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Sports Day celebrated in Thailand

16.12.2019 186 просмотров

The holiday appeared in the state calendar of the country in 1986.

Occasion  was the anniversary of an important event in the sports life of Thailand: King Bhumibol Adulyadej won a gold medal in sailing. The triumph with the monarch was shared by his eldest daughter, who was a member of the crew of the yacht.

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One of the main purposes of the holiday - increase information of people about the importance and value of sport. Every year, award ceremonies for outstanding Thai athletes and sports associations, exhibitions dedicated to sports, various games and performances are held in the country on this day.

The country develops and supports both traditional Thai and many Western sports. The most & nbsp; is the national contact martial art - Thai boxing. Athletes in Thailand occupy leading positions in world rankings and championships in this discipline.

Tennis, badminton, football, volleyball and snooker are popular in the country.

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