Sepak Takraw tourney revived in East Pattaya

The people of Pattaya are happy now that they can play their favorite sport again.

Teens and seniors from across the Pattaya area came to Nongprue’s Nernplubwan Eu-athon arena for the Sepak Takraw Competition 2021.

The Dec. 5-6 tournament was broken into categories for the general public, adults over age 40 and kids under age 16.

Hopefuls from many communities came to the gym on Dec. 5 for the qualifiers, with the finals set for the next day. Nongprue Mayor Winai Inpitak handed out the trophies.

Sepak Takraw is a game played with a rattan ball and has 4 players on each team. The game is very popular in S.E.Asian countries.