On Sunday,the 24th of June 2018, at the National Stadium (Suphachalasai), H.E.Gen.Prawit Wongsuwan , President of the National Olympic Committee of Thailand, Chaired the opening of “Walk – Run – Olympic Day 2018” participated by more than 10,000 people.
The 2018 Olympic Day activities were organized in the distances of 5 and 10 kilometers attended by 2,000 and 10,000 people respectively.
Attended at the site were H.E. Mr.Weerasak Kowsurate, Minister of Tourism and Sports and Maj.Gen.Charouck Arirachakaran, Vice President & Secretary General of NOCT. Others included Distinguished Guests from the National Sport Federations, in addition 9 Retired Olympic Medalists.
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For others; who were joining the Olympic Day 2018 to promote health and active lifestyle, would be able to receive an international Olympic Committee (IOC) Certificate
On this occasion, H.E.Gen.Prawit Wongsuwon said many thanks to the Organizing Committee on having done a good job in attracting more people to exercise and to maximize their healthy lifestyle .
Meanwhile, Dr.Supitr Samahito, Director of Thailand Olympic Academy, led a number of students from several physical institutes to
join in this activity as well. Also activated at the site was a promotional booth of knowledge in Olympic strategies which included Olympic culture and education activities with great illustrations and displays ,the crowd expressed their delights and admiration.