We were very privileged to have H.E.Mr.Weeresak Kowsurat, Minister of Tourism and Sport, accepted his invitation to chair the Fun Run for the OCA Asian Games; which has been taken place on Sunday the 17th of June 2018 at a beautiful site of Hua-Mark, Sports Authority of Thailand
Specially attended at the said Fun Run were the Representatives of Olympic Council of Asia ; Maj.Gen.Charouck Arirachakaran, Vice President of Olympic Council of Asia; together with Mr.Nattavuth Ruengves , Deputy Governor of Sports Authority of Thailand; and Mr.Visanu laichapit, Director of Elite Sports Development Department; in addition to the Representatives of the National Sport Federations participating in the 18th Asian Games.
The main objective of Fun Run for the Asian Games is to promote the 18th Asian Games; which will be held in two main cities of Indonesia, namely Jakarta and Palembang from the 18th of August to the 2nd of September 2018
In addition to the said dignitaries were also a large crowd of people numbering more than 1,000 turned up to the site. In so doing, the crowd was split into 5 males and females groups, comprising below 15 years old, 16-30 years old; 31-40 years old; 41-45 years old; and above 50 years old; to run for a distance of 7.8 kilometers.
On this Fun Run Activity, the Olympic Council of Asia awarded a medal to the first three winners of each group, besides a T-Shirt and a Certificate specially designed and signed by Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahd Al-Sabah, President of the Olympic Council of Asia, by himself in recognition of completing the official fun run of the 18th Asian Games.
The Fun Run for the Asian Games could be considered a historic gathering that could be regarded as a significant event in history.