Thailand Lacrosse Association Extends Partnership Deal with IMPACT to 2013

Thailand Lacrosse Association announce the three years partnership deal with IMPACT exhibition, and convention center all the way to November 2013. Thailand Lacrosse Association currently use IMPACT’s Outdoor stadium (also known as Yamaha stadium) as their home field, and practice facility. The Yamaha stadium can seat up to 22,000 people with over 50 VIP boxes, the field is natural grass surface with flood lights for night games. The men’s and women’s national team will use this stadium as the home field to host visiting teams, as well as a championship game venue for the Thailand Lacrosse Invitational Tournament.

“We are excited to be a part of the early success, and achievement of the Thailand Lacrosse Association. Within such a short period of time, the TLA has won the hearts of so many Thai people with this exciting sport. We are honored to be a part of it, and looking forward to work with Payu and the TLA to continue to develop lacrosse in Thailand so that one day, we can be amongst the top teams in the world.” statement by Paul Kanjanapas, the Managing Director of IMPACT Exhibition Management Co. Ltd. about the partnership with the TLA.

“It is a winning partnership” said Payu Nerngchamnong, the president of Thailand Lacrosse Association “We’re delighted to extend our partnership with Impact, their professionalism and their facilities is second to no one in Thailand. We’re looking forward to work with Impact in the coming years toward the goal of hosting the ASPAC tournament as early as 2013. Having organization such as IMPACT support us on this journey from day one really help solidify level of progress we have achieved this past year.”

The ASPAC tournament is the regional tournament that’s held every 2 years, for the Asia Pacific Lacrosse Union (APLU) countries plus a few invited teams. Team Thailand will be participate in ASPAC for the first time next July in Auckland, New Zealand. They will compete along side regional team such as Japan, Hong Kong, Korea, New Zealand and Australia.

IMPACT Arena, Exhibition and Convention Center is managed by IMPACT Exhibition Management Co Ltd. The integrated venue management offering diversity of events with versatile facilities and services. The Exhibition and Convention Center is one of Asia’s largest and most modern exhibition, and convention center with an usable indoor space of over 140,000 sq. meters comprising a variety of venue sizes to meet all types of event requirements. IMPACT hosted several international sporting events such as the University Olympics, as well as Thailand Open Tennis tournament. For more information about IMPACT please visit:

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