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    Thailand's female national cyclist is armed and ready

    Guru, Catherine Faulder, Published on 04/08/2017

    » We sat down with Jutatip Maneephan (Beaze Za), the Thai national team's number one female cyclist who has won gold medals at both Asian Games and SEA Games. She will be going to the 29th SEA Games 2017 in Malaysia this month. Athletes are not made in a day and Beaze Za has been competing since her pre-teens. She's also now currently doing military service and working at the Weapon Production and Defence centre. To follow her in her cycling journey to the SEA games, or to learn more about her day-to-day life, do follow her on Facebook (fb.com/Jutatip-Maneephan).

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    A Kick of Sanzo

    Guru, Mika Apichatsakol, Published on 10/03/2017

    » Gregory Sanzo, 30, isn't the first foreigner to fall madly in love with our national martial arts to the point of moving here and making a career out of it. But he is a rare interesting one with a lot going on when he sets foot outside the famous Petchyindee Muay Thai Academy where he trains. Before becoming a professional fighter, this Houston native was serious about soccer and music, playing bass in a punk hardcore band under the same label as A Day to Remember, Victory Records. We catch up with the active athlete, musician and entrepreneur to learn about his moves in and out of the ring.

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    Thailand's first lady to sail the olympics

    Guru, Catherine Faulder, Published on 22/04/2016

    » Just last month, after a long week of challenging race conditions in Abu Dhabi, Kamolwan "Bam" Chanyim achieved her dream of becoming the first Thai woman to qualify for the Olympics sailing competition. Hers, a Laser Radial, was similar to what His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej used to sail. Inspired by our 20-year-old national athlete, Guru sat down with Bam to find out more about the young lady who made a momentous imprint on Thai sailing history.

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    Thai teen lives out her childhood dream

    Life, Yvonne Bohwongprasert, Published on 02/03/2017

    » Thita Lamsam's passion for figure skating has been pivotal to her becoming one of Thailand's most promising figure skaters.

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    Feeding the world

    Asia focus, Published on 02/04/2018

    » Alan Willits has been a busy man since he arrived in Singapore in mid-2014 to oversee the continued expansion in Asia Pacific of Cargill, one of the world's biggest agribusiness and commodities trading businesses.

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    Making politics palatable

    Guru, Pornchai Sereemongkonpol, Published on 23/06/2017

    » While you may already know about Shallow News in Depth — a very popular satirical news recap show on internet-based SpokeDark TV — and its co-hosts John Winyu and Por Mor, there's another person who's been very instrumental to its success. Her name is Janya "Rosie" Wongsurawat, John's older sister and Por Mor's wife, who graduated from Thammasat's Faculty of Journalism and Mass Communication. As the show's producer and SpokeDark's co-founder, she's the brains behind its many popular shows. We talked with Rosie about SpokeDark's origins and its new show, her thoughts on the government's efforts to regulate the media and, most importantly, her favourite quote by Uncle Tu.

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    The man who dresses the stars

    Muse, Pimchanok Phungbun Na Ayudhya, Published on 10/09/2016

    » Hailing from Thailand and becoming involved in the world-class cinematic industry, Lupt Utama is undeniably a rare talent. The UK-based Thai costume designer has made stylistic contributions to Bridget Jones: The Edge Of Reason (2004), Alexander (2004), House Of Saddam (2008), The Duchess (2008), Clash Of The Titans (2010), The Impossible (2012), The Lost City Of Z (2016) and Beauty And The Beast (2017).

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    Paddling power

    Guru, Muantawan Viboonnun, Published on 05/08/2016

    » Meet Paul Bunyaratavej, co-founder and managing director of SUP Station (sup-station.com), the centre of everything to do with Stand Up Paddle Boards (SUP), from lessons in paddling to selling the boards themselves. With years of experience in manufacturing boards for all kinds of sports, he decided to shift to solely concentrate on producing SUP boards, a new rising water sport in the last couple of years. This sparked his interest to take the sport seriously, even earning him the winning spot from the latest SUP competition in Pattaya. Guru had a chance to sit down with him to learn more about the art of SUP boards.

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    Triumph over tragedy

    Life, Yvonne Bohwongprasert, Published on 04/07/2016

    » At 29 years old, Pakistan-born Muniba Mazari has experienced more than most people would in a lifetime. The gutsy personality faced a tumultuous roller-coaster ride of misfortune that forced her to find a way to end an abusive marriage, coupled with a car accident that left her in a wheelchair eight years ago.

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    Aiming for gold

    Muse, Yvonne Bohwongprasert, Published on 25/06/2016

    » After clinching a historic World Cup gold medal in the women's skeet final at the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in April, national shooter Sutiya Jiewchaloemmit's otherwise poker face has taken on an exuberance.

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