Thai-Lao Bodybuilding Friendship
|August 7, 2007|
Mr Pakpong Kriangsak, (seated-left) President of Southeast Asian Bodybuilding and Fitness Federation and President of Thai Bodybuilding Association, is seen with Mr Somphou Pongsa, (seated-right) Vice President of Laotian National Sports Committee, during his special visit to Laos. Objective of the visit is to invite Laotian bodybuilding team to train in Bangkok under Mr Pakpong’s personal budget for the 24th SEA Games organised in Thailand later this year.
Also seen in photo are Mr Sitthi Charoenrith (standing – far left); a 2-time World Bodybuilding and Asian Games Champion, Mr Sugree Supawareekul, (standing - 3rd from left) Secretary General of Thai Bodybuilding Association, Mr Bounmy Bannavong, (standing - 3rd from right), President of Laos Bodybuilding Federation, Mr Sengphone Phonh Amath, (standing - 2nd from right) Director General of the Elite Sports Department and members of Laotian Sports Committee.
UPDATE: The President of the Asian Bodybuilding and Fitness Federation (ABBF) Mr. Paul Chua would like to thank the President of the South East Asian Bodybuilding and Fitness Federation (SEABBF), Mr. Douglas Latchford a.k.a Khun Pakpong Kriangsak and his Secretary, Mr. Sugree Supawarikul for their diligent hard work in getting Laos to be affiliated to the International Federation of Bodybuilding & Fitness (IFBB) and to the ABBF.