... City, Fukuoka Prefecture, and his accompanying sports delegation at the Embassy. Both sides discussed various areas of cooperation between Thailand and Kita-Kyushu, be they seaport, education, industrial estate and sports.
During the Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games, Kita-Kyushu was also a host town for table tennis and taekwondo athletes from Thailand. On this occasion, Mr. MIURA congratulated on the success of Ms. Panipak Wongpattanakit, the Thai Taekwondo gold medalist in Tokyo Olympics, who participated in a training camp in Kita-Kyushu in preparation for the Games.
Minister Prangtip thanked ...
... inaugurated for the first time at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games. Ms.Sujirat POOKKHAM received a silver medal from women’s singles WH1 category a bronze from women’s doubles WH with her partner, Ms. Amnouy WETWITHAN.Ms. Khwansuda PHUANGKITCHA, a taekwondo athlete, also won a bronze medal in the Women K44 -49kg. event.
Ambassador Singtong regarded them as heroes who have brought pride and joy to the people of Thailand. He also commended about the success of the wheelchair racing team who won the most medals for the Thai Paralympics Team. Lastly, he expressed his sincere appreciation for their relentless perseverance which shows in their excellent performances and brought a great honour to the nation.