16 May 2018
Brazilian appreciates Muaythai
During 1-5 May 2018, Mrs. Makawadee Sumitmor, Deputy Director-General of Department of Information, Ministry of Foreign Affairs together with Thailand Foundation and the Royal Thai Embassy in Brasilia led Muaythai performers from Lanna Fighting Muaythai Camp to perform Ancient Muaythai Show at the Muaythai training camps and Youth Center in Rio De Janeiro and the Thai Festival held by the Royal Thai Embassy in Brasilia in Sao Paulu. The Muaythai performers also had the opportunity in performing Ancient Muaythai Show at the Sao Paulo Television Program on Thailand.
On this occasion, Mrs. Makawadee Sumitmor met with Vice Chairman of the Brazilian Olympic Committee and discussed on the inclusion of Muaythai in the Olympic Games, which the Brazilian side expressed its readiness to consider supporting Muaythai to be included in the Olympic Games.