Windsurfing Comes to Pattaya
Jomtien beach holds Thailand Windsurfing Championship
At the Jomtien water sports field, the deputy mayor of Pattaya Mr. Wuttipol Charoenpol, opened the 2017 Thailand windsurfing championship and the Pattaya international windsuring cup.
The national competitions are seen as precursor to the upcoming SEA Games in Malaysia which will be held in August.
The executive secretary of the Windsurf Association of Thailand, Mr. Pattana Bunsawat attended the opening ceremony for the competitions in Jomtien which saw windsurfers from 10 countries compete. The international competitors came from Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, India, Cambodia, Hong Kong, South Korea, Philippines, Thailand and even from as far afield as Italy.