the Gymnastic Association of Thailand (GAT), held a basic gymnastic
competition for children against drugs on June 25-26 at Chiang Mai
municipality area, attended by children from 11 kindergarten schools
throughout the country.
gymnast shows her ability on balance beam and pad.
This competition was the 8th event in a series being held every four
months in different provinces, to offer children a chance to show their
gymnastic abilities and to encourage them to say No to drugs and pay more
attention to exercise. The attendants were children between 7-13 years, and
the competition was divided into four categories, floor exercise, pommel
horse, vault bucks and horse and balance beam and pad. All the children
competing received certificates and were graded into three levels.
Winner soccer competition narrows the field
Between June 25-26 at Chiang Mai’s 700 Year Anniversary
Stadium, 339 soccer players, 16-18 years old, from all northern provinces
vied for selection in the “The Winner” program, to represent Thailand in
the Asian students’ championship in Jakarta, Indonesia in September.
ready before selection.
There were 147 players selected out of 339 players in the
Northern region, from which 20 of the best players will be chosen. They will
be sent to Bangkok for a month to be trained about skill, health, discipline
and meditation, following which, the best 18 representatives for Thailand
will be selected.
Natdapen Aussawarak, senior producer of The Winner program said that this
selection was supported by Channel 3 and Broadcast Thai Television plus the
Thai Football Association. This program was to support new soccer players
and offer a chance for youths in different provinces to show their
Chiang Mai HHH Corner - “On On!”
CH3, the oldest hash club (males) in Chiang Mai runs on
Mondays every 2 weeks. If you need a lift from the Hash House Pub on Moon
Muang Road (corner of Soi 2) at 4 pm please Call 09 99 358 27 before 3 pm.
CUM H3 is a male run. Pick-up every Tuesday at 4 pm from
Fish ‘n Chip Shop, Ratchawitti Road (opposite Irish Pub). A fun run for
males. No committee.
CSH3 is a mixed hash. Runs every Saturday. Pick up from
Hash House Pub on Moon Muang Road (corner of Soi 2) at 3.30 pm.
Chiang Mai’s Happy H3 is a new club with a mixture of
traditional values and progressive thinking. Very democratic, good runs and
“on on’s” guaranteed. On on on at Clubroom. Pick-up from Fish ‘n
Chip Shop, Ratchawitti Road, 4 p.m. every Saturday.
BH3 female hash (Harriettes) runs once a month on the
last Sunday of the month. Pickup from Hash House Pub on the corner of Soi 2
at Moon Muang Rd. is at 3.30 p.m. during the winter and 4 p.m. during the
For more information visit:
It’s great fun and you surely get value for your money
plus you get to meet all the long-time expats here!
Chiang Mai Pool league