Home > The IOC > Members > Mr Nat INDRAPANA

Mr Nat INDRAPANA

Mr Nat INDRAPANA

Nat INDRAPANA
Entry in the IOC 1990
Country THA (Thailand)
Born 06 March 1938
Education
Diploma in Physical Education, Sydney Teachers' College, Australia (1963); Bachelor and Master of Science in Physical Education, California State University, United States of America (1969); Doctor of Philosophy in Physical Education, University of Alberta, Canada (1973)

Career
Dean, Faculty of Physical Education, Srinakharinwirot University (1975-1977); Vice-President, Srinakharinwirot University (1977-1987); Vice-Governor of Sports Authority of Thailand (1989-1996); Member of Mahidol University Council (1990-1994); Member of Thammasat University Council (1995-1997); Vice-President of Singha Corporation (1996-2007); Vice-Minister of Tourism and Sports (2007-2008); Member of Srinakharinwirot University Council (2007-)

Sports practised
Golf, swimming

Sports administration
Member of the Executive Committee (1977) then member (2002-) of the University Sports Board of Thailand; Secretary General of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) University Sports Council (six countries) (1980-1982); Deputy Secretary General of the National Olympic Committee of Thailand (1984-); Chairman, Sports Development and Improvement Committee, Southeast Asian Federation (1984-); Council member of the Asian Games Federation and of the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) (1978-); Chairman of the Technical Committee of the Organising Committee for the VIII Asian Games in Bangkok, Thailand (1978); Member of the Asian Sports Development Committee; President of the International Bowling Federation (Asian zone); Chairman of venues, Southeast Asian Games in Chiang Mai, Thailand (1995); Member of the Organising Committee for the XIII Asian Games in Bangkok (1998); Vice-President of the World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) (1999-2009); President of the Trap and Skeet Shooting Association of Thailand; Vice-President then President (2006-) of the Asian Trap and Skeet Shooting Federation; Member of the Board of the Sports Authority of Thailand (2002-2006)

Awards and distinctions
Honorary Doctor of Philosophy in Physical Education, Srinakharinwirot University, Thailand (2007); Honorary Doctor of Philosophy in Sports Science, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand (2011); Honorary Doctor of Philosohpy in Exercise and Sport Science, Burapha University, Thailand (2014)

IOC History
Member of the following Commissions: Eligibility (1992-1998), Radio and Television (1993-1996, 2002-2004), Coordination for the Games of the XXVII Olympiad, Sydney 2000 (1995-2000), Culture and Olympic Education (1999-), Coordination for the Games of the XXIX Olympiad, Beijing 2008 (2002-2008), Olympic Programme (2005-2013), Coordination for the 1st Summer Youth Olympic Games, Singapore 2010 (2008-2011), Coordination for the Games of the XXXI Olympiad, Rio 2016 (2010-); Evaluation for the Games of the XXXII Olympiad, Tokyo 2020 (2013)