Thailand at the 1976 Summer Olympics

Thailand At The 1976 Summer Olympics

Olympics Thailand
Olympics Thailand Less

Thailand at the 1976 Summer Olympics

to get instant updates about 'Thailand At The 1976 Summer Olympics' on your MyPage. Meet other similar minded people. Its Free!


All Updates

Thailand competed at the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal, Canada. 42 competitors, 39 men and 3 women, took part in 33 events in 11 sports.

The country won their first Olympic medal, a bronze for boxing's Payao Poontarat. It became the third Southeast Asian country to win the first Olympic medal after the Philippines (won a bronze for swimming in 1928) and Singapore (won a silver in 1960 in weightlifting). It took 20 years until Thailand won its first gold medal in Atlanta, also in the boxing.




Women's Individual Competition:
  • Am. Kaewbaidhoon — 2282 points (→ 18th place)

Men's Individual Competition:


Men's 4x100 metres Relay
* Heat — 40.53s
* Semi Finals — 40.68s (→ did not advance)


Men's Light Flyweight (–48 kg)
  • Payao Poontarat
    1. First round — Defeated , 4:1
    2. Second round — Defeated , 3:2
    3. Quarterfinals — Defeated , 4:1
    4. Semifinals — Lost to , RSC-2 → Bronze Medal

Men's Flyweight (–51 kg)

No feeds found

Posting your question. Please wait!...


Olympics Thailand
No messages found
Suggested Pages
Tell your friends >
about this page
 Create a new Page
for companies, colleges, celebrities or anything you like.Get updates on MyPage.
Create a new Page
 Find your friends
  Find friends on MyPage from