ASEAN First Medals from the Beijing 2008 Olympics

Today, Sunday is when the ASEAN Community took home its first 3 Medals from the Beijing 2008 Olympics – One Gold, One Silver, and One Bronze from Thailand, VietNam, and Indonesia respectively.

These are all from the Weightlifting competition. Thailand’s JAROENRATTANATARAKOON Prapawadee won Gold Medal for the Women’s 53kg Weightlifting and two from the Men’s 56kg Weightlifting category by HOANG Anh Tuan of VietNam who won Silver and IRAWAN Eko Yuli of Indonesia who won Bronze Medal.

Congratulations to the Athletes, to their Nations, and to the ASEAN People!! GO FOR GOLD!

See the latest and updated tally for ASEAN only at Asia’s Perfect 10.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *