On 25July 2021, H.E. Ambassador Singtong Lapisatepun congratulated “Tennis” Panipak Wongpattanakit on her legendary victory, winning the first gold medalist for Thailand at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic.
Ambassador Singtong expressed his sincere congratulations on her success that made a new page of history for the Thai taekwondo. Her relentlessness and perseverance brought the national pride and inspiration for the whole country.
He also expressed his full support for Mr. Thana Chaiprasit, Chef de Mission of Thailand Olympic Team, and the taekwondo team members who did their very best during the Games. He emphasised the Embassy’s continued support during Tokyo Olympics 2020for all 42 Thai athletes competing in 16 sports and the team staffs.