Mr. Bancha Pimsomboon, the director of Sport Authority of Thailand at Nakhon Ratchasima and acting the Secretary of Organizing Committee of the 24th SEA Games 2007, reveals that the Organizing Committee informed to coordinate center of the 24th SEA Games about the price of ticket for the opening ceremony of the 24th SEA Games 2007 on December 6 2007 at His Majesty the King’s 80th Birthday Anniversary Sport Complex from 6.00 pm – 8.00 pm and the closing ceremony on December 15 2007 and all sports already assigned which will start the selling from October 27 2007.
At coordinate center and government agencies in Nakhon Ratchasima, which the price of ticket as follows opening – closing ceremony ticket were 1,500 baht , 1,000 baht and 600 baht and the stadium had contain of 21,659 seats and we must separate around 5,000-6,000 seats for VIP guests. Ticket of any sports are as follows Athletes 50 Baht for all rounds, Swimming 100 baht per seat and 40 baht per cement seat, Badminton 20 baht except in final round 150 baht, Basketball 100 baht except in final round 150 baht, Snooker 100 Baht, Boxing 20 or 50 Baht, Sepak Takraw 100 Baht except in final round 150 Baht, Shooting 50 Baht, Taekwondo 50 Baht, Tennis 50 Baht for all round. Indoor Volleyball 150 Baht per seat and 40 or 100 Baht per cement seat, Beach Volleyball 100 Baht except in final round 150 Baht, weightlifting 50 Baht, Gymnastic 100 Baht per seat and 40 Baht per cement seat, Futsal 20,50 and 100 Baht, Muaythai 20,50 and 100 Baht, Dance Sport 150 Baht, Football 50,100,200,300,400 and 600 Baht. For 28 sports will open free watching which as follows Archery, Baseball, Bowling, Canoeing, Rowing, Cycling, Equestrian, Polo, Fencing, Golf, Handball, Hockey, Judo, Karatedo, Rugby Football, Squash, Sailing-Windsurfing, Skeet and Trap Shooting, Softball, Table Tennis, Triathlon, Wrestling, Wushu, Bodybuilding, Lawn Bowls, Petanque, Pencak Silat and Traditional Boat Race. For the students who wearing the uniform to watch the competition, will pay only 20 baht so which academy that teacher lead the student group to watch the competition, they can contact at coordination center of the 24th SEA Games, will get free charge, Mr. Bancha said. Dr. Sakchai Tapsuwan, the Chairman of Sports Technical Department in the Organizing Committee of the 24th SEA Games 2007, reveal that they investigated the venues after the flood became lower which the stadiums not damage until to improvement so he assured all training and competition venues will completed for system testing on November 15 2007. "I already informed to every sport association and some associations was response to testing the system which I assured all venues will complete within November 15 2007” the Chairman of Sports Technical Department said.
Source from Matichon Newspaper Date: October 24 2007