KKUIC sends representative to join athletes join for “Rajamangala Games 35”
On Saturday the 4th of June 2016 Rajamangala University of Technology Thonburi organized the massive opening ceremony of the Higher Education Staff Sports Competition with the mascot being a rice grain. This mascot reflects the friendly welcome and richness. Visitors are welcomed with a beautiful logo of the competition. This logo shows the Olympic fire and the flower of the Rajamangala University of Technology Tanyaburi.
The 35th Rajamangala Games is hosted by Rajamangala University of Technology, Thonburi welcoming Khon Kaen University as one of the 64 educational institutions which has sent 277 athletes to join the other 6,140 contestants in 17 sports categories. Khon Kaen University has sent athletes to compete in 15 different sports categories to compete for 413 gold medals. KKUIC support staff, Mr. Wirat Wanjing, joined Sepak trakor and won the first prize and got gold medal for male team and the third prize and got copper medal for the team with age over 40 years old.
The athletes are welcomed to the competition by Prof. Dr. Somkit Lertpairut, Chairman of the University Sports Management Committee of Thailand and the opening ceremony was presented by Miss Aporn Kaenwong, Secretary of the Higher Education Commission who presided over the opening ceremony.
Football is the first sport that was played by the team of Khon Kaen University. Mr. Santi Racha reported that KKU won the first round and is through to the next round by winning with 3-0 from Maeyo. The first goals was made by number 7 Palmy, the second by number 7 Boy, and the third by number 8 Jack. This enabled Khon Kaen University to go through to the move to the next round in which it will play against the King Monkut Institute of Technology Lat Krabang team on Sunday the 5th of June. They will play at the football field number 5 at 10:00.
DATE : (21-06-2016)