Taekwondo Association of Thailand Awarded for Decades of Achievements


Wins more honors than any other Thai sport federation


BANGKOK, Thailand (Feb. 9, 2023) – The Taekwondo Association of Thailand has won four honors for its decades of achievements by the Sport Press Association of Thailand - more than any other Thai sport federation.


In a ceremony held by the media organization at the Akshara King Power Theater, the following were honored:


  • Sport Association of the 3rd Decade: Taekwondo Association of Thailand

  • Sports Man of the 2nd Decade: Pimol Srivikorn

  • The Moment of the 3rd Decade, Memories of the Decade: Coach Youngseok Choi

  • Athlete of the 3rd Decade, Golden Player: Panipak Wongpattanakit


Mr. Pimol Srivikorn is president of the Taekwondo Association of Thailand and sits on the WT Council.


Panipak Wongpattanakit is arguably the most dominant player in her category, the W-49kg: She is an Olympic champion, Youth Olympic champion, double World champion, and nine-times Grand Prix gold medalist. Youngseok Choi is her coach.


“I offer my sincere congratulations to the Taekwondo Association of Thailand for winning these decades' worth of honors,” said WT President Chungwon Choue. "This shows the achievements of Taekwondo Association of Thailand under the leadership of Pimol Srivikorn."